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CONDITIONS TREATED BY ACUPUNCTURE

In 2003, the World Health Organization (WHO) published a report entitled “Acupuncture: Review and Analysis of Reports on Controlled Clinical Trials.” The report cited conditions for which acupuncture proved to be an effective treatment during clinical research trials.

Below is a list that includes conditions cited in the WHO report along with other conditions that have withstood the test of time (over thousands of years) to become generally accepted as responding well to acupuncture. This list is not exhaustive. There are many conditions that may be treated by acupuncture, which are not listed below. Please contact us to discuss your condition and with any questions that you might have concerning acupuncture.

RESPIRATORY

  • Common Cold

  • Flu

  • Asthma

  • Bronchitis

EYE | EAR | NOSE | THROAT

  • Seasonal & Environmental Allergies | Sore Throats

  • Sinus Infections & Headaches | Toothaches | Tinnitus | Nosebleeds

  • Ear Aches & Infection

DIGESTION

  • Acid Reflux | Indigestion | Bloating | Flatulence | Nausea | Vomiting

  • Constipation | Diarrhea | Gallstones

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome | Ulcerative Colitis | Gastritis

NEUROLOGICAL

  • Headache | Migraine | Dizziness | Trigeminal Neuralgia | Bell’s Palsy

  • Facial Spasms | Peripheral Neuropathies

  • Multiple Sclerosis | Vascular Dementia | Stroke Rehabilitation

CARDIOVASCULAR

  • High Blood Pressure | Low Blood Pressure | Heart Palpitations

DERMATOLOGICAL

  • Acne | Eczema | Psoriasis | Hives

SLEEP & ENERGY

  • Insomnia | Chronic Fatigue | Low Energy

ENDOCRINE

  • Diabetes | Hyperthyroid | Hypothyroid

URINARY

  • Urinary Tract Infections | Incontinence | Frequent Urination

WOMEN’S HEALTH

  • Infertility | PMS | Menstrual Pain | Irregular Menstruation

  • Menopause Syndrome | Morning Sickness | Breech Position

  • Labor Induction | Labor Pain

MEN’S HEALTH

  • Male Infertility | Sexual Dysfunction | Premature Ejaculation

  • Excessive or

    Dimished

    Libido

MUSCULOSKELETAL

  • Muscle Pain | Joint Pain | Sprains & Strains | Tendonitis | Arthritis

  • Fibromyalgia | Sciatica | TMJ Dysfunction

MENTAL & EMOTIONAL WELLNESS

  • Stress | Anxiety | Depression | Irritability

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder | Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

ADDICTION RECOVERY

  • Smoking Cessation | Compulsive Eating

  • Alcohol and Drug Dependence and Detoxification

CANCER SUPPORT

  • Adverse reactions to chemotherapy and radiation therapy.

GENERAL HEALTH & WELLNESS

You do not need to have something “wrong” with you to benefit from acupuncture!

Common “side effects” of acupuncture include: stress relief, increased energy and vitality, a good night’s sleep, and an overall sense of calmness and well-being.