Indications for Acupuncture

 

Clinical trials indicate that acupuncture therapy can be effective in the following conditions:

 

Musculoskeletal problems: muscle soreness, back pain, disc problems, osteoarthritis and degenerative joint disease.

Neurological disorders: seizure, laryngeal hemi-plegia, facial and radial nerve paralysis.

Gastrointestinal disorders: diarrhea, gastric ulcers, colic, vomiting, constipation and impaction.

Other chronic conditions: anhidrosis, heaves, asthma, cough, uveitis, behavioral problems, Cushing's disease, hypothyroidism, infertility, hyperthyroidism, renal failure, geriatric weakness and skin problems.

Performance enhancement and prevention of disease