Thursday, November 6, 2008

What Acupuncture Can Do

Diseases That Can Be Treated by Acpuncture.

Acupuncture can have a beneficial effect on almost any disorder. The National Institutes of Health and the World Health Organization have officially recognized the benefits of acupuncture in treating over forty conditions including:

Musculo-Skeletal Disorders: arthritis, low back pain, sciatica, tennis elbow, TMJ, carpal tunnel syndrome, frozen shoulder, fibromyalgia, tendonitis

  • Gynecological Disorders: PMS, menstrual irregularities, menopausal syndrome, ovarian cysts, infertility
    Gastro-Intestinal Disorders: indigestion, constipation, diarrhea, nausea, acid reflux, ulcers, colitis, irritable bowel syndrome

Respiratory Disorders: allergies, asthma, common cold, flu, sinusitis
Neurological Disorders: headache, migraine, dizziness, Bell's palsy, post-stroke paralysis, neuralgia
Circulatory Disorders: high cholesterol, hypertension
Psycho-Emotional Disorders: stress, anxiety, depression, nervousness, insomnia, smoking and other addictions
Uro-Genital Disorders: urinary tract infection, incontinence, impotence
In addition, acupuncture can increase energy levels, strengthen the immune system, and promote deep relaxation and a sense of well-being.

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