Acupuncture is based on the insertion and manipulation of fine needles into various points of the body for therapeutic purposes.
Acupuncture is used as a preventive or curative method.
Acupuncture rebalances energy imbalances in the meridians, organs or viscera to prevent disease. According to acupuncture theory, if an imbalance persists, the body succumbs to disease, rom the common cold to more serious pathologies.
Acupuncture is used to cure specific diseases.
At Sinomedica single-use needles are used to eliminate the risk of infection.
In terms of TCM, needles are used to harmonise blood and energy flows along the meridians and internal organs. In Western medicine, needles stimulate neurotransmitter and endorphin production.