Ms Dai, you came for the acupuncture treatment. We have done the first session. What was your chief complaint ? I had an itchy skin problem, and also my swollen foot was painful and stiff. Ok. was your body itching from your head to toe? Yes, it was over my whole body, everywhere was itchy. You stated that you had a severe body itching, right? Yes, my itch was like that I was in a 10 layer steamer or in a fry wok. You said that the itch lasted 24 hours, a whole day, A sensation like insects crawling over the skin, right? Yes, I scratched and felt like insects moving on my skin. When I couldn’t stand the itching, I would use hot water. My body felt like many insects were moving around. Last time, I saw lots of scratch scars on your body Yes. I scratched and had scars. I saw the scars were all over your body. Last time, your irritation was more severe. You could not even stop scratching while I was doing the initial consultation. You was scratching your eyes and whole body. Yes, I was. Yes. After our first session, At that moment, you said that instantly you felt your body itching all gone. Yes, after the 1st session , my itch was gone right away. Yes, no itch at all. Did you feel very happy? Yes, I did. But when I was on my way home, I felt a little itchy again. Ok. My son said that it could not be magic. just only one session, you could feel no itchy, this session was super wonderful. Yes, it’s true because your chronic body itching was already over a year. Ok Today is our 2nd session, You said that your body had totally stopped itching from the waist down. Yes, from waist down I had no itch. My itching lasts only from waist up. also, the back of neck. Ok, very tiny rash. The rash looks like not a big deal, but it’s very itchy. Yes, it is. During the 1st session, you told me you couldn’t sleep at night. You went to bed at 10 pm, but woke up at 11 pm because of itchiness. Yes, the itch made me unable to sleep at night. Yes, the more I scratched, the itchier I got , and it got harder to fall asleep. Ok, let’s continue our session then. The 2nd session Thank you. Doctor Tsai. Very happy, right?. Over a year of itchiness finally controlled.