The Pain’s in My Head – Why Are You Needling My Foot? Acupuncture, Qi and the Meridian System

Classical Acupuncture treatment often involves the needling of points at various places on the body – sometimes far away from the area that is sick. This article will explain the rationale behind this practice with a basic explanation of the flow of Qi, the Meridian system and the Acupuncture Points with some practical examples.