noun. a type of contributory and optional medication for which stress is placed on by hand via fingers or thumbs to spots on the person to soothe aches, offer remedy to signs of ailments or poor health, or benefit all-around wellness.

ACUPRESSURE: "Amanda has utilized acupressure for years to help manage the symptoms of her fibromyalgia."
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