Pain relief with Traditional Chinese Medicine
We have all experienced pain at some point in our lives. Pain is an unpleasant experience. It may occur after an accident or injury or be related to arthritis, rheumatism or a huge variety of physical and even emotional or psychological traumas. Pain can affect the head, the limbs or internal organs, causing various types of pain, such as migraine, sore throat, shoulder pain, joint pain, abdominal pain, or pain in the back, etc.
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) uses different techniques: acupuncture, moxibustion , massage , herbs , exercises ( Qi Gong ), all focusing to eliminate pain.
Acupuncture can play an important role in the elimination or reduction of pain. It can also prevent and reduce recovery time in the case of a chronic pain.
Research has shown that acupuncture causes the body to produce natural steroids and promote the production of natural endorphins . Steroids reduce inflammation, while endorphins relieve pain. Both substances can play an integral role in breaking the cycle of pain.