Acupuncture is the insertion of fine needles into the skin. Because these needles are so fine patients feel little sensation, finding the treatment deeply relaxing and releasing.
Part of Chinese herbal medicine's strength is in its formulas. A number of herbs make up a formula some of these have proved so effective they have remained in constant use for nearly 2,000 years. A first class quality of herbs are used for treatment containing no endangered flora or fauna or supported.
An ancient Chinese method of health-cultivation based upon correct breathing and specific movements designed to open, release and connect the body, bringing about an improved sense of wellbeing.
Links to sites and research with information on and around the subject, that might be helpful.