How does acupuncture work?

What are the Needles Doing? This is the million dollar question. The answer is … there is no one answer, and it depends on who you ask. But, whether seen as a result of particular chemical/hormonal processes, the movement and directing of blood flow, vascular excitement, regulation of the central …

Does acupuncture hurt?

Usually you do not feel much at all, and most people are deeply relaxed and/or asleep once all the needles have been placed. Acupuncture needles are actually quite small (about the thickness of a cat whisker), only go a few millimeters under the skin, and are designed specifically to be …