Chiropractic is a form of alternative medicine which attempts to diagnose and treat patients through manipulation of their musculoskeletal system, especially the spine. It uses manual therapy, including manipulation of the spine, joints, and soft tissues as well as exercises and lifestyle counseling. Traditional chiropractic, based on vitalism, assumes that spine problems interfere with the body's general functions and innate intelligence, a notion that brings criticism from mainstream health care.
Acupuncture is a collection of procedures involving penetration of the skin with needles to stimulate certain points on the body. In its classical form it is a characteristic component of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). It has been categorized as a complementary health approach. According to traditional Chinese medicine, stimulating specific acupuncture points corrects imbalances in the flow of qi through channels known as meridians. It uses Acupressure,Moxibustion, Fire cupping, Tuina, Electroacupuncture (TENS), Sonopuncture or acutonics, Acupuncture point injection, Acupuncture point injection, Auriculotherapy or Ear acupuncture, Scalp acupuncture, Hand acupuncture, and Cosmetic acupuncture.
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