The functions of Acupuncture and Moxibustion Therapy:
1. Acupuncture and Moxibustion Therapy has the function of dredging the channel.
Acupuncture and Moxibustion Therapy can effectively improve blood circulation, promote metabolism, dredge meridians, Qufeng desiccant, analgesia to cold, and enhance the body resistance to disease. Relaxing channel meridians is a basic and direct function of Acupuncture and Moxibustion Therapy, which can relieve symptoms such as pain, numb, swell and eccymosis etc.
Main and collateral channels can be explained both in viscera and podomere. This therapy can promote the blood circulation and provide people inner strength.
2. Acupuncture and Moxibustion Therapy has the function of mediating Yin and Yang.
Yin and Yang are two opposing principles in nature. Men belong to the side of Yang and women belong to the side of Yin. A family should make up of man and women, which can maintain a harmonious condition. As for human body, Yin and Yang should keep a balance or people will show discomforts.
Acupuncture and Moxibustion Therapy can mediate the balance of Yin and Yang, which is the final goal of this therapy. The occurrence of each disease is complex but it can be categorized into Yin and Yang disorder. This function can improve the coordination of Yin Channel and Yang channel and points as well through manipulation of acupuncture.
3. Acupuncture and Moxibustion Therapy have the function of strengthening body resistance and eliminating pathogenic factors.
This is related to body strength which can be divided into positive strength and negative strength. Human body need more positive to suppress that negative strength so that human body can keep Yin and Yang balance.
Acupuncture and Moxibustion Therapy can support the positive strength and eliminate negative strength. The process of pathogenic change is a process of resistance between positive and negative strength.
Acupuncture and Moxibustion Therapy is very good to coordinate people’s inner environment. This is one of the complementary treatment method for patients with Polycystic Kidney Disease and Kidney Cyst.