Things To Know About Acupuncture :
Acupuncture is a form of medicine that encourages the body to heal without the unwanted side effects of drugs or surgery. Acupuncture is effective for a wide variety of conditions when performed by a Licensed Acupuncturist. Modern research by medical doctors confirms the effectiveness of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine. The medicine involves the act of stimulating very specific sites on the body to promote, maintain, and restore health, to prevent illnesses, and to alleviate pain!
Acupuncture is one of the oldest, and most frequently used forms of healthcare in the world. It was developed simultaneously in different regions of the world approximately 4,000 years ago. Acupuncturists often use a combination of Asian massage techniques, acupressure, Insertion of very fine, sterile needles, herbal medicine, and dietary counseling.
Acupuncture is not typically painful. In fact many of my patients at Scott Family Health in Fort Collins reach a state of deep relaxation or fall asleep during a session. Acupuncture relieves the stress of everyday life by soothing irritated, overactive nerves. I invite you to join the growing number of people who use Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine. Schedule an appointment with SFH in Loveland or Fort Collins, and experience more radiant health!