General Health

General HealthThere are many international scientific trials that have found when acupuncture is performed by a skilled practitioner, it can be a safe and effective treatment for many health conditions, diseases and symptoms including:

 

  • Abdominal pain
  • Acne vulgaris
  • Adverse reactions to radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy
  • Allergic rhinitis (including hay fever)
  • Bell’s palsy
  • Bronchial asthma
  • Cancer pain
  • Dental pain
  • Diabetes mellitus (type II)
  • Dysmenorrhoea, primary (painful periods)
  • Earache
  • Eye pain
  • Facial pain/spasm (including craniomandibular disorders)
  • Female urethral syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia and fasciitis
  • Gouty arthritis
  • Headache
  • Hyperlipaemia
  • Hypertension, essential
  • Hypotension, primary
  • Insomnia
  • Knee pain
  • Leukopenia
  • Low back pain
  • Ménière disease
  • Neuralgia, post-herpetic
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Neck pain
  • Opium, cocaine and heroin dependence
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Obesity
  • Periarthritis of shoulder
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (Stein-Leventhal syndrome)
  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Postoperative pain
  • Renal colic
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Sciatica
  • Sore throat (including tonsillitis)
  • Spine pain, acute
  • Sprain
  • Stiff neck
  • Stroke
  • Tennis elbow
  • Temporomandibular joint dysfunction
  • Ulcerative colitis, chronic
  • Whooping cough (pertussis)

 

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