Acupuncture is the stimulation of specific points on the body which have the ability to alter various biochemical and physiological conditions as a means of helping the body heal itself.
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Acupuncture is the method of using specialized needles in specific locations on the body to help relieve pressure or pain. It has been used to treat humans for thousands of years, and originally was used to unblock the energies, or qi, flowing through the body.
Acupuncture may be defined as the stimulation of a specific point on the body that results in a therapeutic effect. There are specific points that are followed in acupuncture. These points follow ‘channels’ Acupuncture points and channels are located in areas where there is a high density of nerve endings, mast cells, small blood vessels, tissue bundles and lymphatic vessels. Studies indicate that stimulation of these points results in the release of beta-endorphin, serotonin, and other neurotransmitters.