Why does my acupuncturist ask me so many questions?

Typically, your initial visit for acupuncture involves a lot of questions. You might be asked about your food and fluid intake, whether you prefer to sip at drinks, prefer cold to warm water, how much dairy you consume, whether you feel satiated after eating or bloated, if you prefer salty or bitter foods, if you prefer red or green peppers. OK, well the last point is unlikely, but you will be asked about every bodily system and process in more detail than you probably ever