Acupuncture and massage therapy | DFWChiroMassage | Carrollton, TX

January 6, 2022 | 0 Comments

Carrollton Chiropractic and Massage

2810 E Trinity Mills Rd; Ste 203
Carrollton, Texas 75006-2369
Phone/TEXT: 513-580-4930
Fax: 972-417-5828
Se habla espanol
Located in the Mills Pointe shopping center at the SE corner of E Trinity Mills Rd and Marsh Ln in Carrollton, TX. We specialize in chiropractic, massage, acupuncture, and spinal decompression therapy. Serving the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex.

Acupuncture and Massage

If there is one type of alternative medicine that people still use these days, it has to be acupuncture. Apart from acupuncture, massage is another ancient technique that is still famous these days. These two techniques may be able to effectively provide results to you.

Acupuncture has been present for a very long time. It is believed to have started a couple thousand of years ago in China. This technique basically revolves around the belief that the human body is made up of meridians. And in order to attain the best state of health, these meridians should be able to let energy flow as freely as possible. If there are problems with the flow, this will be where acupuncture will come in. It can be used to achieve correct flow of energy by triggering the correct acupuncture points.Customer relaxes as she gets acupuncture during a massage session

Massage, on the other hand, is a technique that mainly uses touch to help the body attain a better state. There are different techniques that will make use of different intensities and strokes in order to help relieve tension and help relax the muscles of the body.

These two methods require that the therapist have an extensive knowledge of the techniques in order to provide the best results. Acupuncture will require the therapist to learn where the acupuncture points are. Aside from this, it will also be a requirement for one to determine which points need to be addressed in order to solve an existing problem. For massage, the therapist needs to know the different techniques. These techniques will consist of the different massage strokes.

For both these methods, setting the right environment is vital. For the person receiving the therapy to be most relaxed, the atmosphere should be quiet and soothing. The lights may be dimmed a little in order to provide privacy and a sense of calm. For those performing acupuncture, there should be enough light to allow the therapist to clearly see where the acupuncture needles will be placed.

Acupuncture and massage are believed to be effective in reducing stress levels of an individual. They are also believed to help people endure pain. They can either reduce the sensation of pain or they may help eradicate it completely. Massage helps relieve the muscles of tension. Once this is used, the muscles of the body can have reduced tightness. Acupuncture produces its effects since it is believed to be able to restore proper flow of body energy. It may help the healing process.

You may try out these two different techniques together. However, some people might opt to stick to the one method that they believe is the most effective. The convenience and degree of relaxation that they get may also play a big part in their decision of which one to choose.

For either of these two methods, there might be a need for you to consult your physician. If you have an existing medical condition, you need to get clearance in order to determine if you are well enough to safely undergo such methods.

Author:  Dr. Hong Kong Fui

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