What conditions can acupuncture treat?

While it is widely accepted that acupuncture can provide pain relief, its applications are much more diverse. The World Health Organization has found acupuncture useful in the treatment of the following conditions:

DIGESTIVE

  • Abdominal pain
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea

EMOTIONAL

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Insomnia
  • Nervousness
  • Neurosis

EYE-EAR-NOSE-THROAT

  • Cataracts
  • Poor Vision
  • Toothache
  • Gingivitis
  • Tinnitus

GYNECOLOGICAL

  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Menopausal symptoms
  • Infertility

MISCELLANEOUS

  • Addiction control
  • Athletic performance
  • Blood pressure regulation
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Immune system enhancement
  • Stress reduction

MUSCULOSKELETAL

  • Arthritis
  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Muscle pain
  • Muscle weakness
  • Muscle cramping
  • Sciatica

NEUROLOGICAL

  • Headaches
  • Migraine headaches
  • Neurogenic bladder dysfunction
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Post-operative pain
  • Stroke

RESPIRATORY

  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Common cold
  • Sinusitis (Acute or Chronic)
  • Smoking cessation
  • Tonsillitis

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