Acupuncture in Hertfordshire
Acupuncture is the most well-known and recognisable Chinese Medicine treatment. It involves the insertion of fine needles into specific locations on the body called 'Acupuncture Points'.
From a Western scientific view, acupuncture is able to sedate nerve activity, clear inflammation and stimulate the release of specific hormones from the brain. Acupuncture is increasingly seen provided within the NHS, with acupuncture treatments being provided within hospital for conditions ranging from maternity and fertility care and is frequently offered in hospital pain clinics.
Acupuncture treatments can also be greatly enhanced by combining them with other treatments: