Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
A Time-Proven Medicine
Acupuncture and Oriental medicine, originating in China more than three thousand years ago, are today recognized throughout the world.The World Health Organization has officially recognized acupuncture as suitable for the treatment of over two hundred common clinical disorders.Acupuncture and Oriental medicine are also used for preventative care and health maintenance.
Oriental medicine theory explains that human beings have a natural flow of energy through the body, and that pain and disease are caused by an imbalance or a blockage of this energy.The goal of Oriental medicine is to help restore harmony to the flow of energy, and thus to return the body to a healthy state.
Treatment with acupuncture needles is the mostcommon form of therapy of traditional Oriental medicine in the United States.Chinese herbal formula, Acupressure, specific therapeutic exercises, QiGong, QiGong massage and energy healing, and dietary modifications are often utilized.