Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine will help you with a range of health complaints without the need for harsh medications. Heal yourself naturally and see how great it feels to be healthy, energized and strong. So here is the list of conditions acupuncture treats.
Most people will experience pain at some point in their lives as a result from sports injury, repetitive stress (RSI), arthritis, sciatica, poor posture, etc. Through use of very fine acupuncture needles, you can get relief for your aches and pains and help you overcome the tension in your back and neck that you thought was just part of life. Some professionals also combine acupuncture with Chinese Remedial Massage (TuiNa) and vacuum cupping to help relieve muscle tension and soreness in appropriate cases. Treatments available for conditions including:
- Neck and back pain
- Sports injuries
- Plantar fasciitis
- Knee pain
- Frozen shoulder
- Repetitive stress injuries (RSI)
- Tennis and golfer’s elbow
Headaches and Migraines
Headaches may seem like a small complaint and taking a quick pill to get rid of the symptom is an easy solution but we don’t often ask why we get the headaches in the first place. Acupuncturist aims to find the cause of problems such as headaches and migraines and provide treatment without the need for medication. With acupuncture acupuncturist aims to relieve the symptom and treat the cause of your headaches and migraines so you won’t need to stress wondering if another headache is just around the corner. Treatments available for all headaches and pains including:
- Tension and stress headaches
- Migraines and their related symptoms
Menstrual cramping in the lower back and abdomen can be a painful and even debilitating experience for some women. We recognize that life is busy and we can’t afford to be in pain for 1-3 days a month when we have other work and social commitments to take care of. Through use of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture, you can relieve the painful symptoms of cramping and work with you to provide a treatment plan to significantly reduce the duration and severity of menstrual symptoms and PMS.
- Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
- Polycystic Ovaries and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
- Menopause related symptoms
- Irregular and absent periods
- Painful and/or very heavy periods
Stress is a part of life and can’t be avoided but if you are finding stress is beginning to have a significant impact on you wellbeing. Stress not only leaves us feeling on edge, but it can result in insomnia and other sleep disorders, digestive issues, irritability, headaches and lowered immunity. The effect stress has on our health is not something to be underestimated so take control of it before it takes control of your life. The relaxing experience will start reducing your stress levels from treatment one and give you that much needed time to focus on yourself.
Pregnancy and Birth Support
Pregnancy is a time expecting Mothers want to enjoy but up to 80% of women experience morning sickness in their first trimester. Acupuncture provides a drug-free treatment for expectant mothers wanting relief from nausea and vomiting without the need for medication during the first trimester. For information on how Chinese Medicine can help you throughout your pregnancy and prepare your body for childbirth click here.
General Health and Wellbeing
Traditional Chinese Medicine has been practiced in China for almost 5000 years and can be used for those small problems that many think are just a part of life. If you have a health issue that you can’t seem to get rid of, consider an Acupuncture for you alternative therapy needs and see how it can help you.
- Common cold and flu
- Chronic sinusitis
- Symptoms of hay fever
- Weak immune system
- Sleeping problems
- Recurring chest infections (eg. bronchitis)
- Skin problems (acne, dermatitis, psoriasis)
- Recurring cystitis and urinary tract infections
- Depression and emotional stresses
Digestive issues are inconvenient, painful and potentially embarrassing but will impact on most people at some point in their lives. Usually specialist uses a combination of therapies all aimed at relieving digestive complaints with the goal of providing a lasting solution rather than just a ‘quick fix’ for your symptoms. Chinese medicine and acupuncture can be used for a range of digestive issues including:
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
- Indigestion and Acid Reflux