7 Ways Acupuncture Offers Relief
- Inhibits pain receptors
- Creates better sleep patterns
- Improves digestion
- Relieves stress immediately
- Addresses root of problems
- Uses drug-free approach to healing
- Restores a sense of peace
CONDITIONS WE TREAT INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:
–Musculoskeletal disorders such as osteoarthritis, sciatica, lumbago, weak back, low back pain, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, tenosynovitis, shoulder and neck pain, cervicobrachial syndrome, ‘frozen shoulder’, and ‘tennis elbow’.
–Psychological conditions such as depression, phobias, emotional disturbances, anxiety, nervousness and addictions such as smoking.
–Neurological conditions such as headaches, migraines, difficulty sleeping, nervous tension, stroke, some forms of deafness, facial and inter-costal neuralgia, trigeminal neuralgia, some forms of paralysis, peripheral neuropathy, dizziness, and Meniere’s disease.
–Cardiovascular disorders such as high or low blood pressure, fluid retention, chest pain, angina pectoris, poor circulation, cold hands and feet, and muscle cramps.
–Respiratory conditions such as bronchial asthma, acute and chronic bronchitis, acute tonsillitis, rhinitis, sinusitis, hay fever, chronic cough, laryngitis, sore throat, influenza and the common cold.
–Digestive system disorders such as toothache, mouth ulcers, hiccups, spasms of the esophagus, gastric and duodenal ulcers, gastric hyperacidity, gas, constipation, hemorrhoids, liver and gall bladder disorders, and weight control.
–Urogenital disorders such as cystitis, prostatitis, low sexual vitality, urinary retention, kidney disorders and nocturnal enuresis.
–Gynecological and obstetric disorders such as premenstrual tension, painful, heavy or irregular, or the absence of periods, abnormal uterine bleeding or discharge, hormonal disturbances, disorders associated with menopause, prolapse of the uterus or bladder, difficulty with conception, and morning sickness.
–Skin conditions such as eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis, nerve rash, herpes zoster, acne, scar tissue and resultant adhesions, hair loss and dandruff.
–Eye conditions such as visual disorders, red, sore, itchy or watery eyes, and conjunctivitis.
–Sporting injuries such as sprained ankles and knees, cartilage problems, corking and tearing of muscles, torn ligaments and bruises.
• The disorders above which appear in bold have been recognized by the World Health Organization (December 1979) as having been successfully treated by acupuncture. The disorders which do not appear in bold above are other common disorders which have been found to respond well to acupuncture.