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Acupuncture has been practiced for at least 2,500 years. In acupuncture, certain points on the body associated with energy channels or meridians are stimulated by the insertion of fine needles.
Restoring health by removing energy imbalances and blockages in the body, an energy force called qi (pronounced "chee") flows through the body, between the skin surface and the internal organs, along channels or pathways of the meridians. Qi regulates the spiritual, emotional, mental, and physical harmony of the body by keeping the forces in balance and eliminating pain or conditions to take force.