Acupuncture is a therapeutic method used to encourage natural healing, reduce or relieve pain and improve function of affected areas of the body. It is safe and effective and is often used as an alternative medications or even surgery. The method is to insert the very fine needles through the skin and tissues at the specific points on the body.
Acupuncture is effective in treating both acute and chronic disorders. The number of treatments will vary with each individual and the condition being treated. Treatment sessions usually last between 15-30 minutes and the relief maybe immediate or occur within a few hours or after few days.