About Acupuncture (Procedures)

Acupuncture is a technique of inserting and manipulating needles into specific points on the body. These lie on 'chi meriridans', lines of energy flowing through the body from specific organs. Acupuncture aims to disrupt blockages of chi energy that accumulate in these points to improve health. Read more

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Sekhmet's Acupuncture History (Ongoing)
30 min Weekly Feb 07, 2009 - Sep 15, 2010
Weekly Sep 15, 2010 - Last Update

Sekhmet's Acupuncture is for…

  • Pain
  • Fatigue
  • Nerve sensitivity (pins and needles all over, skin hurts against clothes)

Sekhmet's side effects of Acupuncture…

  • Injection site pain Apr 23, 2009
  • Fatigue Apr 23, 2009


Apr 23, 2009

30 min Weekly
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fatigue)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for nerve sensitivity (pins and needles all over, skin hurts against clothes))
  • Side effects
    Mild (injection site pain, fatigue)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips
I love going in for acupunture, especially when electrodes are attached to add electric current going through the muscles. I also have some Chiropractic adjustments afterwards which help out alot too.
$200+ monthly