Understanding Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicinal Techniques

Traditional Chinese Medicinal

Literally speaking, acupuncture comes from the Latin words ‘acus’ meaning “needle” and ‘punctura’ meaning “a pricking” which itself comes from the Classical Latin word ‘pungere’ – “to pierce”. Therefore when these two words are combined it means “pricking with a needle”. Most people understand this as the word is a part of contemporary culture and …