Ancient Wisdon - Modern Science
ACUPUNCTURE IS . . .
an ancient Chinese form of healing for harmonizing the flow of vital force to help us achieve our natural tendency to health
Acupuncture is a total system of health-care using fine needles to regulate the flow of vital energy according to a philosophy of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)
MEDICAL ACUPUNCTURE . . .
whilst acknowledging TCM, is more polarized in a western medico-scientific model of health and disease with a strong adherence to evidence-based practice
Manuel uses acupuncture for dealing with pain, inflammation and muscle spasm in combination with hands-on osteopathic treatment
HOW CAN ACUPUNCTURE HELP ME?
Evidence for a role in acupuncture in bringing relief includes
MORE RESEARCH . . .
Systematic reviews have suggested more research is needed to assess the impact of acupuncture in: