Acupuncture and Chinese medicine treats

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), acupuncture has been shown through controlled trials to treat the following symptoms, diseases, and conditions.

Musculoskeletal and Pain

  • low back pain

  • neck pain

  • sciatica

  • tennis elbow

  • knee pain

  • periarthritis of the shoulder

  • sprains

  • facial pain (including craniomandibular disorders)

  • headache

  • dental pain

  • tempromandibular (TMJ) dysfunction

  • rheumatoid arthritis

  • renal colic

 

G.I Conditions

  • acute bacillary dysentery

  • acute epigastralgia

  • biliary colic

  • peptic ulcer

  • acute and chronic gastritis

  • nausea and vomiting


Cardiac and Circulatory Conditions

  • stroke

  • essential hypertension

  • primary hypotension

 

Fertility and Women's Health

  • induction of labor

  • correction of malposition of fetus (breech presentation)

  • morning sickness

  • primary dysmenorrhea

Other Conditions

  • adverse reactions to radiation or chemotherapy

  • postoperative pain

  • leucopenia

  • allergic rhinitis, including hay fever

  • depression (including depressive neurosis and depression following stroke)