Acupuncture is an ancient therapy used as medicine; it has been used for centuries to treat physical and psychological complaints. This Chinese therapy based on the principle of natural law, the yin and yang, the five elements of life and energy force Qi (pronounced Chee like). Qi flows through energy channels (meridians) in your body. In this treatment, acupuncturists insert needles at points along the meridians and these points are places where energy processes near the surface of the skin. As you must have seen pictures of the treatment; it is done by placing Hair- fine needles into the skin at strategic points of the body known as “acupuncture points”.
If you ask me it is acupuncture good for? My answer would be that the whole body treatment; it works mostly for pain like back pain especially lower back pain, headache, and it also works for postoperative and chemotherapy-related nausea and vomiting. It can be very useful in the treatment plan for many diseases, alcohol addiction, asthma, bronchitis, constipation, diarrhea, carpal syndrome tunnel, facial tics, facial tics, fibromyalgia, menstrual irregularities, menopausal symptoms, menstrual cramps, sinusitis, osteoarthritis, irritable bowel system, stroke conditioning and tendonitis. It also works urinary problems.
Acupuncture is also recommended for sports injuries, strains, sprains, neck pain, whiplash, nerve compression, sciatica and pain due to spinal cord injury. It also covers the treatment of allergies. You may find that good, even the tinnitus (ringing in the ears), sore throat and gastro-esophageal reflux disease known as heartburn, blood pressure, ulcers, bladder and kidney infections. It can cure infertility, endometriosis, insomnia, memory problems, MS, hallucinations, depression, anxiety and many other psychological problems. It can even help brain. Many smokers have also sought and found a good result in the cessation of this treatment. I have seen many people feel much better and take over their own activities after treated with acupuncture. It sounds interesting that there is a treatment for weight loss as well to acupuncture
Another interesting thing about this treatment is that it is done on animals as well. there are many veterinary acupuncturists who are trained in both the health of animals and acupuncturing.
Since it is an ancient and risk free approved treatment, it is possible that the eye of all. According to some medical experts that should be avoided during pregnancy, but some are highly qualified in treating patients who are pregnant. So it is better to make sure the acupuncturist is competent to treat you if you are pregnant.