What is Oriental Medicine?
Oriental Medicine has been practiced in China for over 2500 years. It uses needles, natural herbs and hands to treat patients. It includes acupuncture, herbs, massage, exercise and dietary therapy. It is growing rapidly in popularity in the west.
What are the merits of oriental medicine?
Oriental medicine uses natural herbs, needles and hands. It has none of the side effects associated with chemical drugs. Usually it works slowly but can cure disease thoroughly. It can treat many diseases, from common cold to cancer.
How many treatments should I have to treat my disease?
It varies according to different diseases and individuals. Generally speaking, acute or new diseases need fewer treatments than chronic or persistent problems. Whether or not a patient continues on treatment is important. One or two treatments is not enough in most cases.
How will I feel after treatment?
Usually, after a few sessions, most patients will feel much better. Sometimes patients feel worse immediately after treatment, but it will be improved soon.