ACUPUNCTURE: A TRADITIONAL THERAPHY,THE BENEFITS AND THE RISKS-TRENDMAS
Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine practice that involves the insertion of fine, sterile needles into specific points on the body. These points, known as acupoints, are believed to correspond to specific areas of the body that affect the flow of vital energy, or "qi," throughout the body. By inserting needles into these points, practitioners aim to regulate the flow of qi, thereby promoting physical and emotional balance and well-being.
The history of acupuncture dates back thousands of years to ancient China, where it was used to treat a wide range of health conditions. Today, acupuncture is widely used as a complementary therapy for many conditions, including pain, anxiety, depression, and digestive problems.
The practice of acupuncture is based on the...