If you’re looking for a treatment to relieve tension in your body, lift your mood and achieve better health and wellbeing a shiatsu massage might be the right option for you. But what is shiatsu massage, and what are its benefits? Let’s take a look.
Acupuncture treatment is an ancient Chinese therapy where specific acupuncture points are stimulated with fine needles to trigger a healing response.
The practice is borne of the belief that energy flows through meridians in our body. This energy is also called a “life force” or Qi.
A migraine is a neurological condition that can cause intense, debilitating headaches with symptoms including nausea, vomiting, numbness and sensitivity to light and sound.
According to the NHS, they usually begin in early adulthood and affect around 1 in every 5 women and around 1 in every 15 men.
There are many medical conditions from which people suffer which can be treated without using modern-day medicines and surgery, but by using therapies that have been around for 2,500 years and more, such as acupuncture. The Chinese have been using acupuncture for all that time, and if it didn’t work it would have been quietly dropped long ago. However, the truth is that after a New York Times journalist was taken ill in China back in 1971 and subsequently wrote of his experiences, acupuncture has taken off in the West as well.