WHICH CONDITIONS CAN ACUPUNCTURE HELP WITH

WHICH CONDITIONS CAN ACUPUNCTURE HELP WITH

Acupuncture is one the oldest and most important treatment methods in Traditional Chinese Medicine. Now Acupuncture is being recognised in the modern world, even by WHO for its numerous benefits.

It is drug free, non invasive and pain free treatment which adopt a holistic approach. It works by getting to the root cause of the problem, providing long lasting relief from symptoms and restoring overall balance. 

Acupuncture supports the body’s healing ability and restores any imbalances. Standalone Acupuncture therapy or in combination with other treatments can provide you with an effective long-term solution for many conditions. Acupuncture therapy can be used alone or in combination with other treatments for enhanced and faster effect. 

What Is Acupuncture? 

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese medical procedure in which the body’s energy is brought back into balance. Through the stimulation of acupuncture points with the use of very fine needles, this life energy is sent throughout the body through various channels. Whenever we experience an imbalance in our body as a result of this energy leaning towards the positive or the negative, it can display itself in a number of different ways. For some, it displays as pain or disease but for others, it may show up as an inability to conceive a child.

How Does Acupuncture Work?

It works by stimulating special Acupressure points that are all part of an interconnected network that spans across your entire body. This stimulation helps restore the flow of energy (Qi) and blood through your body, and this helps your body absorb nutrients and remove toxins. Keeping your Meridian System clear helps you keep your body functioning properly, and a functioning body is a healthier body.

Acupuncture treatment involves the insertion of fine, disposable, sterile needles, made of stainless steel, into specific acupuncture points sited along the body’s meridians. During centuries of clinical practice, the functions and clinical effectiveness of each acu-point or combination of points has been noted. In recent years these actions have been systematically studied and verified by modern scientific research.

Advantages of Acupuncture

  • relieve stress
  • relieve pain in the body
  • treating unexplained infertility
  • treat eye problems including cataract, glaucoma
  • Strengthen immune system

Which Conditions Can Benefit From Acupuncture?

1.Chronic and Joint Pain

Musculoskeletal disorders such as lower back, shoulder and neck pain, sciatica, arthritis, gout, ‘frozen shoulder’, and ‘tennis elbow’.

 

2. Male and Female Infertility

Acupuncture boosts fertility by improve blood flow and boosting your
Reproductive system.

 

3. Boosts IVF Success Rate

IVF success rates are higher for women who have acupuncture while undergoing IVF. Acupuncture can also be used to reduce some the side effects of the hormone medications that are prescribed during IVF treatment.

 

4. During Pregnancy

Acupuncture treatment during the first 12 – 14 weeks of pregnancy can help alleviate morning sickness, prevent miscarriage and help with fatigue. The month prior to the birth, weeks 36 – 40, is the best time to prepare your body for labour and delivery. Acupuncture treatment prior to birth helps prepare the mother to be for an efficient labour with less anxiety. It allows the body to be in a more relaxed state, thus lessening the chances of a miscarriage. 

 

4. Skin conditions

Skin conditions such as eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis, acne, hair loss and dandruff.

 

5. Insomnia & Stress

Acupuncture works to treat the root cause of insomnia and stress and restore specific imbalance from which the patient is suffering.

 

6. Digestive disorder

Digestive system conditions such as weight control, heartburn, ulcers, gastric hyperacidity, gastritis, hiatus hernia, flatulence, colitis, constipation, and haemorrhoids.

 

7.Headaches and Migraines

Acupuncture gets to the root cause of Neurological conditions such as headaches, migraines and stroke providing long term relief.

 

8.Cardiovascular disorders

Cardiovascular disorders such as high or low blood pressure, fluid retention, chest pain, poor circulation, cold hands and feet, and muscle cramps.

 

9.Weight Loss

Acupuncture restores your body’s natural flow and balances, your organ’s function. Allowing your spleen and kidneys to correctly flush out toxins, and your digestive system to properly breakdown foods so that you can absorb more nutrition from each meal, helping you eat less.

 

10.Respiratory conditions

Respiratory conditions such as hay fever, asthma, bronchitis, sinusitis, chronic cough, laryngitis, sore throat, influenza and the common cold.

 

11.Sporting injuries

Sporting injuries such as sprained ankles and knees, cartilage problems, torn muscles and ligaments.

 

12.Urogenital disorders

Urogenital disorders such as cystitis, prostatitis, low sexual vitality, kidney and bladder disorders.

 

13.Psychological conditions

Psychological conditions including addictions such as smoking. Depression, phobias, anxiety and nervousness.

 

14. Eye conditions

Eye conditions such as red, sore, itchy or watery eyes, conjunctivitis

 



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