Acupuncture can treat a wide array of conditions either as supportive care or as a primary treatment modality. The ability to treat such a wide array of conditions and diseases is explained at the bottom of this page in a slider titled “What is Acupuncture? A Western Explanation“.
Most individuals seek out an acupuncturist for treatment of Pain especially back and joint pain. The pain can be of an acute nature, perhaps resulting from a sports or other injury, or long term chronic pain. The most common conditions treated are headaches, muscular-skeletal conditions (e.g. joints, back, neck), tingling, burning, and itchiness.
In additional to pain, acupuncture treatments can be designed to address internal or Systemic Disorders. Systemic disorders are those affecting the digestive, respiratory, immune, or other body systems.
Both pain and systemic conditions can lead to General Health and Stress related disorders which can also be effectively treated. Specific characteristics of these related conditions can present as anxiety irritability, anger, lack of motivation, insomnia, etc.
Pain anywhere in the body
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