What is acupuncture and eastern medicine?

Eastern Medicine originated thousands of years ago and is now used by millions worldwide in the treatment of various conditions.  Eastern Medicine take a holistic approach in understanding the connection of mind, body, and the environment.  The pillars of Eastern Medicine are acupuncture, herbal medicine, moxibustion, and massage which all help to promote the body’s state of natural healing.  Acupuncture is recognized by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and World Health Organization (WHO) as a gentle and effective way to address a wide range of illnesses and can be combined with Western and other forms of medicine