The thought of having numerous needles inserted at specific points in your body might seem terrifying. On the contrary, acupuncture has been proven to boost your immune system without harmful side effects generously. The medical practice dated as far as the eleventh century and was used to prevent smallpox then. The complementary and ancient Chinese practice enhances the flow of energy via strategic points.
How does acupuncture boost your immune system?
Strength and support
In Chinese Medicine, a human’s immune system is referred to as Defensive/Wei Qi. It is between our muscles and the skin. Wei Qi, usually comprising of food and water, is the first form of defense against pathogens and bacteria. Acupuncture treatment works by stimulating your immune system, which in turn prevents any harmful and foreign substances from causing diseases. A weak Wei Qi is not a strong enough barrier to fight illness.
The medical practice not only strengthens your immune system but also supports it as it defends your body. Additionally, the acupuncture rebalances Wei Qi in case of any foreign pathogens.
Keeps external pathogens at bay
During some seasons of the year, it is common to catch the flu, bronchitis, or a cold. The weather, our diet, and stress are huge factors that affect our immune system. When external bacteria weaken our systems, they are prone to germs and viruses that cause the common cold, flu, allergies, or bronchitis.
Acupuncture has been proven to prevent not only colds but also shorten the period of the infection or virus. The treatment boosts the number of white blood cells in the body. In return, you respond much to bacteria.
Rebalancing low immunity
Regular monthly or weekly sessions have better results. The treatment moderates the system and balances your resistance whenever it is affected by external factors. These range from stress, trauma, extreme use of antibiotics, frequent infections, chemotherapy, grief, and surgical operations. These elements weaken your immunity, but acupuncture rebalances Wei Qi, thus an improved immune system. In addition to fighting germs and supporting our immunity, the medical practice also helps with:
· Anxiety and depression
· Chronic pain
· Morning sickness
· Stiff neck
Why should you choose Acupuncture Continuum?
Acupuncture is a treatment that is practiced globally, and there are many specialists. Therefore, it is vital to have a qualified and experienced acupuncturist who will perform the practice to produce the best results. Acupuncture Continuum is your top selection as our staff take care of your needs in one or a few sessions, depending. It is crucial to never try acupuncture on yourself. This may make your situation worse, or interfere with your Wei Qi.
Our process is very straightforward, and our skilled team patiently walks you through every step. We give you a safe, non-invasive, and affordable treatment for people of all genders. Our treatment optimizes tranquility and serenity in your brain while enhancing your immune system and relieving pain. Acupuncture has been practiced for over 2,500 years, and its benefits do not cease.