what is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is a form of alternative medicine in which thin needles are inserted into key points on the body. These points stimulate the nervous system and immune system to help the body heal naturally, without harmful drugs or risky surgery. It is a key component of traditional Chinese medicine. TCM theory and Acupuncture has significant research which confirms what people have been saying for years. It works, and it works well. There is a diverse range of acupuncture theories based on different philosophies, and techniques vary depending on the country. The method used in TCM is probably the most widespread in the United States. It is most often used for pain relief though it is also used for a wide range of other conditions.