Acupuncture needles are tiny and painless. Thirty can fit into one hypodermic needle!
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Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine is based on the understanding that balance holds the key to health and harmony, both within the body as well as in the natural world.
By understanding the cycles (Seasons, Moon cycle, Breath) we may be in harmony with the movement of changes and the natural order of life.
By observing and understanding the natural order, we can create positive change within ourselves. Because health and disease are not random, but in ordered symmetry, just like the cycles of life.
Acupuncture is a holistic medicine, which has been practiced for thousands of years. It understands how all the parts of the body mind are interconnected and affect one another.
Illness is not correlated to a single symptom, but a variety of influences. Understanding the entire picture allows us to treat at the source of the issue.
Acupuncture works by sending signals to the brain and nervous system, instructing the body to come into balance.
It regulates hormonal levels, reduces inflammation, improves circulation, assists absorption of nutrients, and helps the body to rest and recharge as well as promote healthy detoxification.
It can help to improve many different ailments from a variety of causes.
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