How Acupuncture help you to quit smoking?
It has been proven to be an effective treatment that has helped many people to overcome tobacco addiction. In Chinese Medicine, your liver become used to the stimulation of the tobacco when you smoking. When you quit the level of tobacco in your circulation falls, this means that your liver now has less energy, so it does not function properly. This produces various symptoms like agitation, anxiety, depression and craving for tobacco. Acupuncture works by stimulating the function of your liver, increases its energy and eases your withdrawal symptoms.
What form does the acupuncture treatment take?
- Combination of body acupuncture, small ear needles on acupoints on your ears.
- Body acupuncture
- Ear acupuncture.
How do I feel after acupuncture?
- Easing of withdrawal symptoms
- Less craving
- Feel fresh and more energy.
How many acupuncture treatments will I need?
It varies from person to person. Normally we recommend 2 treatments per week for first 2 weeks, then change to weekly treatments, and gradually increase the internal between treatments until you find the craving subsiding and your health improving.