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Some Conditions Effectively Treated

The World Health Organization (WHO) recognizes acupuncture as an effective therapy for over 40 health conditions and are listed below. But there are many others and almost everyone can benefit from TCM to some degree at various times of the year i.e., with the change of seasons, acupuncture can help our body’s internal climate adjust to the changing external climate and in so doing can help us to prevent illness.

  • MUSCULO-SKELETAL: arthritis, low back pain, neck pain and stiffness, shoulder pain and stiffness, motor vehicle injuries, sports injuries, fibromyalgia, carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis elbow, bursitis, tendinitis, sprains.
  • NERVOUS: headaches, migraines, sciatica, tinnitus, trigeminal neuralgia, Bell’s Palsy, muscle paralysis, peripheral neuropathy, multiple sclerosis.

  • GYNECOLOGICAL: menopausal symptoms, infertility, PMS, menstrual problems, endometriosis, uterine prolapse.

  • PSYCHIATRIC: anxiety, depression, insomnia, stress, poor memory, eating disorders.

  • RESPIRATORY: common cold, sinusitis, chronic cough, asthma.

  • GASTROINTESTINAL: nausea, constipation, diarrhea, chronic indigestion, irritable bowel syndrome, crohn’s disease, colitis, celiac disease.

  • CARDIOVASCULAR-CEREBROVASCULAR: hypertension, stroke sequela, paralysis.

  • ENDOCRINE: diabetes, thyroid problems, obesity/weight loss, adrenal problems.

  • ​IMMUNE: allergies, chronic fatigue syndrome, candidiasis, immune system strengthening.

  • SKIN CONDITIONS: acne, eczema, herpes/shingles, psoriasis.

  • CONNECTIVE TISSUE: lupus erythematosis, rheumatoid arthritis.

  • ADDICTIONS: sugar, nicotine, alcohol, recreational drugs.

  • PEDIATRIC: diarrhea, vomiting, bed wetting, fever, cough, constipation.
  • SUPPORTIVE THERAPY: cancer support therapy, post surgical recovery, hepatitis.

  • UROGENITAL: cystitis, urinary tract infections, incontinence, sexual dysfunction.