We’d like to thank Jane who is an acupuncture therapist in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire for her time in assisting with the following article.
Chinese acupuncture has gained great popularity around the world and is the main character of alternative medicine is to treat pain or discomfort of chronic diseases.
If you suffer from any pain, chronic pain or disease and want to learn how to start an acupuncture treatment, we are now inviting you to know what are the main benefits and disadvantages of acupuncture.
Acupuncture has been used in various parts of Asia for centuries and had some popularity around the world lately. While some are skeptical of this treatment, there are also many others who say there was a reduction at least in significant pain and symptoms.
Acupuncture uses a very small number of needles that enter the body with great skill and care in certain special points, stimulating the area to redirect or block the flow of life energy through our bodies.
Advantages of acupuncture
A very big advantage and important observation is that, contrary to what many think, is the very efficient process. The advantage is that small needle through the skin can reach internal organs and stimulate the muscles without the need to open an incision in the body with surgery.
In most cases, people do not feel any side effects in acupuncture and even a lot of people by treating find that they no longer need to use medication or analgesics used earlier and that caused unwanted side effects. Therefore, it is ideal for those who prefer alternative medicines with other drugs always clear to the extent that it is possible to just this option.
The major disadvantage is how little concrete physical diagnosis and medical information they give us about the treatment and its development, treatment plan may seem uncertain. Of course, the improvement will be concrete and visible, understand this, but no medical explanations will be as clear as the modern medicine.
At the same time, for practicing and development of treatment can not feel as good as the first time and begin to doubt performance over time. Treatment can be time-consuming and expensive too. This can lead us to give up easily, due to lack of time for to participate in other sessions, among other things.
The choice is always personal, and acupuncture as all modern and traditional or alternative medicine always has its advantages and disadvantages. It is a matter of determining and always keeping our doctors aware of any alternative treatment and use of drugs, especially if we are alternating or changing something, it may not always be the best idea.