treatment may be safely used by most anyone. It can help with a variety of
symptoms or conditions. Acupuncture has proven effective in the relief of pain,
anxiety, arthritis, eczema, sports injuries, hay fever, asthma, migraine, high
blood pressure, menstrual disorders, intestinal problems and pregnancy
management or delivery.
has shown acupuncture
to be effective in helping people with the
above listed conditions, as well as with many others. However, it does more
than simply relieve symptoms. Acupuncture aims to treat the whole patient while
restoring the balance between the physical, emotional and spiritual aspects of
traditional acupuncture, all illness is considered the result of an imbalance
of energy. Acupuncture treatment can benefit almost any ill person, so long as
the degenerative process in the tissues of the body is not too extensive.
people also use acupuncture as a preventative treatment, or because they feel
unwell in themselves but are not 'ill' in the Western sense.