The Benefits of Acupuncture

    Medical acupuncture

    You’ve probably heard about acupuncture, and how it’s becoming one of the most popular types of alternative medicine around the world. But if you’re still wondering why it’s so popular — well, you’re not alone. A lot of people just focus on the whole “being pricked with needles” thing without knowing about all the benefits of acupuncture. So what exactly makes acupuncture so great?

    • Acupuncture therapy is often used to treat headaches, back pain, and arthritis in the knees. This pain can often be difficult to treat with normal medical practices because it occurs in such large areas. The types of drugs normally used to treat these pains — even prescription drugs — can have side effects or can be dangerous to take for long periods of time. Continue Reading