What is Acupuncture?

What is Acupuncture?

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Acupuncture is an ancient form of traditional Chinese medicine that involves the insertion of needles into specific points on the body to achieve a therapeutic effect.

Acupuncture points are located on meridians in the body, through which vital energy (Qi) flows.

Needling specific acupuncture points can remove obstructions and improve the natural flow of Qi or energy throughout the body.

Acupuncture works to encourage natural healing, improve mood and energy, reduce/relieve pain and improve the function of affected areas.

Acupuncture common uses for

  • Chronic and acute pain
  • Sprains, strains and arthritis
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Asthma and allergiesChemotherapy-induced and postoperative nausea and vomiting.
  • Dental pain.
  • Labor pain
  • Low back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Menstrual cramps

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