What are the benefits of acupuncture?
Acupuncture is a three-thousand years old healing technique originating in China. What was once used by the early Chinese people as a way of medication, has now grown to become a common practice in many countries, used broadly to relieve pain and improve general health. Benefits of acupuncture are the following:
1. Reduced Stress
3. Relief from Headaches
4. Reduced Eye Strain
5. Improved Immune System and Reduced Sick Days
6. Enhanced Mental Clarity and Increased Energy
7. Relief from Digestive Conditions
8. Allergy Relief
9. Reduced Cigarette Craving
10. Fewer Injuries on the Body Due to Repetitive Strain
Meet the acupuncturist
Jim is a long-time practitioner and believer of Eastern Medicine, he moved to New Zealand and has since been here for 20 years. Moving to New Zealand allowed Jim to pursue his passion for acupuncture.
To gain further knowledge on Acupuncture and Eastern Medicine, he studied and gained a Bachelor Degree in Health Science and Acupuncture.
Jim worked at Goodness Therapy as an acupuncturist and massage therapist for 2 years. He is also a Chinese Martial Arts instructor including the well-known Tai Chi and Chang Martial Arts for around 30 years using the balance of Qi to maintain the body.
Jin is a currently a member of the New Zealand Acupuncture Standard Authority (NZASA) and New Zealand Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Society (NZCMAS).