The acupuncture is a technology that forms a part of the traditional Chinese medicine. It consists of the insertion and the manipulation of needles in the body with the aim to restore the health and the well-being in the patient. It forms a part of the so-called alternative medicines, Apart from inserting the needles of acupuncture and to rotate them to strengthen or to disperse, the acupuncturist also use moxibustion. The most widespread technology is a cigar or cone of artemisa that is ignited to warm the chosen point, or a chunk to be cut and placed in the handle of the needle, allowing it to be consumed totally. The acupuncturist uses this technology for the treatment of pain.
Acupuncture has been practised in China and other Asian countries during thousands of years. Nowadays, it is a therapy very well known and practised in the western world; millions of people resort to the acupuncture as an alternative therapy, to relieve different maladies and to improve one’s quality of life. On November 16, 2010, the UNESCO declared that the acupuncture and the moxibustion and the small stones used in the treatment as a Cultural Material that is part of the Heritage of the Humanity. Also common is the application of the Tuina, a branch of the traditional Chinese medicine that uses massage as a therapeutic way, complementary to the treatments if it necessary with Fitoterapia’s magisterial formulae.
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