Traditional Chinese Medicine takes a holistic, whole body approach to wellness. There is the belief in China that when the body is in balance, the body's Qi (energy) can flow freely. The goal of this dynamic and integrated health care system is to activate the natural, self-healing abilities of the body.
Acupuncture helps to relieve symptoms and signs of many health problems. It can also uncover the underlying root cause(s) of those symptoms. It is used to strengthen and support the body to prevent future illness and disease.
Acupuncture has been used for centuries in China. According to the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the World Health Organization (WHO), acupuncture has been proven effective to treat a host of problems such as: