Acupuncture

Acupuncture – Natural Therapy

Acupuncture is one of the natural and effective treatments that works wonderfully in many conditions, to name a few: Bell’s palsy, trigeminal neuralgia, emotional disorders, shingles, the list goes on. We work with your body in a natural and non-invasive way.

New to Acupuncture? It is an ancient therapeutic technique that can relieve pain naturally, it can help to regulate hormones, boosts up immune, promotes metabolism, counteracts diseases systematically, and even refine facial textures – cosmetic acupuncture. There are many conditions Acupuncture can treat, some other examples are:

  • Pain and Inflmmation (Arthritis, Back pain, Knee pain)
  • Infertility
  • IVF Support
  • Pregnancy Nausea,
  • Respiratory conditions (cough, SOB, asthma, hayfever)
  • Insomnia (sleeping disturbances)
  • Women’s Health (regulate periods, PCOs, PMS, regulates ovulation, supports corpus luteum)
  • Weight loss support

 

 

 

Duration of treatments:

During an usual acupuncture session, the registered acupuncturist will select a group of acupoints that is most suitable to the individual. However, there are many factors influencing the healing processes.

Variables such as the duration of the condition, the degree of severity, the age, and general health background. These are some of the main factors might influence the recovery rate, and each individual is different.

Our experienced practitioners have clinical experience in various conditions, and would do their very best to help you get better.

If you have a health concern but not sure if we can help, don’t hesitate to give us a call.

Further Info on Acupuncture

Acpuncture is worth a try with Chronic pain

This article is by Harvard Health Blogger Daniel Pendick. It provides straight forward statistics on Acupuncture treatment results: http://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/acupuncture-is-worth-a-try-for-chronic-pain-201304016042

 

Acupuncture for treating Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Article shows that Acupuncture treatments have positive effects on women suffering from PCOs:

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4794508/.

 

Acupuncture for Infertility: Is it an effective therapy?

A positive effect of acupuncture in infertility has been confirmed. However, it was difficult to pinpoint the exact working mechanisms behind it. Concludes that urgent refinements on research designs, random populations & controlled studies are needed.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21611904

 

Prior to Conception: The Role of an Acupuncture Protocol in Improving Women’s Reproductive Function

This comprehensive study was conducted in Sydney, Australia. It concludes that Acupuncture “….. increased fertility awareness; improved wellbeing; those who conceived did so in half the time……” 

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4868913/

 

Potential antiinflammatory effects of acupuncture in a chronic stress model of depression in rats

This article is from Neuroscience Letters. This paper studies on the action mechanisms of acupuncture at the biochemistry level, which anticipates similar biochemical mechanism pathways in humans.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26921452

 

Acupuncture for Pain Management in Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

This a high quality meta-analysis paper concludes that acupuncture provides efficient positive support with drug therapy by increasing remission rate, longer duration of analgesia time and better quality of life without serious adverse effects as compared to drug therapy alone.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4764722/