Acupuncture is one of the commonly known areas of TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine), it works by stimulating the acupoints which are located on the meridians or channels along the body. Very fine needles are quickly inserted into various points on the body to promote natural healing and to improve function by gentle movement of the needles or by applying heat, to stimulate these acupoints.
Acupuncture targets the root cause of health issues and offers a drug-free option for many kinds of illness. Medical acupuncture is a system which can influence three primary areas of healthcare
Promotion of health and wellbeing.
Prevention of illness.
Treatment of a variety of medical conditions.
The World Health Organization (WHO) recognises the use of acupuncture in the treatment of a wide range of medical problems, including;
Neurological and muscular disorder: migraine, headaches, neck pain, lower back pain, frozen shoulder, tennis elbow, sciatica and osteoarthritis.
Productive, menstrual and urinary problems.
Digestive disorder: constipation, diarrhoea, gastritis and hyperacidity.
Respiratory disorder: sinusitis, sore throat, asthma.
Acupuncture is particularly useful in resolving physical problems related to tension, stress and emotional issues.
If you have questions about a specific illness or disorder, please feel free to contact Mana.