Health issues

  • Health issues

    Pain Management

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Many people live with pain everyday. Sometimes this pain is present at every moment, making each activity difficult to accomplish, disturbing sleep and mood. Acupuncture can be a good non-addictive alternative to opioids and a good adjunct treatment to massage therapy, chiropractic, and physiotherapy.  How does acupuncture relieve pain? According to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), a person’s health is influenced by the quantity, quality, and balanced state of vital energy known as Qi. The acupuncturist introduces fine needles in strategic places to harmonize this energy and thus promote health and reduce pain. According to science, the insertion of needles at specific points of the body promotes the release…