The Jolt Files
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Discover why acupuncture is everywhere. It’s being used in battle field, fertility clinics and veterinary medicine treating anything from racehorses to your pet dog or cat. But there is confusion about how it could be useful for so many things? Discover the ancient secrets about far east Asian medicine which is an advanced and sophisticated form of natural therapy, using the body’s natural resources to restore balance. Unlike modern medicine, which tries to fix the body like a mechanic fixing a machine, Acupuncture is about establishing a balance between the two opposing and complementary forces in nature: yin and yang. Learn how the complex system of acupuncture and oriental medicine looks at the interconnections between everything in our bodies.
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16. You Don't Need To Go Far to Find The Right Acupuncturist for yoy
Jul 20 15
One of the questions acupuncturists get asked a lot is ‘what training is involved to learn about acupuncture?’ The answer surprises a lot of people: between 2 – 4 years of full time study. In many countries it is a College degree or equivalent though, to date, there are not well-defined international regulations. We’re seeing a lot of other therapists advertising acupuncture or “dry needling” however this is based on trigger point therapy – not AOM principles or theories we’ve showcased in the Jolt Files.
A dry needle practitioner is looking for a muscle twitch response that requires greater stimulation and needle depth which carries a higher risk of injury. If you want to experience what we’ve discussed in the Jolt Files, book in to see a fully trained traditional acupuncturist today.