Dana's Areas

Dana's Areas - Front
Dana's Areas - Back


from Dr JH Kellogg's Hydriatic Techniques...

Neuralgic pain of organ, locally and internal congestion. Treatment is a combination of:

  1. Analgesics Fomentations, Revulsive Compress etc with
  2. Sinusoidal, faradic, or static electrical currents.
  3. Local dry rubbing in general massage in or out of the bath.


  1. Vertex: Cerebral Anaemia, Endometritis in Endometriosis, Uterine Disease, Bladder Inflammation
  2. Frontal: Constipation, Hypopepsia (and hypogastric area), eyestrain in Eyeball Inflammations, Toothache from caries of the incisors.
  3. Occiput: pharyngitis in Tonsillitis, ENT Headache, Neurasthenia from Spinal Irritation including back of neck
  4. Sternum: Gastric Irritability, Hypopepsia
  5. Mammary: Uterine Disease
  6. Dorsum below right shoulder blade: Hepatic Pain
  7. Dorsum below left shoulder blade: pain in Splenic Congestion
  8. Central dorsum: Gastric Pain
  9. Wrists: Ovarian Irritation, Neurasthenia
  10. Thumbs: Uterine Disease
  11. Fingers: Bladder Irritation, Ovarian Irritation, Neurasthenia
  12. Left side of Waist: Dyspepsia, Constipation including whole abdominal surface
  13. Sacrum: Uterine Disease, Pelvic Pain - firm upper lumber rub
  14. Outer Hips: Broad ligaments in Uterine Displacements, Ovarian Irritation
  15. Groins: Spasms of ureter in Kidney Stones
  16. Inner Knees: Hip pain in Joint Pain
  17. Heels: Neurasthenia, Ovarian Irritation, Uraemia
  18. Centripetal massage to all the limbs: Cerebral Hyperaemia