WHAT CONDITIONS CAN ACUPUNCTURE TREAT?
The World Health Organization recognizes acupuncture's ability to treat over 200 commonly encountered clinical disorders. Among these are:
Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat Disorders: Sinusitis, Sore throat, Hay fever, Earache, Nerve deafness, Ringing in the ears, Dizziness, Poor eyesight
Circulatory Disorders: High blood pressure, Angina pectoris, Arteriosclerosis, Anemia
Gastrointestinal Disorders: Food allergies, Irritable bowel syndrome. Spastic colon, Colitis, Constipation, Diarrhea, Ulcers, Gastritis, Abdominal bloating, Hemorrhoids
Disorders: Premenstrual syndrome (PMS), Irregular, heavy or painful menstruation, Endometriosis, Menopause, Fibroids, Chronic bladder infection, Complications in pregnancy, Morning sickness, Kidney stones, Impotence, Infertility in men and women, Sexual dysfunction
Immune Disorders: Candida, Chronic fatigue, HIV and AIDs, Epstein Barr virus, Allergies, Lupus, MS, Hepatitis
Addiction: Smoking cessation, Drugs, Alcohol
Emotional and Psychological
Disorders Anxiety, Insomnia, Depression, Stress
Neurological Disorders Headaches and Migraines, Arthritis, Neuralgia, Sciatica, Back pain, Bursitis, Tendonitis, Stiff neck, Bell's palsy, Trigeminal neuralgia, Stroke, Cerebral palsy, Polio, Sprains, Muscle spasms, Shingles
Respiratory Disorders Colds and flus, Asthma, Emphysema, Bronchitis
Miscellaneous Chemotherapy/radiation side effects, Diabetes, Dermatological disorders, Weight control.