Those aches and pains you are experiencing after your car accident, injury or fall are an indication that the area has suffered damage. The majority of auto accident and injury victims are unaware of hidden injuries because at times medications are masking the pain. Untreated and/or poorly treated cases of general injuries and auto injuries can result in life long problems and suffering. Acupuncture provides more relief than other therapies for auto injuries. Acupuncture offers real pain relief and recovery from injuries sustained in auto accidents.
Acupuncture effectively treats several gynecological disorders. Commonly treated conditions include painful menstruation (dysmenorrhea), PMS and absence of menstruation (amenorrhea). Acupuncture therapy can treat and relieve the symptoms of many other gynecological conditions as well. A comprehensive treatment plan for gynecological disorders may include a combination of acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, massage, dietary suggestions, and/or specific exercises that enhance vitality/qi flow.
Acupuncture offers relief from seasonal allergies. Acupuncture has been used to treat seasonal allergies for centuries with great success. The treatment is directed toward clearing the nasal passages, supporting the immune system and strengthening it to prevent allergic reactions from recurring. Seasonal allergies are caused by the body’s hypersensitivity to substances in the environment. Symptoms primarily involve the membrane lining the nose, causing allergic rhinitis, or the membrane lining the eyelids and covering the whites of the eyes, causing allergic conjunctivitis. The recent study showed that acupuncture can significantly relieve allergic rhinitis symptoms.
Acupuncture is an effective method of appetite suppression that has shown to lead to weight loss. People report feeling full so that they eat less, and still have energy. Acupuncture has special points that are beneficial for weight loss and can help reduce cravings for sweets and other foods. Acupuncture can help regulate body’s metabolism, help detoxify the body, improve digestion and reduce constipation and body edema along with water retention.
Immune disorders include Rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and thyroid disease. Due to the complexity of treating immune disorders, integrative medicine solutions including acupuncture and Oriental medicine have received much attention as successful therapies in their treatment. Acupuncture is specifically noted for its use in pain relief, regulating the immune system, managing symptoms and improving quality of life. Immune disorders occur when there is imbalance within the body. Imbalance can come from an excess or deficiency of yin and yang that disrupts the flow of qi, or vital energy, through the body. Acupuncture is used to help the body restore balance, treating the root of the disorder, while specifically addressing the symptoms that are unique to each individual.