Acupuncture is one of the most popular techniques of manual therapy. This art comes from the Far East and there practiced for thousands of years. Its high efficiency has been repeatedly confirmed, although scientists still are not sure why it is so good action. Acupuncture is gaining popularity as an effective method of treatment.
Acupuncture should be used for a variety of ailments, which include, among others:
cataract (without complications), glaucoma
coronary artery disease, hypertension
Bacterial constipation, diarrhea
Rheumatoid arthritis, sciatica
headaches and migraines
dysmenorrhea, premenstrual syndrome
paresis after stroke
Among the contraindications to the use of acupuncture are mentioned: mental illness, hemophilia, cancer, sarcoidosis, tuberculosis, infancy, skin diseases and decompensation cardiovascular or respiratory systems.