Olympic Athletes Use Cupping Therapy to Enhance Performance

Read this article by Melissa Fares, reporter from Reuters in New York on star American athletes using cupping therapy to improve their Olympic performance.

And this article by Alice Park from TIME magazine for a more detailed article on U.S. champion swimmer Michael Phelps use of cupping.

Or read about NBA athletes also getting treatment using cupping therapy.

Or read this article by Mark Gollom, reporter for CBC News for a perspective on cupping that says there is “very little evidence to support it”, along with quotes from Dr. Ling inviting those with a western-based view on medicine to “keep an open mind” on health modalities that have been applied successfully for millenia.

Dr. Mee Lain Ling
dr.meelainling@gmail.com