Acupuncture is an ancient therapeutic way originated in Asia about five thousand years ago, which is by inserting fine, disposable, sterilized needles into carefully selected acupuncture points along the energy meridians that run throughout the body to stimulate and balance the "Qi" (vital energy). When the Qi is disturbed or insufficient, one will suffer from illness mentally or physically. With the application of acupuncture, one can enhance the body's own natural healing powers so as to restore the essential balance and improve health.
The World Health Organization lists approximately four dozen different conditions that can legitimately be treated by acupuncture. The most common uses for acupuncture in the West include, but not limited to:
In the U.S., acupuncture gained public attention when President Nixon was treated successfully with acupuncture in China 1972. All that being told, acupuncture is employed by nearly one third of the world as a primary health care system and an adjunctive therapy to many more.
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