Acupuncture is one of the oldest, most commonly used medical practices in the world. Through the insertion of sterile, thin needles into specific locations, acupuncture can help to balance the functioning of the body and relieve various aliments. Whether you have been suffering from stress, poor lifestyle habits, or injury, acupuncture treatments can help to balance your body and return you to optimum health.
Acupuncture can be used for a large variety of health conditions and offers relief of symptoms with a minimal amount of discomfort. Many patients are able to experience some relief of their symptoms during the first treatment, especially when treating stress and pain.
The World Health Organization (WHO) lists the following conditions that may benefit from acupuncture:
Digestive: Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhea, Hyperacidity, Indigestion.
Emotional: Anxiety, Depression, Insomnia.
Musculoskeletal: Arthritis, Back pain, Muscle cramping, Muscle pain and weakness, Neck pain, Sciatica
Gynecological: Infertility, Menopausal symptoms, Premenstrual symptoms.
Respiratory: Asthma, Sinusitis, Smoking cessation.
Neurological: Headaches, Migraines, Neurogenic bladder dysfunction, Parkinson’s disease, Postoperative pain, Stroke.
Miscellaneous: Addiction control, Athletic performance, Blood pressure regulation, Chronic fatigue, Immune system tonification, Stress reduction.