According Chinese traditional medicine illness is caused when the Chi (vital energy) doesn't flow properly throughout the body.
Electro acupuncture send low-voltage electrical impulses through the channels, muscles and nerves by moving and flowing the stagnant Chi in the body.
This praxis augments the efficacy of regular acupuncture because of the continuous stimulation.
Is specially useful for conditions where there is an accumulation of chi, such as a chronic or acute pain, digestive problems, stress, muscle or joint injury, muscle spasm, inflammation...
It is a painless technique, patients may experience a tingling sensation and relaxation.