Acupuncture

Acupuncture

 

Acupuncture is a therapeutic practice derived from traditional Chinese medicine which involves stimulating specific points on the body called acupuncture points, in order to relieve, prevent or improve a difficulty or disease. It can be used as a preventive, therapeutic or complementary treatment as needed.

Acupuncture Session

Relief

Acupuncture can promote relaxation by relieving tension and insomnia. Besides relaxing, it goes further by relieving the following conditions (but not limited to):

  • Cerebral Vascular Accident (CVA)

  • Seasonal allergies

  • Anxiety

  • Smoking cessation

  • Arthritis

  • Asthma

  • Heartburn

  • Headaches (headaches) and migraines

  • Joint and muscle Pain

  • Back pain and sciatica nerve

  • Postoperative pain

  • Side effects induced by anticancer treatments

  • Digestive disorders (heartburn, constipation, diarrhea, 

  • Insomnia

  • Infertility/Fertility

  • Insomnia

  • Motion sickness

  • Menopause 

  • Nausea of ​​pregnancy

  • Restless legs syndrome

  • Stress traumatic

  • Stimulation of the immune system

  • Menstrual Disorders

Type of treatments

Cupping:

 

Cupping is a treatment that aims to increase blood circulation, promote the elimination of toxins to encourage healing and pain relief.

Magnets:   

 

Magnets consist of using treatment magnets to stimulate acupuncture points. Used as a complement to or as a replacement for acupuncture needles.

Acupuncture

Guasha:

 

Guasha is a technique using a tool that puts  pressure on the skin's surface to release connective tissue, scar tissue and muscle tension.

Auriculotherapy:

 

Auriculotherapy uses reflex points on the ear to treat a wide range of conditions, both physical and emotional.

Electro-acupuncture:

 

Electro-acupuncture is the use of a light electrical impulse on certain acupuncture needles.