As a result of scientific studies, it has become one of the most applied procedures in Complementary Medicine clinics today due to its detoxifying, peripheral perfusive and acupuncturic effects. Although many world-renowned names have announced that they have made the cupping called “Wet Cupping Therapy” intermittently, the attention of Michael Phelps, who received 6 gold and 2 bronze medals in the 2004 Olympics, and the title of the athlete who won the highest number of medals in one Olympics in history, is again the attention of this treatment. has attracted.
The oldest written source about cupping in history is BC. Cupping and its benefits are described in Ebers Papyrus dating back to 3000 years. Hippocrates, who is considered to be the founder of modern medicine. 460-377 and Galen M.S. They used cupping treatment between 131-210 years. In the 6th century, our prophet “The best thing you are cured of is cupping.” He said, and it is rumored that he made cupping 47-48 times during his life and advised his ummah to do this method of treatment. It was frequently applied to his patients by the best physicians of the period such as Ibni Sina in 1000 years, Ahmet el Mardani and Ebul Kasım El Zahravi. In Ottoman, every person from the palace had cupping made 3-4 times a year. It is known that Napolyan Bonaparte made cupping and leeches for himself and his soldiers more than 10 times a year.