The oldest continuously practiced therapeutic system in use today, Oriental Medicine is believed to have originated in ancient China, well over three thousand years ago. Throughout history more people have been treated and helped with Oriental Medicine, than all other health modalities combined. It is a complete healing art and science that includes acupuncture, herbology, nutrition, bodywork, structural alignment and exercise.
An energetic medicine - It was observed that in all patients, certain skin areas or "points" became sensitive in the presence of specific illness or organ dysfunction. A line could be drawn linking a series of these points throughout the whole body system, from internal organs to extremities. Thru these interconnecting channels or "meridians" flow the vital life energy that animates our being. If this flow is blocked or diminished, illness results.