Conditions Treated by Acupuncture and CHM
Conditions can be improved by Chinese Acupuncture such as:
- Stopping Smoking
- Improving Fertility
- Stress-related illnesses
- Migraines & Headaches
- Body and Joint Pains & Aches
- Alcohol or Drug Addictions etc.
The following is a list of conditions and common problems that can be improved by Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicines.
Disorders of the Bones, Muscles and Joints: Back, Neck Shoulder and Knee Pains, including Sciatica, Frozen Shoulder, Tennis Elbow, Arthritis, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) and Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS) etc.
Nervous System: Trigeminal Neuralgia, Bell's Palsy, Lumbar Disc Heriation, Cervical Spondylosis, ME (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis), MS (Multiple Sclerosis), Neuritis of Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve of Thigh (Meralgia Paresthetica) and Sequela of Cerebral Vascular Accident(after a Stroke) Rehabilitation etc.
Gynaecological Disorders: Irregular, Heavy, or Painful Menstruation, Endometriosis, Fibroids, Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS), Sickness During Pregnancy, Abnormal Position of Foetus, Menopausal Syndrome etc.
Reproductive Disorders: Infertility in Women and Men, Assisting IVF treatment.
Skin Conditions: Eczema, Acne and boils, Psoriasis, Fungal Infections, Itching, Urticaria and Excessive Sweating etc.
Respiratory Disorders: Common Cold & Flu, Chronic and Persistent Cough, Emphysema, Sinusitis, Asthma, Bronchitis, Hay Fever and Allergic Rhinitis etc.
Gastrointestinal Disorders: Food allergies, Constipation, Chronic diarrhea, Indigestion, Gastrointestinal Weakness, Anorexia and Overeating. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Colitis, Gastritis and
Digestive Ulcers etc. Ulcerative colitis and Crohn's Disease though less common.
Urogenital Disorders: Stress Incontinence and Urinary Tract Infections (UTI), Interstitial Cystitis (IC), Chronic Prosttitis and Urolithiasis.
Circulatory and Blood Disorders: Hypertension (High Blood Pressure), Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure), Angina Pectoris, Arteriosclerosis, Hypercholesterolemia (High Cholesterol), Anaemia, Raynaud's Disease Varicose Veins, Post Cerebral Vascular Accident (after a Stroke) Rehabilitation.
Emotional and Psychological Disorders: Stress, Anxiety, Palpitation, Panic Attack, Postnatal Depression, Depression and Insomnia.
Others include: Dizziness, Tinnitus, Meniere's Disease, Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism, Post Operative Convalescence, Dry eyes, Watery Eyes, Sore eyes, Loss of Libido and General Fatigue Syndrome etc.