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Fire Cupping

Fire Cupping

This post explains briefly what Fire Cupping is. Although here at Qaya Clinic we do not offer fire cupping as we prefer using a manual pump to create a suction with STERILE AND DISPOSABLE CUPS. The issues that we find with fire cupping is that you cannot control the...

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Hijama for Hair Loss and Alopecia

Hijama for Hair Loss and Alopecia

Male pattern baldness is one of the most common forms of hair loss that happens in men. It is also known as genetic hair loss or alopecia androgenic. Hair loss normally happens slowly; usually, they start to notice a bald spot on the crown of the scalp. Depending on...

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Hijama for Lower Back Pain

Hijama for Lower Back Pain

Cupping is a form of alternative medicine that does not use the ingestion or use of any medicines. Therefore, the risks that are involved considerably lower than others, and there are little to no side effects that can occur. If you find yourself in pain and have used...

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Herbs and Supplements for Fibromyalgia

Herbs and Supplements for Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition characterized by a combination of widespread pain in the muscles, tendons, ligaments, fatigue, and multiple tender points on the body. Tender points are specific areas that are painful or tender when pressure is applied,...

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5 Mental Benefits of Exercise

5 Mental Benefits of Exercise

The Psychological Benefits of Exercise Most of us know the many physical benefits of exercise: weight control, lower blood pressure, reduced risk of diabetes, and increased energy, just to name a few. But what about the psychological benefits of exercise? From easing...

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Hijama For Back Pain

Hijama For Back Pain

Overview Eight out of 10 people will suffer from back or neck pain at some point in their life. Acute pain is abrupt, intense pain that subsides after a period of days or weeks. However, some people continue to suffer from pain that continues despite nonsurgical or...

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Snacking Could Damage Your Health

Snacking Could Damage Your Health

Only until relatively recently in human evolution have we eaten three meals plus snacks every day. Breakfast simply didn’t exist for large parts of history. The Romans, for example, didn’t eat it – usually consuming only one meal around midday – breakfast was actively...

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Hijama Sunnah Days 2021

Hijama Sunnah Days 2021

Sunnah Days for Hijama Upcoming Dates 2021 January Fri 1st • Sun 3rd • Tue 5th • Sat 30th — February Mon 1st • Wed 3rd — March Mon 1st • Wed 3rd • Fri 5th • Tue 30th — April Thu 1st • Sat 3rd • Thu 29th — May Sat 1st • Mon 3rd • Sat 29th • Mon 31st — June Sun 27th •...

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Covid 19’s Impact on Fitness

Covid 19’s Impact on Fitness

How the pandemic has shaped the future of wellbeing What hasn’t changed this year? More of us are working remotely than ever before. We’ve learned to juggle homeschooling, cooking, and caretaking. We’ve adjusted the way that we live in order to prioritize our health...

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Coronavirus – Should I Start Taking Vitamin D?

Coronavirus – Should I Start Taking Vitamin D?

What is the advice? With more people staying indoors during the pandemic, some may have been deprived of vitamin D. Normally, many of us get it by spending time outside. Our skin makes it when exposed to the sun. The NHS says people should consider taking 10...

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Hijama Cupping for PCOS Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Hijama Cupping for PCOS Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Hijama Cupping therapy can help by healing problems in the reproductive systems that can be the cause of infertility. These are some of the possible effects of the therapy: Induces ovulation and helps when women do not ovulate or have anovulatory cycles Cures...

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Hijama Cupping Therapy for Back Pain and Aches

Hijama Cupping Therapy for Back Pain and Aches

Hijama Cupping for Back Pain and Aches Cupping therapy (Al-Hijama): It's impact on persistent non-specific lower back pain and client disability Low back pain is a common musculoskeletal disorder affecting 80% of people at some point in their lives. It is the most...

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Facial Cupping Hijama

Facial Cupping Hijama

What is facial cupping hijama in Birmingham? Cupping is an alternative therapy that uses suction cups to stimulate your skin and muscles. It can be done on your face or body. Our clinic is based in Birmingham, UK. The suction promotes increased blood circulation,...

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Hijama Cupping For Fertility

Hijama Cupping For Fertility

Having children is a major life changing event. They can be a bundle of joy and at the very same time, they make you want to pull out all your hair and drive you crazy. However no matter how difficult children can be, parents should be very grateful they are even able...

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Female Hijama

Female Hijama

Female Hijama PractitionerHIJAMA for ladies Female Hijama Cupping(cupping) is a method of treatment in which a cup is put on various points of the body and reflex zones usually on the back, abdomen or legs to cause local congestion through a negative pressure created...

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Hijama Benefits

Hijama Benefits

Benefits of Hijama Cupping Therapy Spiritual Benefits: From a religious perspective Hijama is a practice that has more benefits than we can logically comprehend. It was extensively recommended by the prophet Muhammad (pbuh) and also has strong recommendations in...

