Acupuncture

Acupuncture is the ancient art and science of regulating the body’s physiology by inserting and stimulating very fine needles at designated points along the meridians. This restores the normal balance of vital energy and creates pecific
therapeutic effects in thebody. Through the balanced flow of vital energy, the body is able to heal itself and maintain its own health.

Acupuncture is a safe, effective, and relaxing therapy used as a dynamic approach in the prevention and treatment of disease and the restoration of health. According to the World Health Organization, clinically, many common, acute, and chronic health disorders lend themselves to acupuncture treatment, such as:

  • Ear, nose, and throat disorders and thyroid disease.
  • Respiratory disorders: sinusitis, asthma, allergies, bronchitis, flu, and allergic rhinitis.
  • Gastrointestinal disorders: diarrhea & indigestion.
  • Gynecological disorders: PMS, menopause, irregu-lar or painful menstrual periods, & fertility support.
  • Urogenital disorders: incontinence and UTIs.
  • Nervous system disorders: headaches, neuralgia, insomnia, paralysis, facial palsy/tics, & narcolepsy.
  • Bone, muscle and joint disorders: sports injuries; sprains; strains; back, neck, and shoulder pain; arthritis; osteoporosis, tendinitis, carpal tunnel syndrome; gout; and sciatic pain.
  • Skin: atopic dermatitis, eczema, burns and acne.
  • Obesity and aid in cessation of smoking.