Acupuncture Can Help Boost Your Overall Well-Being

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) utilizes acupuncture to help people feel for over 3000 years and has grown more and more popular in the United States over the last few decades. By using fine needles as a tool, acupuncture can help improve balance and increase the flow of energy in your body by clearing energy blockages.

The essence of acupuncture emphasizes universal yin and yang, the two opposing forces balancing the human body. The acupuncture believes that the mind and body are inseparable from each other, especially since thoughts and emotions of the mind can often come with physiological responses and impact our emotional and physical health.

Reduce Inflammation

Acupuncture significantly reduces inflammation related to several conditions, including sepsis, various forms of arthritis, and Crohn's disease. This therapy heals the body by targeting trigger points or painful tender points. It stimulates the nervous system and activates body mechanisms that help reduce inflammation.

Improve Digestive Health

Acupuncture can help with several digestive disorders, including heartburn, lactose intolerance, irritable bowel syndrome, and gastrointestinal tract conditions. The World Health Organization recognizes acupuncture as an effective treatment for digestive imbalances causing problems.

Get Sleep Better

Acupuncture promotes better sleep in many ways. It helps you navigate significant roadblocks by helping you heal the chronic pain that may be keeping you up at night. It is helpful for advanced sleep disorders like insomnia and sleep apnea. Acupuncture is different than other remedies. It concentrates on the root of the problem rather than treating symptoms. With acupuncture, you can restore and improve your sleeping health by reducing stress and restoring the balance between your mind-body connection.

Prevents Current and Future Injuries

Acupuncture can treat more minor injuries and chronic ones by addressing the damage and associated pain to bring harmony within the body. It is an effective way to both treat injuries and prevents future ones. Acupuncture is a form of preventative care. It can treat the deeper muscle tissues (which are the source of injury-related pain) and improve flexibility in the back, hips, and legs and ease the stress on the joints.

Boosts Your Immune System

Acupuncture helps boost your immune system by influencing and manipulating your energy flow. It helps reduce blockages, restoring your body's necessary yin and yang harmony. When you have blockages, you are more susceptible to sickness and disease. The T cell production in your brain can even be increased with acupuncture treatments, increasing your white blood cell count when the needles enter your body.

If you are interested in improving your overall wellbeing, schedule an acupuncture appointment at Way Of Wellness Fertility & Holistic Healing in San Jose. Even though the idea of needles in your skin may sound daunting, they do not hurt. It is a great alternative treatment variety of conditions. Just see the results for yourself by calling (408) 615-1995.

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