Unfamiliar with Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is a holistic medicine, which has been practiced for thousands of years. Holistic means it seeks to understand how all the parts effect and relate to each other.
When we understand that pathology is not a single symptom but a variety of influences, we can then create positive change from the source of the imbalance.
How Does it Work?
Acupuncture works by innervating the nervous system to bring balance and homeostasis throughout the body. It sends signals to the hypothalamus and immune system for the body to heal itself. For this reason, It can help to improve many different ailments from a variety of causes.
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine is based on the understanding that balance holds everything together, both within the natural world and within the body.
By understanding the cycles of existence, (IE the Seasons, Moon cycle, Breath ) we can be in harmony with changes and the natural order of life itself.
By observing and understanding the natural order of things, we are able to positively effect change within our body & mind, because health and disease, are not random, but in ordered symmetry, just like the cycles.
Acupuncture can help treat: