Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine approach which is considered as one of the oldest treatment methods.
The treatment involves stimulation of acupuncture points by using special needles.
According to Chinese medicine, acupuncture points are associated with meridians - energy channels through which vital energy Qi flows.
By stimulating a combination of acupuncture points, vital energy is brought back to balance, energy blockages are eliminated and the natural process of self-healing is awaken.
In the last 60 years, a lot of research has been done to prove the positive effect of acupuncture on the nerve, endocrine, cardiovascular and digestive system.
Acupuncture has proven to be successful in alleviating acute and chronic pain.