In Chinese Medicine, “Qi” means “the energy of life”. When “Qi” is stagnant or unbalanced, then pain, illness and premature aging can occur. Afterall, “Qi” is the force that sustains life in our bodies and flows along specific energy lines, known as acupuncture meridians, making acupuncture a key component of Chinese medicine. 

Acupuncture restores the body back into balance and helps the body to heal naturally. This makes acupuncture an effective treatment for both preventative medicine, and for those experiencing pain or diseases. To gain a better understanding of what acupuncture can do for you, book an appointment at Austin Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine in Austin, or contact us for a free consultation to discover how we can help you. 

Some of the issues that acupuncture can address include: