Benefits of Acupuncture
Benefits of acupuncture – Individualized procedures for any symptom – Physical procedure rather than another supplement or medication Acupuncture is an ancient practice used in the field of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) that is based on the concept of yin and yang. In a general sense, acupuncture is utilized to influence the flow of qi throughout the body, which is essentially the body’s flow of energy. This control is based on the balance of yin and yang, and involves the insertion of very thin needles at specific points in the body that correspond to organ channels (Yang 2018). Acupuncture is a major modality utilized at Keystone Natural Family Medicine. It is a safe treatment that has benefited many patients seeking to improve their health through this technique.
– Yang J, Chen J, Yang M, et al. Acupuncture for hypertension. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2018;11(11):CD008821. Published 2018 Nov 14. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD008821.pub2 – https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6516840/
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