Acupuncture is a Chinese health technique practice. To treat a wide variety of diseases, pain, and stress. This is a pain-free treatment. It reduces chronic pain that lasts for a long time. This is a natural way without side effects. It used to treat headaches also. Medical studies have confirmed the benefit of acupuncture for depression as a treatment option. But the treatments carried out in hospitals. This is safe for most people. It rarely causes any serious side effects. When side effects do occur, they include:
- Itching at the area of treatment
- Allergic reaction to needles
- Bleeding from needlepoint
- Bruising around needlepoint
- Muscle twitching
In some case, the treatment leads to spinal injury. This may help ease depression symptoms. Both men and women showed improvement after 12 weeks of treatment. They range from once a week to six days a week. The study varies on the frequency of treatment. A growing number of people are seeking alternatives for depression. Depression is widely experienced around the world. Some people who are depressed use therapies. This involves the insertion of fine needles into a different part of the body. These will imbalance the energy within the body. This is an ancient form of traditional Chinese medicine.
It works on the principle of stimulating points in the body. Five emotions represented by the five elements:
- Water (fear)
- Wood (anger)
- Fire (happiness)
- Earth (worry)
- Metal (grief)
Depression is one of the most common mental illnesses worldwide. Many people suffer some form of depression occasionally. Traditional Chinese medicine relates depression to an imbalance of the heart and kidney. Fire represents the heart and joy according to the five elements. The diagnosis is that too much heat in the heart imbalance the body. When a person experiences high stress the mind overloads.
Then they act the following responses.
- Physical, such as an irregular heartbeat
- Emotional, such as fear
This will result in the water organ failing. It estimates that one in five people will experience clinical depression at least once in their lifetime. Although it is natural to feel sad and down at times. This refers to long-lasting and intense emotions. Symptoms include:
- Loss of positive associations and sense of achievement (lack of interest in normally pleasurable activities)
- Negative thoughts (often worrying about the future)
- Irritability, agitation and exhaustion
- Changes in sleeping patterns (too much or too little)
- Hopelessness (feeling trapped or suicidal)
Anxiety and depression remain two of the most common mental disorders worldwide. Happy life leads to good health. It can also help to reduce the dosage of medications. Insurance coverage depends on the plan and provider. Some large health insurance companies do cover this. Some people look to herbs and natural remedies to find relief from their symptoms. It helps to increase the brain functioning. Neck pain has actually been mostly approved treatment. This goes to a particular point on the neck. The circulation of energy is important for health. Patients look as if they have just come back from holiday. These are available from the local drug store.