Effect of Hijama on the blood
Cupping increases red blood cells, white blood cells and change acid blood into alkaline or neutral and leads to purification of the blood. Hijama (cupping) removes all of the toxins from the local area and causes symptomatic relief and stimulates the lymphatic system. It also encourages fresh circulating blood which delivers healing nutrients and oxygen to the affected tissue, thus providing healing and resolution. Hijama (cupping therapy) significantly affects the levels of certain immune cells, it may exert local inflammatory response which stimulate healing and may induce an anti-inflammatory response.