“To treat disease that has already developed is comparale to the behaviour of those persons who begin to dig a well after they have become thirsty, and of those who begin to cast weapons after they have already engaged in battle. Would these actions not be too late?” Huangdi Neijing
Years before serious symptoms develop or evidence can be seen with the latest technologies, MRI’s, lab tests etc, biochemical and energetic imbalances may exist within the body. Imbalance shows in such signs and symptoms as pain, mood changes, poor sleep, digestive problems, headaches and problems with periods.
Acupuncture / Oriental Medicine has at it’s root the aim of keeping patients healthy rather than treating disease. The evaluation which happens at the beginning of your treatment and continues throughout your relationship with your practitioner early signs of imbalace can be dealt with bringing you to a true sense of wellbeing and aliveness.
In the About Acupuncture section