The Science Behind Acupuncture
Acupuncture is a process of penetrating the skin with a very thin need that is then activated through soft movements of the acupuncturist. These acupuncture points are believed to stimulate the central nervous system. This releases chemicals in to the muscles, spinal cord, and brain. Acupuncture points are believed to stimulate the central nervous system. This, in turn, releases chemicals into the muscles, spinal cord, and brain. These biochemical changes may stimulate the body’s natural healing abilities and promote physical and emotional well-being.
What Are The Health Benefits?
In theory, acupuncture during pregnancy can be used to treat a variety of different pregnancy-related ailments or be used to assist with labor or conception. Potential uses include to:
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For example, if 25 people with a headache received acupuncture, all 25 people could have different acupuncture points chosen as part of their treatment.
The points are located from head to toe and are connected by the acupuncture meridian system. Every point has its own special function and many work on both a physical and mental-emotional level.
These are diagnostic tools that are used to gain information about your health and plan a course of treatment.
When one thing is out of whack, it can affect you in multiple ways. Acupuncture excels at tackling multiple symptoms all in one treatment while also correcting the root cause.
One of acupuncture’s strengths is its ability to PREVENT things from going wrong. As a preventative medicine, acupuncture boosts the immune system, promotes healthy circulation, aids in organ and cell detoxification, decreases inflammation, and helps your body respond to stress in a healthy way.