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8 Health Benefits of Green Tea

8 Health Benefits of Green Tea

8 Health Benefits of Green Tea Are: Relaxation & Improves Brain Function: Green tea is a source of a catechin called epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG). This catechin has a relaxing effect on us and calms us. Green tea also contains caffeine. It acts as a stimulant...

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Hijama Sunnah Points

Hijama Sunnah Points

There are total 9 points of the body where prophet Muhammad Sallallahoo Alaihi Wa Sallam were performed hijama. These are the sunnah points of hijama. In gazawah khybre while our beloved prophet Muhammad s.a.w.sallam was poisoned, he took hijama at 3 point on the...

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Why You Should Fast Before Hijama Cupping

Why You Should Fast Before Hijama Cupping

Most may have gathered by now that Hijama (cupping) is a treatment that generally involves the removal of waste from the body, during which a small amount of blood is often extracted too. Similarly to blood tests and blood donation, it has a relative physiological...

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Hijama For Sciatica Nerve Pain

Hijama For Sciatica Nerve Pain

Sciatica is a distressingly common condition normally associated with a variety of unpleasant sensations, such as bolts of pain shooting down one leg or a persistent ache in the lower back or hip area. For some, sciatica can be triggered by drastic physiological...

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Hijama Cupping Covid 19 Coronavirus

Hijama Cupping Covid 19 Coronavirus

Hijama Cupping Covid 19 Coronavirus We re-open 6th June 2020 Please wear a face-cover to appointments Please do not bring family, friends or children to the appointment - sorry! Please tell us of any Covid-19 symptoms when booking the appointment, and before and after...

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The Top 10 Benefits of Regular Exercise

The Top 10 Benefits of Regular Exercise

The Top 10 Benefits of Regular Exercise Exercise is defined as any movement that makes your muscles work and requires your body to burn calories. There are many types of physical activity, including swimming, running, jogging, walking and dancing, to name a few. Being...

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Why Should I Fast Before Hijama Wet Cupping?

Why Should I Fast Before Hijama Wet Cupping?

Most may have gathered by now that Hijama (cupping) is a treatment that generally involves the removal of waste from the body, during which a small amount of blood is often extracted too. Similarly to blood tests and blood donation, it has a relative physiological...

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Benefits of Flax Seed

Benefits of Flax Seed

Some call it one of the most powerful plant foods on the planet. There’s some evidence it may help reduce your risk of heart disease, cancer, stroke, and diabetes. That’s quite a tall order for a tiny seed that’s been around for centuries. Flaxseed was cultivated in...

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Hijama Sunnah Days 2020

Hijama Sunnah Days 2020

January Sun 12., Tue 14., Thu 16 — February Tue 11., Thu 13., Sat 15. — March Thu 12., Sat 14., Mon 16. — April Sat 11., Mon 13., Wed 15. 1st RAMADAN: Fri 24. May Sun 10., Tue 12., Thu 14. 27. Ramadan: 19. & Eid ul Fitr: 24. June Tue 09., Thu 11., Sat 13. — July...

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Cupping Hijama For Neck Pain

Cupping Hijama For Neck Pain

Abstract Objectives Neck pain is a significant condition that is second only to depression as a cause of years lived with disability worldwide. Thus, identifying and understanding effective treatment modalities for neck pain is of heightened importance. This...

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10 Things You Should Know About Hijama Cupping

10 Things You Should Know About Hijama Cupping

Wet cupping (hijama) is a fast-disappearing practice, which is a shame as it was highly recommended by the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) and continues to offer many health benefits. The premise of Islamic medicine is faith in Allah the Exalted and...

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Sunnah Hijama Dates January 2020

Sunnah Hijama Dates January 2020

Each month we publish the Sunnah Dates as published by the Saudi Press Agency, by the Moroccan Ministry of Awqaf and by the ICOUK. There are differences of opinion about sighting of the new moon. We do not decide who is right nor impose one opinion over others. We...

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Hijama Cupping Sunnah

Hijama Cupping Sunnah

The act of performing Hijama (cupping) is a Sunnah of the Prophet Muhammad (Allah’s peace be upon him) and it is extensively reported in a wide collection of authentic ahadith. Its practice is strongly recommended and emphasized in a number of narrations. The practice...

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Benefits of Cupping

Benefits of Cupping

Benefits Of Cupping 1. Improves Blood Flow     Cupping can improve the flow of qi (pronounced Chi) and blood. R R R For example, in smokers wet cupping can increase oxygen levels in the blood. R It may help with arrhythmias and Coronary Artery Disease (CAD). R Wet...

