NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,287 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- manual healing
- listen (MAN-yoo-ul HEE-ling)
- A type of therapy in which the therapist moves or manipulates one or more parts of the patient’s body. It may be used to treat pain, stress, anxiety, and depression, and for general well-being. Examples include chiropractic treatments, physical therapy, and massage therapy. Also called manipulative and body-based practice and physical touch methods.