Acupuncture is a comprehensive form of health care that is administered through the insertion of fine needles into the body at specific points that have shown to be effective in treating specific health issues. Acupuncture encourages the body’s own natural healing abilities. Acupuncture needles are completely sterilized and are stored in a sealed plastic blister pack for single use.
After use the needles are directly discarded in a disposable sharps container in properly following clean needle technique protocols to avoid infection. Acupuncture has been aProstate Protocol part of Traditional Oriental Medicine for several thousand years and became more familiar in the US after President Nixon’s visit to China in 1972.