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Talk:Cupping

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Nothing[edit]

There's nothing in the article currently that debunks it. Possible resources: QuackWatch, http://www.skepdic.com/cupping.html When I read the word "Cupping" I tend to think of the episode of Friends where Chandler gets molested by Joey's tailor--"That's how they measure for pants!" --Sethpeck (talk) 17:02, 10 November 2011 (UTC)

Another one[edit]

http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/health/popular-treatment-known-as-cupping-therapy-leaves-man-with-seven-holes-in-his-back/news-story/33b979706858045dc7fcce1523772084 Fuzzy. Cat. Potato! (talk/stalk) 07:31, 25 June 2016 (UTC)

And this is why, where it's used in the BDSM community, practitioners often start with something to the effect of "this doesn't have any medical use, it just feels good... oh, and don't leave these on for too long or bad things could happen."98.114.228.126 (talk) 19:48, 26 June 2018 (UTC)

Systematic review finds it's bullshit[edit]

http://s3.amazonaws.com/academia.edu.documents/37805626/Cupping_for_Treating_Pain.pdf?AWSAccessKeyId=AKIAJ56TQJRTWSMTNPEA&Expires=1466996088&Signature=UQuJW56KniYfi4BH7Zh%2B9zQGknA%3D&response-content-disposition=inline%3B%20filename%3DCupping_for_Treating_Pain.pdf Cømяade FυzzчCαтPøтαтø (talk/stalk) 01:55, 27 June 2016 (UTC)

Undeniable proof that it improves bloodflow[edit]

Internal bleeding is an improvement, right? Narky SawtoothNarky.png (Nyar~) 21:00, 8 August 2016 (UTC)

The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine finds that cupping works[edit]

Expect to see this widely reported. FᴜᴢᴢʏCᴀᴛPᴏᴛᴀᴛᴏ, Esϙᴜɪʀᴇ (talk/stalk) 00:11, 30 August 2016 (UTC)

TL;DR Reverend Black Percy (talk) 08:06, 30 August 2016 (UTC)