Acupuncture: history & Style //
Acupuncture originated in ancient China, blossoming out of a rich Taoist tradition, amalgamating certain portions of Ayurveda, and over time developed into the centuries old healing art it is today. This 3,000 year old healing modality, has benefited from centuries of dialogue on medicine, and has been used to treat a wide range of conditions.
TREATMENT types: dry needling & IMS practiced by ALLIED health care professionals, classical: five element, zang fu, 3 burners, 4 levels, etc.
Evidence of Use & efficacy //
The World Health Organization (WHO), a subsidiary of the United Nations, focusing primarily on international public health, found acupuncture a viable treatment for over one hundred conditions. In over 80% of the conditions looked at they found Acupuncture was either a viable treatment, or at least helped mitigate a variety of symptoms.
For the full report please see [Acupuncture: Review and Analysis of Reports on Controlled Clinical Trials]. For the a more concise summary see [here].
typical uses of acupuncture //
Muscular Skeletal Pain - Nerve pain, Sciatica, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Sprains or Strains, Inflamed or Tight Muscles Tendonitis, Frozen Shoulder etc
Emotional & Psychological Stress - Anxiety, Depression, Insomnia, etc
Gynecological Disorders - Painful Periods, Irregular Periods, Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
fertility & reproduction - ivf supportive treatment, conception retention, infertility
Quitting Addictive Behavior - Cigarette Cessation, and Detoxification
Immunity Boosting - fight the common cold and help prevent it in the future
Allergies - Allergic Rhinitis, Seasonal Allergies, Hayfever
Gastrointestinal Disorders - Crohn's Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Constipation, Colitis, and Diarrhea
Circulatory Disorders - Low Blood Pressure/High Blood Pressure