The following is an announcement by Dr Rizwhan Suleman MChiro of the Institute of Clinically Applied Hijama Therapy, an organisation providing Hijama Training in UK 

FREE Video Series Mini-Course: Introduction to the Hijama Health Model by ICAHT

We have just released the first video of the above course, entitled:

“The 5 Misconceptions Most Muslims Have About Health …  And What To Do About It”



How Do I enrol onto the mini-course?
Click the above image, or visit the following link and sign up with your name and email address:



ICAHT (Institute of Clinically Applied Hijama Therapy)

United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)800 955 3575



Our thanks to ICAHT from England for sharing the above post. If you have any questions or want to leave some feedback on their training, then please do so via a comment* below.

If you are a hijama therapist or patient and are happy to share your knowledge or experience via a guest blog-post like the one above, please contact us via the form on the top right corner of the blog .
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