A holistic way to improving your health.
Acupuncture may improves the body’s functions and promotes the natural self-healing process by stimulating specific acupuncture points. The most common method used to stimulate acupoints is the insertion of fine, sterile needles into the skin. Pressure, heat, or electrical stimulation may further enhance the effects. Other acupoint stimulation techniques include: manual massage, moxibustion or heat therapy, cupping, and the application of topical herbal medicines and linaments.
Traditional Chinese Medicine is based on an ancient philosophy that describes the universe, and the body, in terms of two opposing forces: yin and yang. When these forces are in balance, the body is healthy.
Energy, called "qi" (pronounced "chee") flows along specific pathways, called meridians, throughout the body. This constant flow of energy keeps the yin and yang forces balanced. However, if the flow of energy gets blocked, like water getting stuck behind a dam, the disruption can lead to pain, lack of function, or illness. Acupuncture may release blocked qi in the body and stimulate function, evoking the body’s natural healing response through various physiological systems. By stimulating the body’s various systems, acupuncture may help to resolve pain, and improve sleep, digestive function, and sense of well-being.
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