Chinese Medicine uses the concept of balancing Qi (Energy).
Qi can become blocked, depleted or misdirected by a multitude of factors, which can result in symptoms of emotional or physical, pain or illness.
By accessing specific points on the body with fine needles, acupuncture aims to establish your body equilibrium.
Focus is on the individual, each patient is unique, the same western medical diagnosis can receive very different Chinese medicine diagnosis and treatments.
Treatment is aimed at the root of your condition as well as your main symptoms.
This approach helps with resolving your problem and enhancing your feeling of wellbeing.
You may notice other niggles improving alongside your main complaint.
Acupuncture is an ancient healing practice which originated in China over 2500 years ago, where it is still widely used in mainstream healthcare as a stand alone therapy or in combination with conventional medicine.
For further information into the effectiveness of acupuncture please visit www.acupuncture.org.uk