1.) What is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is an Art, Healing Science,Drug less Therapy, which helps to balance our Energy System Internally,i.e, Balancing our Yin & Yang. Acupuncture as a Holistic method can be used to come out of All types of the illness,Psychosomatic Problems, Life style Disorders,Endocrine problems, Physical Injuries to Mental Stress & Depression.
It is primarily used to relieve Physical pain but also can be used for Mental wellness i.e, All the Psychosomatic Conditions can be cured, balanced and healed.
Acupuncture is a Practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine TCM in which thin needles are placed at specific points in our body Meridians.
2.) How Acupuncture Works?
Acupuncture seeks to release the flow of the body's vital energy or "chi" or "Qi" by stimulating points along 14 energy pathways Known as Meridians,
Scientists say the needles cause the body to release endorphin's -- natural painkillers -- and may boost blood flow and change brain activity. Skeptics say acupuncture works only because people believe it will, an effect called the placebo effect.
3.) Does Acupuncture Hurt?
Acupuncture needles are very thin, and most people feel no pain or very little pain when they are inserted. They often say they feel energized or relaxed after the treatment. However, the needles can cause temporary soreness.
4.) Acupuncture Variations
Several other therapies use a different way of stimulating the acupuncture points. Moxibustion involves the burning of moxa, a bundle of dried mugwort and wormwood leaves, which can then be used to heat the acupuncture needles or warm the skin. Electroacupuncture adds electrical stimulation to the needles.