When it comes to your health you are the best Doctor and prevention is the best cure.
However we all need medical care during our lifetime. Acupuncture treatment consist of inserting acupuncture needles on a certain acupoint . The Acupoints are located on specific meridian.The treatment last about 45 minutes. Some people experience a slight gentle prick upon inserting the needles some don't. Overall acupuncture has relaxing and rejuvenating effect.
Chinese herbs have been used for centuries. Among the earliest literature are lists of prescriptions for specific ailments, exemplified by the manuscript "Recipes for 52 Ailments", found in the Mawangdui tombs which were sealed in 168 BC.
The first traditionally recognized herbalist is Shénnóng (神农, lit. "Divine Farmer"), a mythical god-like figure, who is said to have lived around 2800 BC. He allegedly tasted hundreds of herbs and imparted his knowledge of medicinal and poisonous plants to farmers. His Shénnóng Běn Cǎo Jīng (神农本草经, Shennong's Materia Medica) is considered as the oldest book on Chinese herbal medicine. It classifies 365 species of roots, grass, woods, furs, animals and stones into three categories of herbal medicine. The above paragraph is harvested from Wikipedia.
Cupping therapy was used in Egypt dating back some 3,500 years, where its use is represented in hieroglyphic writing. The earliest recorded use of Cupping is from the famous Taoist alchemist and herbalist, Ge Hong (281–341 A.D.). In ancient Greece, Hippocrates recommended the use of cups for a variety of ailments, while in the early 1900’s eminent British physician, Sir Arthur Keith, wrote how he witnessed Cupping performed with excellent success.
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Acupuncture has cured me of over five years of chronic neck pain. Combined with herbs and exercise, acupuncture was successful where other medical treatments failed. A routine of periodic maintenance treatments has kept me pain free and in good general health. Dr. Kechichian is very thorough and explains each procedure, especially good for those who have not tried acupuncture before. I have recommended him to others who suffer from chronic ailments