Tuina is a form of massage therapy used in China and as part of Chinese Medicine. It is based on Chinese Medicine theory and works through massage of acupoints and meridians as well as muscle groups and musculoskeletal joints in the body. It is sometimes referred to as Acupressure. Tuina differs from other massage systems in that it can be used for general well-being and relaxation, but also for treating musculoskeletal issues and a whole variety of health conditions.