|What can be treated by Acupuncture?|
|Theoretically, acupuncture and herbal medicine together can treat all health problems. But since the conventional medicine are very effective in treating many health problems, acupuncture and herbal medicine become secondary. However, in treating certain health problems, acupuncture and herbal medicine still remain as first choice for treatment or would improve the result if combining both conventional and Chinese medicine. The advantage of acupuncture is that it is a natural healing process. Without taking medication, it helps the body to rid itself of disease and minimize the side effects of medication. The following conditions can be treated by acupuncture effectively:|
|Neck and Shoulder Pain||Back Pain||
|Sprains and Strains||Tendinitis||Bursitis|
|Carpal Tunnel Syndrome||Tennis Elbow||Fibromyalgia|
|Stroke Paralysis||Facial Paralysis||Sciatica|
|Neck and facial Spasm||Trigeminalneuralgia|
|Common Cold and Flu||Asthma||Sinusitis|
|PMS||Painful Menses||Irregular Menses|
|Pregnant Nausea and Vomiting|
|Acupuncture is very effective in reducing the side effects of chemotherapy and radiotherapy. It can strengthen the body’s immune system and enhance the energy level.|
|Stop smoking||Alcohol and Drug Addiction||Weight Control|
|Needles are scary to many people. Acupuncture needles are very thin and seldom is there even any sensation when they are applied. Once in the patient is relaxed they often sleep through the procedure.
TENS –Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation – Looks scary but is a valuable treatment method incorporated into Acupuncture treatments. There is no pain just a stimulation that is applied by the application of low voltage electricity. The level of stimulation is adjusted to your comfort level upon application.
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