One wonderful benefit of Acupuncture is that it helps decrease stress. Patients have noticed that stressful events don't affect them the way they used to. After a series of Acupuncture they are much calmer and level-headed. The Acupuncture not only relaxes during a session. It's benefits are ongoing.
That's good news for your immunity. Scientific studies have shown that stress impairs your immune system response. Right now, people are wanting their defenses to be as high as possible. When you're living in a highly stressful time, you need help managing your reactions. Acupuncture is key for this right now.
By calming down your nervous system, you're assisting your immunity and making yourself less vulnerable to the negative effects of illness.