What does Acupuncture Treat?

The National Institute of Health (NIH) and the World Health Organization recognize acupuncture to be effective in the treatment of 60 common disorders including:

Musculoskeletal  Arthritis, sprains, neck, shoulder, back and knee pain, TMJ

Gastrointestinal  Chronic diarrhea, constipation, gastritis, peptic ulcer, indigestion, heartburn, IBS, nausea, food allergies

Gynecological  PMS, irregular, heavy or painful menstruation, infertility, fibroids, induction of labor, turning breech babies, morning sickness, menopause

Neurological  Dizziness, migraines, neuropathy, stroke rehabilitation, sciatica

Circulatory  Hypertension, hypotension, angina, arteriosclerosis,  anemia

Respiratory  Sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, asthma, bronchitis, the common cold/flu

Psychological  Depression, stress, anxiety, insomnia

Support for Chronic Disease  AIDS, cancer (adverse reactions to chemo and radiation therapy), hepatitis, autoimmune (Lupus, Rheumatoid Arthritis)