Around 2 million Britons suffer with osteoarthritis in which joints become damaged and surrounding bones thicken. This results in pain and stiffness in the joints.
Acupuncture for Osteoarthritis
Acupuncture can help ease the pain and stiffness of arthritis. Acupuncture has been practiced in China for thousands of years and is based on the theory that energy moves in a smooth balanced way through the body. The energy is made up of equal and opposite qualifies – Yin and Yang. When the Qi become unbalanced, illness may result. Inserting the needles into the channels of energy resorts the natural balance and stimulate the body’s own healing process.