Acupuncture is an ancient treatment method used in China for at least 3000 years. It is one of many treatment methods used in Oriental Medicine. Beside acupuncture, the usage of herbal formulas, moxibustion cupping, Gua Sha, Tuina, Tai Chi, Qi Gong and nutrition are part of what is called Oriental Medicine. According to the basics foundation of Oriental Medicine, Disease is the result of an imbalance of the energy flow of the body. Acupuncture is believed to balance the energy by redirects it’s flow and assist the body to heal. Acupuncture may be defined as the insertion of very thin needles into specific points on the body to cause a desired healing affect. It is a method of encouraging the body to promote natural healing and improved function.