Acupuncture uses the insertion of fine needles into specific points on the body surface in order to regulate the flow of Chi. By stimulating these points, energy can be directed to or away from deficient or excessive organ, stagnant energy can be released and yin and yang then rebalanced.
Acupuncture is used mainly to relieve discomfort associated with a variety of diseases and conditions, including:
Chemotherapy-induced and postoperative nausea and vomiting
Headaches, including tension headaches and migraines