Acupuncture is used now in different countries as a natural alternative to western medication and has its origin from China as early as 100 BC. Acupuncture theory is based on the fact that body can cure itself naturally by taking in the cosmic energy from the surroundings. Acupuncture specialists measure the flow of life energy ‘qi’ through the body by feeling the both the pulses, examining the tongue and the abdomen to gauge the Ying and yang imbalance in the body and treat accordingly. According to acupuncture, life energy flows in the body through meridians invisible to human eyes and by acupuncture, energy is transferred from high energy level to low energy level by insertion of steel needs for 10 to 20 minutes depending on the severity of the problem.
Acupuncture is used in the treatment of various disorders like body pain, fever, cough and cold to much serious diseases which has no cure in western system of medication. Needles used vary in size and thickness depending on the need. Insertion of needles causes immediate relief in some cases of pain or feeling numbness or even tickling sensation at the place where it is inserted. Sometimes needles are inserted at a different place other than the affected part to transfer energy from that region to ailing area to reduce pain or induce numbness. Acupuncture sitting may be one or more depending on the gravity of problem. It is important to note that in ancient China surgeries were performed by using acupuncture for getting anesthetic effect for a painless surgery.
For the present generation the blessings of acupuncture is given by Dr. Christine Cui and her team of doctors placed at Melbourne well versed in acupuncture, chinese acupuncture melbourne and use of latest western medication in the treatment of various diseases and please refer the website to know more about them.
They are also specialized in treating infertility problem in both men and women and help women conceive through the latest assisted reproductive procedures like sperm or egg donation, artificial insemination and IVF. They use acupuncture along with western medication to increase the possibility of conception, healthy pregnancy and successful natural delivery to many desperate women. Acupuncture is given before and immediately after conception done via artificial insemination or in vitro fertilization and during first month of pregnancy to reduce the number of miscarriages and side effects of artificial methods of conception like bloating, excessive vomiting, nausea, bleeding and mood swings.