Acupuncture is a safe and effective holistic treatment backed by more than two thousand years of practice and research. It is practiced worldwide both as a primary and complementary treatment for a wide range of conditions.
Acupuncture involves the stimulation of specific points on the body by a variety of techniques – usually hair-thin metallic needles – to treat or prevent illness.
Acupuncture points for weight loss are the effective way to lose weight. We little pressure on the special energy meridian points on the body which expel excess heat and moisture giving an improved circulation to lose weight. Therapy of Acupuncture points for weight loss has some pressure points are the main ones for weight loss. Through Acupuncture points for weight loss technique you’ll be able to improve or balance your digestive system and at the same time control your appetite
The acupuncture stimulation aims to keep the balance between yin and yang, thus allowing for normal flow of Qi (or energy) through the body and restoring health to the mind and body.
Acupuncture is recognized by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to be effective in the treatment of a wide variety of medical problems, including:
1. Neuromusculosketal conditions: arthritis, neck, shoulder & back pains, dizziness, neuralgia, insomnia
2. Emotional and psychological disorders: anxiety, depression, migraines
3. Circulatory disorders: angina pectoris, arteriosclerosis, anemia, hypertension
4. Respiratory disorders: allergies, emphysema, bronchitis, sinusitis
5. Gastrointestinal conditions: anorexia, gastritis, chronic diarrhea, indigestion, constipation, IBS, ulcers, hemorrhoids
Acupuncture is a regulated health profession in British Columbia. Only those who meet strict provincial standards of practice competence, quality care and ethical conduct are permitted to use the Registered Acupuncturist (R.Ac.) designation. Acupuncturists are registered through the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of British Columbia, which protects the public by establishing and endorsing high standards of practice by registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists.
Here are a few more tips to get in with the flow of things:
1. Arrive 10 minutes early on your first visit to fill out any paperwork
Come in comfortable clothing that can be easily rolled up to elbow and knee height… skinny jeans are not recommended!