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Archaeological evidence of massage has been found in many ancient civilizations including China, India, _____, _____, Egypt, Rome, Greece, and ___________

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Archaeological evidence of massage has been found in many ancient civilizations including China, India, Japan, Korea, Egypt, Rome, Greece, and Mesopotamia.

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BC ____: The Tomb of ________ (also known as “The Tomb of the _________n”) in Saqqara, Egypt depicts two men having work done on _____ ____ and hands, presumably massage.

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BC 2330: The Tomb of Akmanthor (also known as “The Tomb of the Physician”) in Saqqara, Egypt depicts two men having work done on their feet and hands, presumably massage.

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BC ___-___: Huangdi _______ is composed during the Chinese ______ and Autumn _______ (the beginning of recorded history).

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BC 722-481: Huangdi Neijing is composed during the Chinese Spring and Autumn period (the beginning of recorded history).

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The Nei-jing is a compilation of _______ _________ known up to that date, and is the foundation of ___________ Chinese Medicine.

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The Nei-jing is a compilation of medical knowledge known up to that date, and is the foundation of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

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Massage is referred to in __ different ________ of the Nei Jing.

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Massage is referred to in 30 different chapters of the Nei Jing.

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________ specifies the use of different _______ _________ and how they should be used in the treatment of ________ ailments, and ________.

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Huangdi specifies the use of different massage techniques and how they should be used in the treatment of specific ailments, and injuries.