Acupuncture is one of the oldest healing practices in the world. As part of Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) acupuncture aims to restore and maintain health through the stimulation of specific points on the body with sterile, hair-thin disposable needles. The purpose of the needles is to restore the balance and smooth flow of “Qi” (Chi-energy) within the body. In doing this, it gently guides the body back to homeostasis, and puts the mind into a relaxed state where healing and repair can occur.
Acupuncture has been shown in research to have measurable physiological effects, including (but not limited to):
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