|Here are some good links to other acupuncture websites with useful information about
Cupping – great instant muscular pain relief, excellent for treating
Gua Sha – skin scraping technique. It feels like a deep muscular
massage, the effect on the body is similar to cupping.
Visit my teacher’s site
Moxibustion – burning rice-size cones of dry
weed on the skin, enhances
greatly acupuncture effect.
Personally I think that this is a great website. It will give you
an idea of what an acupuncturist diagnoses when he sees
a patient’s tongue.
See if you can diagnose yourself.
Familydoctor.org has a symptom checker that will help you and your
doctor with diagnosis for your condition.
Link to an interesting documentary produced by BBC discussing acupuncture
Here is a good explanation of the notion of the Qi
Another interesting take on acupuncture :