Acupuncture is an ancient
form of medicine which had its roots in China. This traditional practice
involves using very thin needles to stimulate specific points in the body to
bring about beneficial therapeutic responses. There is an interesting
explanation about its origins; soldiers who were wounded in the battle field by
arrows were believed to have been cured of chronic diseases that were otherwise
Acupuncture is very effective
for chronic pain. Some high quality reviews found that it is very effective in
treatment of migraines, neck disorders, tension type of headache and peripheral
joint osteo arthritis. Some modern day diseases such as insomnia, palpitation,
breathing problems, constipation, high blood sugar and high blood pressure is
mainly due to dysfunction of nerves and muscles which are getting oversensitive.
Leading acupuncturists from the Emirates believe
that desensitization of muscles and nerves by acupuncture cures the above
conditions and prevents the development of cancer, heart and brain diseases.
Below we shall discuss two important forms of acupuncture facial and micro-system acupuncture.
Facial acupuncture is
suitable for women over the age of 35. According to specialists there are
acupuncture techniques which specifically target facial beauty problems like
loose jowls, double chins, deep wrinkles, under eye bags and droopy eye lids. It
seems that the results are amazing.
points are not part of any conventional acupuncture. Special ultra thin, single
use disposable color radiated needles are placed in hands and feet. The main
focus of this form of acupuncture is directed to the area of eyes, optic nerve
and brain. This procedure brings about marked results for many hereditary eye
Research scientists have
found out that acupuncture therapy can improve skeletal muscle loss and
improves mobility through muscle rejuvenation. It helps to improve labored
breathing for those suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases.
Scientists captured pictures
of brain using functional magnetic resonance imaging and have concluded that
acupuncture really does help to relieve pain. After extensive research it was
found that the molecule adenosine acts as a central player in parlaying some
effects of acupuncture.
Acupuncture helps to ease
severe nerve pain associated with certain drugs. It is highly beneficial to
patients with medically unexplained symptoms. It curbs severe menopausal hot
flushes and calms highly anxious dental patients. It improved hormone levels
and menstrual bleeding pattern in women with poly-cystic ovary syndrome and it reduces
Acupuncture can be used for a
variety of ailments. If you have not tried it why not give it a try? This is
just a suggestion as always consult your family doctor before attempting