Acupuncture (reflexotherapy with needles, therapy chzhentszyu) – the main part of reflexology – one of the most effective and well-known methods of oriental medical treatment. Inserting a special needle into acupuncture points on the surface of the body performs the therapeutic effect of acupuncture treatment. Special rules for treatment with acupuncture (needles reflexology) are based on a coherent system of “acupuncture points – canals of energy – energy flow – energy balance maintaining ” and the doctrine of the two opposing principles of Yin and Yang. Acupuncture – is a method that allows you to adjust the function of all body organs and systems, in particular, which acts on the acupuncture points that represent the specific areas of skin with heightened sensibility.
On the human body there are known more than 600 acupuncture points. During the treatment procedures with acupuncture (needles reflexology), the doctor practicing the needle reflexology can use a different number of acupuncture points, depending on the nature of the disease and the intended purpose of acupuncture. The course of treatment with acupuncture (acutherapy) includes 10-20 meeting each 30-45 minutes. Acupuncture has a pronounced effect in the treatment of several chronic diseases of internal organs, peripheral and central nervous system, locomotor apparatus, allergic states, problems of women and men, stress conditions and chronic fatigue syndrome.
Acupuncture points or biologically active points (BAP) – a mean of informational and energetic changing of the human body and the environment.
Acupuncture points are located on meridians – the symbolic lines of the skin. Effects on the acupuncture points through needles reflexotherapy give a strictly predictable effect – stimulating or calming effect. The desired effect is achieved with acupuncture by inserting a needle into the zone of acupuncture points to the required depth, under the right angle and orientation relative to the body surface.
In the treatment of acupuncture – needles reflexotherapy through the pain in acupuncture point we get to the “alarm signal” of the affected organ. In accordance with the concept of Oriental medicine the vital energy moves throughout the day from one meridian to another. Therefore, there are hours of maximum and minimum tension of energy. The circulation of energy is subject to an internal biological clock and by making of acupuncture treatment; the physician focuses on the time of maximum activity of meridian, because at this time the acupuncture leads to maximum effect.