Acupuncture is a very old therapy which mobilizes the bodies self-healing process. It is part of the traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). Acupuncture means the application of very thin aseptic acupuncture needles into certain locations of the body surface.
Stimulation of the acupuncture points
Stimulation of the acupuncture points lead for example to an increasing blood flow and a release of neurotransmitter, endorphins and hormons: (Neurohormone). This may induce loosening of blockades, relaxing of tight muscles and normalizing organ malfunctioning.