Acupuncture is a complete medical system that has been developed and refined over three thousand years. It treats the body and mind as one, not just symptoms. It involves inserting very fine needles into points in the body to bring about physiological changes. Acupuncture uses different healing mechanisms in the body to treat a wide variety of pain conditions and internal diseases.
How does acupuncture work?
Stimulates the release of powerful pain-killing and anti-inflammatory substances from the brain.
Changes the way your brain responds to pain, and can modify internal organ function to treat many complex diseases.
Many local effects; including the relaxing of tight muscles and an increase in blood and oxygen circulation.