What can Acupuncture treat?
Acupuncture is often associated with pain control, but Chinese Medicine is a complete medical system that can treat much more.
The World Health Organization recognizes the use of acupuncture in the treatment of a wide range of medical problems, including…
Muscular, skeletal and nerve problems:
Headaches, migraines, TMJ, neck pain, low back pain, hip pain, frozen shoulder, tennis elbow, sciatica, arthritis, tendinitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, and post-operative pain
Menstrual, urinary and fertility problems:
Irregular menses, PMS, menstrual cramps, urinary tract infections, symptoms of STDs, fertility problems, problems in pregnancy and menopause
GERD, acid reflux, constipation, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, ulcers, indigestion, Crohn’s and colitis
Allergies, sinus infections, sore throat, bronchitis, asthma, chest infections
Mental-emotional and stress problems:
Insomnia, depression, anxiety, addiction recovery & relapse prevention, including smoking cessation
Acupuncture is also an adjunct therapy to cancer treatment, treating the side effects of chemo and radiation