Dr. Sheikh Muhammad Ishtiaq/Dr. Hakim Asif Iqbal
╓ij┐mah reinvigorate blood circulation in human body. It is useful for almost all diseases, viz, migraine, headache for different reasons, dizziness, fatigue, stiffness of muscles, stiff or swollen joint, ulcer, problems associated with diabetes, high blood pressure, psychological disorders, some cases of paralysis, Backache, gout, constipation, digestive problems, loss of appetite, insomnia problems etc. Signs and traces of ╓ij┐mah Treatment are found some 3500 years back. But, about its pioneers history is vague. This is probably due to the fact that almost every nation practiced the ╓ij┐mah treatment sooner or later. However, it is quite interesting that the first documented proof of Cupping Therapy (╓ij┐mah) is found in the teachings of Muhammad (saw), who said: “The best medical treatment you apply is ╓ij┐mah”. This article aims to root out the traces of ╓ij┐mah Practice in age-old communities and regions, discuss about its importance in the light of the sayings and practices of Ras┴lull┐h (PBUH), describe its method and mention some of the cupping points useful for fatal diseases.