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Benefits of Tumeric – The Golden Spice

Benefits of Tumeric – The Golden Spice

Turmeric is a plant that has a very long history of medicinal use, dating back nearly 4000 years. In Southeast Asia, turmeric is used not only as a principal spice but also as a component in religious ceremonies. Because of its brilliant yellow colour, turmeric is...

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Hijama Cupping for Depression

Hijama Cupping for Depression

Depression is a mental illness, which one should not confuse with the short-term emotional distress, anxiety attacks or feeling low, which also are constituents of depression. Anyone can feel low for a brief period of time, or have anxiety attacks once in a while, but...

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Hijama Cupping (Quick Explanation)

Hijama Cupping (Quick Explanation)

OUR Unique Features: UK Certified Hijama/Cupping Therapist Check Up through Quantum Magnetic Resonance Analyzer Imported & Disposable Cups /Strict Universal cross infection procedure Hijama Hijama or cupping therapy is an Islamic medical practice used for pain...

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Hijama For High Blood Pressure

Hijama For High Blood Pressure

Hijama for High Blood Pressure We treat high blood pressure frequently with Hijama at the LCC. High blood pressure has been proven to contribute to heart attacks, strokes, heart failure, kidney disease and eye disease. Scientific studies clearly demonstrate that...

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Our radio interview with the BBC

Our radio interview with the BBC

WE PROVIDE HIJAMA AND CUPPING ACROSS BIRMINGHAM, WALSALL, DUDLEY, STOURBRIDGE, OLDBURY, WOLVERHAMPTON, COVENTRY, LEAMINGSTON SPA, SOLIHULL, TELFORD, AND SUTTON COLDFIELD INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS:   Acocks Green, Alum Rock, Aston, Balsall Heath, Birmingham...

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Hijama in Ramadan

Hijama in Ramadan

Many people wish to reap the benefits of cupping hijama when fasting, whether it be to treat ill health or to simply emulate the actions of the prophet Muhammed (PBUH). Many questions arise around this topic and the aim of this article is to expand and clarify the...

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Why Does Pain Occur?

Why Does Pain Occur?

Why does pain occur? The mechanism of pain explained Pain is an unpleasant and distressing physical sensation caused by disease or injury, which induces hurt and anxiety in those suffering from it. There are many different manifestations of pain, ranging from short...

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Difference Between Wet and Dry Cupping

Difference Between Wet and Dry Cupping

Difference Between Wet and Dry Cupping Hijama Cupping is one of the core therapeutic procedures in medical history. Hippocrates recommended cupping for a large number of acute and chronic ailments. Important reflexology zones for cupping therapy, the so-called 'Head's...

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Top 5 Benefits of Hijama

Top 5 Benefits of Hijama

Hijama (Cupping) Therapy originated around 5000 years ago. Greek, Arab, Indian, Chinese, Turkish and many other cultures have known and used its healing powers for many years. No wonder Hijama has been strongly recommended by our beloved Prophetﷺ. Narrated Abu...

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7 Benefits of Wet Cupping

7 Benefits of Wet Cupping

Wet Cupping Therapy is an alternative medicine which is being used for ages, now it has got popularity again because the western part of the world found it helpful in many diseases and some people do it for the wellbeing. It helps us in many ways like: Pain...

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Hijama Cupping for Weight Loss

Hijama Cupping for Weight Loss

USE OF HIJAMA (CUPPING) FOR EFFECTIVE WEIGHT LOSS In a generation when physical fitness is given topmost attention, people are always on the lookout for the newest and most effective means for weight loss. Hijama or cupping, the method of placing cups and creating...

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5 Things You Should Know About Hijama Cupping

5 Things You Should Know About Hijama Cupping

Have you ever wondered what was that much sensationalized the bruise marks on your favourite athletes’ body? Journalists and internet are abuzz with a lot of inaccurate information. So, here let's set the record straight. The marks are caused by Hijama cupping...

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Hijama Cupping as Therapy and Medicine

Hijama Cupping as Therapy and Medicine

Cupping (hijama) has been practised for over 7000 years and can be traced back to the ancient Egyptians, Babylonians and ancient Chinese civilisations. It pre-dates the revelation of the Qur'an, but its practice has been firmly established by the Sunnah and encouraged...

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Cupping For Anxiety & Depression

Cupping For Anxiety & Depression

Cupping for Anxiety and Depression Feelings of sadness and anxiety at some time or the other are very common in people of all ages. But, when these feelings last for longer periods and are accompanied by suicidal thoughts and tendencies along with other symptoms, the...

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Providing Wet and Dry Hijama Cupping

Hijama Cupping in Birmingham, Smethwick, Walsall, Wednesbury and all local areas, get in touch if you require cupping. Our clinic is based in Birmingham City Centre.

Our clinicians are fully insured and experienced

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