Acupuncture therapy has a history of longer than 3000 years in China, and gradually known and accepted by the western world. It is based on the theories of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) to treat patients with acupuncture upon differentiation of syndromes.
Treatment principles: The general principles of treatment are performed under the guidance of holistic concept and differentiation of syndromes to regulate the balance of Yin and Yang, promote the free flow of Qi and blood, strengthen the immune system (body resistance and enforce the anti-pathogenic Qi ) to improve general health. Prevention from a disease is also an important aspect in acupuncture treatment to relief from pain and sufferings from diseases.
Cupping is applied during the acupuncture treatment as well. For more information please refer here.