Some of the most common conditions treated by acupuncture are pain-related. Acupuncture can be used to treat sports injuries, arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, and chronic back pain.
Acupuncture can be used to treat several neurological and psychological disorders including headaches and migraines, depression, anxiety, insomnia, stress, and addiction.
Acupuncture can also treat several circulatory disorders as well. Acupuncture can be used to treat high blood pressure, high cholesterol, anemia, arteriosclerosis,asthma, and emphysema.
Pain, Injury, Trauma
Acupuncture can treat a wide array of pain-related symptoms. Whether you are experience pain externally from some sort of injury, or internally from a disorder such as arthritis, chronic back pain, or carpal tunnel syndrome, acupuncture can help relieve the pain.
Cancer Pain/Chemotherapy Side Effects
Acupuncture is commonly used by cancer patients to help relieve any cancer-related pain, nausea/vomiting, anxiety, depression, sleep disturbances, and fatigue.
Chronic Low Back Pain
Acupuncture treats Chronic Low Back Pain (CLBP) by working to activate the body's own pain-relieving hormones and neuro-transmitters. The result is a significant reduction in pain and inflammation, or complete relief altogether.
Arthritis and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
The way that acupuncture provides relief for arthritis and carpal tunnel syndrome is very much the same as nearly all other physical pains that it provides relief for. Arthritis is caused the congestion of the circulation of blood and Qi. Acupuncture can improve or completely eliminate arthritis symptoms by removing this congestion of blood and Qi circulation.
Acupuncture helps to eliminate acne mainly by aiding in the digestion and metabolism of fats, detoxification of toxins in the blood, and the reduction of inflammation.
Eczema, or atopic dermatitis, is a chronic allergic reaction, which causes the skin to become inflamed, red, and extremely itchy. Acupuncture treats eczema by aiding in the elimination of toxins in the blood and discharge of Toxic Heat.
Acupuncture can effectively treat migraines and headaches by greatly improving the flow of blood and Qi throughout the body.
Acupuncture is used to treat addiction withdrawals, whether it be alcohol, drugs, or tobacco, because it helps to calm the nervous system, restores appetite, relieves headaches/body aches, and also helps to accelerate detoxification.
Acupuncture is a perfect way to treat anxiety while keeping yourself drug-free. Acupuncture treats anxiety by restoring the overall balance of Qi throughout the body.
The treatment of depression with the use of acupuncture works very similarly to the way that it treats anxiety: by restoring the balance of Qi and eliminating other chemical imbalances throughout the body.
Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat Disorders
Acupuncture around the nose and sinuses can successfully open the passages and begin to stimulate drainage of any accumulated mucus and phlegm.
Cold and Flu
Acupuncture is very effective at increasing a person's tolerance and keeping resistance high. Despite this, should an illness occur, acupuncture is effective at ensuring a speedy recovery as well.
Acupressure points can be used to treat ear aches and ear infections.
Acupuncture can successfully treat many eye-related diseases, including myopia, hypermetropia, cataract, glaucoma, presbyopia, astigmatism, amblyopia, diploma, color blindness, night blindness, etc.
Hay fever is an upper respiratory allergy syndrome. The same acupuncture points that are used to treat colds, flu, fever, or body aches are also used to treat hay fever.
High Blood Pressure
Acupuncture can directly treat high blood pressure by rebalancing the blood and Qi, relaxing the nerves and blood vessels.
Acupuncture helps to eliminate blood stagnation and correct any lipid imbalances in the blood. Thus, reducing the risk of high cholesterol.
Anemia is a conidition in which your body is not capable of producing an adequate amount of red blood cells. Acupuncture can be utilized to enhance the flow of Qi to vital systems such as the stomach, spleen, and especially the liver.