acupuncture

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Synonyms for acupuncture

treatment of pain or disease by inserting the tips of needles at specific points on the skin

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A beam of light from the laser is focused on to the acupuncture point, stimulating it in the same way as acupuncture needles.
Usually, laser acupuncture treatment can treat the same range of health issues as needle acupuncture and there are numerous benefits of needle free acupuncture, including: no needles; pain free; frequently provides an quick analgesic result at the time of treatment; reduced healing time; speedy reduction of swelling and inflammation; non-invasive; risk-free.
This new needle-free form of pregnancy acupuncture now being performed in Sydney, together with the traditional form and Chinese herbs can help to relieve many of the common discomforts experienced during pregnancy when these conditions are often difficult to alleviate using western medicine, or the lady is reluctant to take pharmaceutical drugs unless it is absolutely essential.
Acupuncture treatment and Chinese herbs, are a part of Traditional Chinese
Having a baby is not only a physical process but also an immensely emotional and spiritual journey, so acupuncture can help to alleviate anxiety and stress by helping to balance your emotions.