What is acupuncture?
Acupuncture is one of the oldest and most commonly used medical techniques, originating in China more than 2,500 years ago. It began with the discovery that stimulating specific areas on the body affected a person’s well-being. Acupuncture has evolved into a scientifically studied, world-renowned system of holistic medicine that helps to restore and maintain health, while improving quality of life.
What are the benefits of acupuncture?
Ancient China utilized acupuncture as a main form of medicine to treat pain and illness for thousands of years. Modern research has shown that acupuncture can affect most of the body’s systems — the nervous system, musculo-skeletal system, hormone output, circulation, immune and allergy response, as well as the respiratory, digestive, urinary, and reproductive systems.
Stability of appetite
Improved immune function
Regulation of digestive disorders
Increased mobility of joints
Decreased stress and anxiety
Balance of mood
Quicker recovery from injury
What else does acupuncture treat?
Here is a list of common conditions treated with Chinese medicine:
Musculoskeletal & Neurological Disorders:
Gastro-Intestinal & Digestive Disorders:
Eyes, Ears, Nose & Throat Disorders:
Gynecological & Genitourinary Problems:
Psychological and Emotional Disorders:
Acupuncture Also Treats:
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