Acupuncture Macular Degeneration
Known as a traditional Chinese method of healing, acupuncture has come a long way since the time it was invented. Even though there are several records stating that acupuncture was used in Europe approximately hundred years before, it was only during the second half of the 20th century that it started spreading so rapidly in different parts of the United States, Canada and Western Europe.
Acupuncture is a procedure that involves inserting fine needles through the skin at strategic points on the body. These needles are specially designed for the procedure, to be inserted at various levels and depths. Scientifically, it is still unsure how acupuncture actually works. However, we understand that it has certain therapeutic benefits on the body, which relieves pain and alleviates various other conditions dramatically. For macular degeneration, acupuncture has potential healing properties. It allows the body to recover from within and get back good health once again. Chinese tradition and medicine reveals that acupuncture points are strategically located all over the body in the form of meridians. Based on this theory, we perform personalized acupuncture treatment at our clinic, to help our clients improve their health and fight the complications of macular degeneration.
How Does Acupuncture Macular Degeneration’s Treatment Works?
Macular degeneration is a disease of the eyes, which generally affects the macular in older people. The Macular is the most important part of retina in the eyes that is responsible for the conversion of what we visualize into impulses which will be transmitted to our brain. Visual clarity of human beings inflicted with this condition is often reduced and affected.
There are methods of early detection of this condition and preventive treatments, which would be essential for addressing a well as treating the condition. Till date, there is no definite cure for macular degeneration. Therefore, early diagnosis is the only way to plan a course of treatment, which will prevent the condition from worsening. Acupuncture macular degeneration treatment at AcupunctureSg can only help in reducing the chances of vision loss, which could otherwise lead to partial or complete blindness.
According to the theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine, macular degeneration is caused as a result of Qi deficiency and blood deficiency in the body. It is also believed that the liver is one of the major organs that stores blood in the body. As a result, blood deficiency in the liver will cause malnutrition of the eyes.
Therefore, proper therapeutic principles have to be used for replenishing the kidney and liver, in order to promote proper blood circulation and resolve the presence of dampness and phlegm, which could block blood circulation in the eyes. Blood circulation of the eyes is basically controlled by the stomach/spleen organs.
The Benefits of Acupuncture Macular Degeneration
Macular degeneration is a disease of the eyes. Most people are not sure about what treatment is needed to cure this disease. After all, inserting needles into the eyes, or close to the eyes, is not a sound idea. Nevertheless, if acupuncture is performed by trained and experienced acupuncturist, the treatment will be safe. We offer personalized acupuncture treatment at our acupuncture macular degeneration Singapore treatment to treat macular degeneration and prevent blindness.
Acupuncture is basically an alternative therapy, which functions on the concept of stimulating certain parts of the body corresponding to a respective disease to promote overall balance in the system while encouraging healing. Although there is limited research with respect to acupuncture and macular degeneration, people who have undergone this treatment have reported excellent results. Basically, we aim to bring energy to the eyes, with the belief that it is due to lack of energy that you have diseases. Regulating overall energetic imbalances in the body and boosting energy is what acupuncture does.