A key component in Chinese medicine, Acupuncture involves inserting thin needles into specific points on the body to create a small immune response to promote circulation and healing. Known traditionally as rebalancing energy flow or “qi”, Acupuncture is commonly used to treat pain, manage stress, and for overall wellness.
As psychological processes are a factor in IBS, Acupuncture may help by affecting the visceral system, but clinical evidence is inconclusive.
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