Acupuncture

RoNeuro Institute, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Acupuncture is a part of traditional Chinese medicine - the art of diagnosing, preventing and treating diseases, over 5000 years old, in which fine needles are inserted in certain areas of the human body, acupuncture points. These are arranged along paths called energy meridians.

According to the theory of traditional Chinese medicine, life and health are maintained by the proper flow of Qi ("life force"), any imbalance leading to illness.  Acupuncture can help or restore the flow of Qi, and thus improve the health or restore health.