Moxibustion is a therapy that uses the healing properties of the dried mugwort (Artemisia vulgaris) herb.  Beneficial for circulation, it is a form of heat therapy to warm the meridian, there are smoke -free tube available or to use infra-red lamp instead.
Some uses of moxibustion are for diarrhea, colds and immune system disorders,  menstrual cramps, back pain, and joint pain.  It can also be used to support pregnancy and fertility, as well as help prepare a mother-to-be for labor.