Acupuncture is best known for pain control but can be used to treat a wide variety of health conditions. The treatment involves the stimulation of various acupoints on the body. There are hundreds of these points on the body and each acupoint has a unique effect. The points used during a treatment are selected by the acupuncturist based on the patient’s symptoms and overall health condition. The goal of acupuncture treatment is to relieve symptoms, prevent their recurrence and to help improve the patient’s overall health condition.
Research has shown benefit in the treatment of: