How Does Acupuncture Help in the Treatment of these Conditions?
Acupuncture is considered to be a safe and effective treatment plan for the following conditions, and has no harmful side effects. It restores the balance of positive energy flow in the body and releases endorphins that naturally boost metabolism and encourage a healthy lifestyle.
Traditional Chinese Medicine provides a safe and effective cure to chronic headaches and migraine that do not pose harmful side-effects that are common with western over-the-counter drugs. A combination of acupuncture, Chinese herb therapy and massages like Tui Na restore hormonal and energy imbalances in the body, smooth Qi, remove blood stagnation and naturally cure headaches and migraine. 80-90% of patients have got relief from pain in our clinic. Acupuncture is a very effective treatment for chronic pain and sometimes provides instant relief.
Infertility affects around one in six couples in the US alone according to a recent research by the American Fertility Society. Stress, hormonal changes, environment pollution and other related factors such as diet (foods with heavy flavor like salt, sugar, can and processing food) can all hinder a healthy pregnancy.
Acupuncture therapy can strengthen the reproductive system restore the hormonal balance in the body and increase blood flow in the reproductive organs to increase the chances of conception.
Studies show that women who underwent acupuncture infertility therapy were more prior to conceive in a healthy way as compared to those who didn’t. Acupuncture is known for the restoring the energy flow balance in the body; therefore, it is has been used for thousands of years to treat conception difficulties, infertility and impotence related issues.
According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, acupuncture along with Chinese herb therapy and diet can restore the balance in the body and provide a healthy and effective cure to infertility. Acupuncture during IVF treatment also increases the conception chances by 80% and is considered to be a safe and reliable remedy for years.
Anxiety, depression and a rising level of stress if left untreated can give rise to more severe health problems in the long term. Personal or work related stress, an emotional upheaval, grief of losing a loved one or facing a life altering situation are some of the main causes of stress and depression.
Acupuncture, with its relaxing and tranquilizing qualities, can treat the root cause of depression, soothe the body, calm the mind and restore the level of positive energy. Acupuncture therapy makes a person emotionally strong and stable so that they can cope up with difficult situations and return to a normal lifestyle.
Common western drugs like Prozac that are prescribed for depression have significant side effects. Also, around 50% of patients with major depression disorder do not respond well to western medications. On Acupuncture therapy restores the balance of positive life energy in the body and naturally releases endorphins. This results in a natural strength from within with no harmful side effects.
4. Back Pain
Back Pain or Sciatica is a painful condition that results due to arthritis, pressure on the nerves, obesity or old age. Back pain can also be a result of herniated or bulged disk, car accidents and sport injuries. Nervous pain does not respond well to western pain killers, and the most effective and safe treatment for overcoming back pain is through acupuncture therapy.
Fine acupuncture needles inserted at specific meridian points in the body restore the balance in the nervous system of the body, unblock channels, remove stagnation and relive pain and cramping. The needles themselves are very fine; thus, acupuncture proves to be a painless and safe method for encountering chronic pain in the back and other parts of the body.
Acupuncture therapy is targeted towards treating the root cause of most problems, and works in balancing inner energy to strengthen the body. Because of its ability to reduce depression, anxiety and stress, acupuncture naturally helps in smoking cessation and addiction recovery and provides relaxation and detoxification. It releases toxicity from the body and helps a person return back to a normal lifestyle without any side effects. Studies show that around 80% patients find relief from addiction through acupuncture and the chances of a relapse are also decreased.
Contact Family Acupuncture Clinic, for a customized treatment plan for overcoming addition and quitting smoking permanently.
Aside from these, Acupuncture also promotes the natural healing of the following common conditions:
- Low Back Pain
- Knee Pain
- Neck, Shoulder and knee joint problems
- Menstrual Cramps
- Trigeminal neuralgia
- Facial Pain
- Dental Pain
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Abdominal Pain
- Dysmenorrhea (Menstrual Cramps)
- Menopause/Hot Flash
- Facial rejuvenation
- High Cholesterol
- Chronic Fatigue
- Skin disorders
- Correction Of Malposition Of Fetus (Breech Presentation)
- Acute Epigastralgia
- Acute and chronic gastritis
- Chronic Fatigue
- Neck Pain
- Tennis Elbow
- Postoperative pain
- Tempromandibular (Tmj) Dysfunction
- Postoperative Pain
- Periarthritis Of The Shoulder
- Premenstrual Syndrome
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Side effects resulting from Chemotherapy
- Crohn’s Disease
- Induction Of Labor
- Nausea And Vomiting
- Allergic Rhinitis, Including Hay Fever
- Peptic Ulcer
- Bell’s Palsy
- Dizziness and Vertigo
- Ear Infections and Inflammations