Acupuncture is a sort of treatment 8n which needles at specific points of the body and with different depths. It is said it is used for getting rid of pain and for several other health benefits, even researches have been conducted on this and have proven it to be a good treatment. One of the researches at National center for complimentary and integrative health also known as (NCCIH) said that there is just a little proof out there for the acupuncture to be effective on areas other than pain.
It is still unclear how acupuncture works in providing pain relief, according to some people it does that by balancing vital energy and some say they have this effect due to neurological effect. It has been controversial since years among Western doctors.
The acupuncture needles are inserted in the body to balance energy for the sake of bringing well-being and for curing illnesses. It is known for curing blood pressure, headache, coughing etc. Chinese people have explained acupuncture by saying that health is due to harmonious balance of extremes like Yin and Yang of life force called Qi and whatever illness comes is because of the unbalanced condition of these forces so acupuncture is used to balance this energy by inserting needles to the effected parts to have the energy flow back.
There are different acupuncture centers working for the cause. One of such centers is TCM acupuncture therapy center that is based in Dubai. TCM is the abbreviation of Traditional Chinese Medicine. It offers professional treatments of acupuncture, tui na, cupping, physiotherapy and therapeutic massage therapy.
If you are scared of risky treatments like surgeries and operations then you better go for acupuncture therapy.
Your acupuncturist may use several techniques to address your problems using acupuncture. The additional treatments it uses are Moxibustion, Cupping, Herbs, Electroacupuncture and Laser acupuncture.
During the process of acupuncture, you would notice a little sting into the part where the sterile needle is inserted, your therapist twirl or rotate it making it more effective and in some cases acupuncturists use a machine with low current to insert these needles into the effected area. It is said that it causes numbness in the area but if you feel pain or numbness you better inform the acupuncture practitioner right away to avoid issues.