Glossary of terms

Here’s a guide to assist you in understanding the meaning of the terminology used by CBHS.

  • Acupuncture

    Acupuncture involves inserting fine needles into specific points on the skin – or applying various other techniques to the acupuncture points – to restore balance and encourage the body to heal itself. Scientific.. Read more

    Acupuncture involves inserting fine needles into specific points on the skin – or applying various other techniques to the acupuncture points – to restore balance and encourage the body to heal itself. Scientific studies have shown the potential for acupuncture to be effective in treating many disorders.

    It is an Alternative therapy and can be claimable from the appropriate levels of Extras Cover. Providers must meet the Australian Government‘s Private Health Insurance (Accreditation) Rules 2011.

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    Alternative therapy needles
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  • Massage

    Massage is the manipulation of superficial and deeper layers of muscle and connective tissue to enhance function, aid in the healing process, and promote relaxation and well-being. Providers must meet the Australian Government‘s.. Read more

    Massage is the manipulation of superficial and deeper layers of muscle and connective tissue to enhance function, aid in the healing process, and promote relaxation and well-being. Providers must meet the Australian Government‘s Private Health Insurance (Accreditation) Rules 2011

    Tags:
    Alternative therapy
    See also:
    Extras Cover

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