Acupuncture

Acupuncture Benefits

Acupuncture has been recognized by the World Health Organization as effective for over 40 common disorders such as:

Musculoskeletal Problems

• Range of Motion Problems
• Work Related Injuries such as carpal tunnel
• Sports Injuries, Recovery and Endurance
• Fibromyalgia and any type of pain, acute or chronic
• Osteoarthritis

Digestive Complaints

• Diarrhea & constipation
• Gastric & duodenal ulcers
• Nausea, bloating, and indigestion
• Irritable Bowel Syndrome
• Chron’s Disease and colitis

Internal Medicine

• Chronic Fatigue
• Immune Deficiency Syndrome
• Thyroid Disorders
• Kidney Stones
• Hepatitis
• Diabetes
• Urinary Tract Infections
• Immune System Weakness
• Herpes & Shingles

Psycho Emotional & Neurological Disorders

• Depression
• Anxiety
• Panic disorders
• Addiction
• Insomnia
• Migraines & tension headaches

Gynecology

• Fertility and conception disorders
• Prenatal and Postpartum Care
• PMS & menopausal symptoms
• Endometriosis & uterine fibroids
• Irregular & painful menses
• Yeast infections and vaginitis
• Impotence, Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy

Miscellaneous Disorders

• Post-surgical Wellness
• Stress
• Weight Loss
• Auto-Immune Diseases
• Side Effects of medication


For additional research regarding acupuncture:
http://topics.nytimes.com/topics/news/health/diseasesconditionsandhealthtopics/acupuncture/index.html
http://www.naturalnews.com/acupuncture.html
http://acupuncturetoday.com/mpacms/at/article.php?id=31449
To study acupuncture meridians with an online interactive model:
http://www.acupuncture.com/education/points/index.htm