Acupuncture is one of the many and varied therapies of Traditional Chinese Medicine. It involves the insertion of ‘hair fine needles’ into certain locations to stimulate the body’s healing energy or ‘QI’.
Acupuncture is fast becoming recognized the world over as a safe and reliable method of treatment for a great many conditions – millions of people world-wide have benefited.
The needles are gently and painlessly inserted into what are known as ‘Acupuncture points’ or ‘pressure points’. These points are carefully selected for you from hundreds of others. These Acupuncture points are where the ‘QI’ or Bio-energy can be influenced by needling. Qi flows beneath the skin in channels of energy popularly known as ‘Meridians’ or ‘Channels’.
Traditional Acupuncture theories are both broad and deep and their richly sophisticated technologies have been validated by today’s Western Scientific tradition.