The idea is that you can use the pressure from your fingertips to relieve common ailments without having to use any medication.
I must admit, I am a skeptic when it comes to these kinds of things. But after using the last of my sinus medication, I decided it couldn’t hurt to try the magazine’s tips for relieving sinus headaches.
It worked! It felt awful while I was putting pressure on those spots, but as soon as I lifted my fingers, I could feel my sinuses draining and my headache felt better.
Obviously, for persistent aches and pains and other ailments, you should talk to your doctor. But for a quick, cheap fix for the common stuff, acupressure wasn’t a bad option.