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Is Acupuncture Right For You?  YES!


For over 2000 years, Acupuncture has been used to successfully treat and prevent disease.  Acupuncture relieves pain, strengthens the body’s natural defenses, improves organ function and promotes overall well being.  It involves the insertion of very fine needles into the body to restore the body to health and balance.  Acupuncture is such a profound and complex system of medicine that it has positive effects on most ailments. Acupuncture is an effective treatment for pain, allergies, anxiety, headaches, infertility, digestive problems, and many other issues.  If you struggle with health issues that affect your quality of life, you can benefit from acupuncture treatments. 


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Treatable Conditions

In the hands of licensed acupuncturist, acupuncture has broader applications beyond pain relief. The World Health Organization (WHO) recognizes the use of acupuncture in the treatment of a wide range of common illnesses.  Below is a list of conditions that can be treated with acupuncture.

Upper Respiratory Tract
Acute sinusitis
Acute rhinitis
Common Cold and Flu
Acute tonsillitis
Acute bronchitis
Bronchial asthma


Skin Disorders
Wound healing
Scar tissue
Swelling, flaking, itching, or redness
Acne, boils
Wrinkles

Eye Disorders
Acute conjunctivitis
Central Retinitis Myopia (in children)
Cataracts (without complications)
Eye Strain
Floaters
Impaired Vision
Inflammation, redness, tearing, itchiness
Glaucoma

Mouth Disorders
Toothache
Post Extraction Pain
Gingivitis
Acute and Chronic Pharyngitis
TMJ
Dental Pain
Post Dental Pain and Disorders

Gastrointestinal Disorders
Spasms of esophagus 
Gastritis
Gastric Hyperacidity
Duodenal Ulcer
Colitis
Constipation
Diarrhea
Epigastric Pain
Hiccups, gas, bloating
Hemorrhoids
Abdominal Pain, ulcers, colitis
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Hypochondriac Pain (Under Rib Cage)
Gallstones
Nausea and Vomiting related to Chemotherapy


Ear Problems

Meniere's Disease
Otitis Media
Tinnitus

Neurologic and Musculoskeletal Disorders/Pain
Headache and Migraine
Trigeminal Neuralgias
Facial Palsy (early stage, i.e., within 3-6 months)
Arthritis
Paralysis Following a Stroke
Peripheral Neuropathies
Back, Neck and Shouler Pain
Post-operative Pain
Muscle Spasms
Intercostal Neuralgia
Frozen Shoulder
Tennis Elbow
Sciatica
Low Back Pain
Osteoarthritis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Back and Knee Pain
Fibromyalgia
Chronic Fatigue
Sports Injuries and Pains
Trigeminal neuralgia
Bell’s palsy
Stroke and Post-Stroke
Parkinson’s Disease
Dizziness and Vertigo
Herpes Zoster (Shingles)
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Endocrine System (Hormones)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)
Diabetes
Thyroid Issues

Immune &/or Auto-Immune
Chronic Colds and Infections
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Slow Wound Healing
Lupus
HIV/AID
Hepatitis
MS


Heart and Circulation

Hypertension or High Blood Pressure (HBP)
Palpitations

Kidney and Urinary System
Urinary Tract Infections (UTI’s)
Nocturnal enuresis (bed wetting)
Dysuria (painful urination)
Prostate Disorder
Bladder Dysfunction
Urinary Urgency
Stress Incontinence

Reproductive & Gynecological Conditions
Premenstrual Syndrome
Dysmenorrhea (Menstrual cramps)
Spotting and Excessive Bleeding
Irregular Menstruation
Amenorrhea (Absence of Menstrual Period)
Impotence
Menopause (Hot Flashes, etc.)
Leucorrhea
Uterine Bleeding
Anemia

Infertility 
Male
Female

Emotional/Psychological Issues
Anxiety (PTSD, Panic Attacks)
Depression
Insomnia
Stress Management

Addiction
Addiction rehabilitation
Drug detoxification (including pharmaceuticals)
Smoking Cessation
Weight Loss 

Source: World Health Organization. Viewpoint on Acupuncture. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization, 1979.