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Acupuncture works to restore the normal functions by stimulating certain points on the twenty meridians to promote health and balance. Imbalances can occur on the physical, emotional, or psycho-spiritual level. Acupuncture treatment involves using thin sterile disposable needles to stimulate points along the meridians to improve channel flow resulting in natural balance of the body.

In a western medical perspective, acupuncture safely and effectively alters the vascular, hormonal, and neurological systems. Numerous western scientific studies have shown the following benefits of acupuncture:

  • Regulates reproductive hormones
  • Alters pain receptor-pathways
  • Reduces inflammatory responses
  • Calms the mind and moods
  • Alleviates stress

Acupuncture has been cited by the World Health Organization to treat a wide variety of the illness such as:

Chronic and Acute Pain

Headaches, neck, back, tendonitis, sciatica, osteoarthritis, carpal tunnel, fibromyalgia, carpal tunnel sydrome

Neurological Disorders

Neuropathy, stroke recovery, trigemianal neuralgia, bell's palsy

Upper Respiratory Disorders

Asthma, allergies, bronchitis, sinusitis, sore throat, common colds

Digestive Disorders

Constipation, Diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, heartburn, colitis, ulcers

Psychological Disorders

Depression, anxiety, insomnia, stress, substance abuse, weight loss

Women's Disorders

Irregular menstration, menopause, infertility, dysmenorrhea, PMS, morning sickness, labor induction, morning sickness, malpositioned of fetus

Dermatological Disorders

Eczema, acne

Cardiovascular Disorders

High blood pressure, diabetes, heart problems