What Can Acupuncture Treat?
Below is a list of conditions and circumstances for which people commonly find acupuncture treatments to be effective.
General: Allergies, Asthma, Sinusitis, Headaches, TMJ, Back Pain, Sciatica, Musculoskeletal Problems, Insomnia, Anxiety, Dizziness, Depression, High Blood Pressure, Chronic Fatigue, Fibromyalgia, Addictions, Digestive Issues, Constipation, Sexual Dysfunction, Post-Operative Recovery, Palliative Care.
Women’s Health: Menstrual Irregularities, Menopause, Conception Difficulties, Pregnancy, Childbirth, Lactation Difficulties, Postpartum, Ovarian and Uterine Problems.
Men’s Health: Prostate, Infertility, Impotence.
Pediatrics: Asthma, Cough, Digestive Problems, Behavioral Problems, Ear Infections, Sleep Problems.
Preventative Health: Prevention, Stress Management, Overall Wellness, Seasonal Attunement.
Acupuncture is recognized by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to be effective in the treatment of a wide variety of medical problems. Below is a list of disorders for which acupuncture is effective (according to the NIH):
Musculoskeletal Conditions: Muscle, Bone, and Nerve Pain, Sprains / Strains, Back Pain, Leg Pain, Foot Pain, Stiff Shoulders and Neck, Lumbago, Sciatica, Tennis Elbow, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Painful Joints, TMJ, Toothache, Headache and Migraines, Rheumatism, Arthritis, Facial Paralysis, Bell’s Palsy, and Fibromyalgia.
Obstetrics and Gynecology: Menstrual Pain and Cramping, PMS, Menopause, Infertility, and Fetal Malposition.
Addictions: Tobacco, Narcotics, Alcohol, Food, etc.
Cardiovascular: Diseases of the Heart and Blood Vessels, Angina, and High Blood Pressure.
Digestive Disorders: Indigestion, Stomach Ulcers, Gall Stones, Diarrhea, Constipation, Nausea and Vomiting, and Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
Respiratory System Disorders: Allergies, Asthma, Bronchitis, Sinusitis, and COPD.
Nervous System Disorders: Stroke, Neuralgia, Stress, Anxiety, Depression, PTSD, and Other Nervous Disorders, Nerve Paralysis, and Headaches/Migraines.