At the first time, acupuncture intended for chronic pain management through certain places in human body called as meridian. The basic concept of acupuncture technique is to fix the blocked Qi channels that believed as the reason of the chronic pain. Nowdays, acupuncturist utilize the technique for many purpose including to reduce weight loss.
Before we talk further about how acupuncture help those people with overweight to cut pounds of their fat, let’s take look first the main reason how someone become overweight. According to the Doctor Oz website, there are many reasons why people become overweight. Including to the reasons are overeating, slow metabolism, and lack of exercise.
So, how acupuncture helps you to cut off your belly or tummy fat? This procedure relies on the premise that weight gain could be the result of disturbed Qi energy flow and hypothalamus problems. The main function of hypothalamus is for maintaining functional balance of the body. Hypothalamus also play important role in regulating neurochemicals and hormones, body temperature, hunger, thirst, and circadian rhythm.
Acupuncture as weight loss treatment
Base on a study, scientists found the reason how acupuncture can reduce weight loss by interfering obesity hormone. Those who follow acupuncture treatment for weight loss, it show the rising a level of a hormone that control decreased leptin and meal initiation called ghelin hormone. The hormone also regulates fat storage and metabolism.
By controlling ghelin hormone production through acupuncture, someone can control appetite, boosting their body metabolism, improving fat burning, and enhancing the way nutrients digested. This ancient medical technique also strengthens the liver function that produces elements that used in fat digestion. Acupuncture may also elevate tone in the smooth muscle of the stomach to help us know that our stomach is full.
If you planning to go to a certified acupuncturist to trim your tum or to cut some pounds of belly fat, please note that the result may vary. Combining this ancient treatment with a healthy diet plan and regular exercises will boost the result.