According to the World Health Organization (WHO), over 200 symptoms are treated with acupuncture. These are scientifically proven symptoms that are relieved through the use of acupuncture treatments. When working with a registered acupuncturist in Nanaimo BC or surrounding regions, you will find a complete sense of well-being through the therapies.

What Symptoms Does Acupuncture Treat?

1. Bodily Pain.

If you are experiencing pain, acupuncture treatments may effectively treat the symptoms.

Back, neck, knee or other forms of pain are commonly treated with acupuncture. Tennis elbow, postoperative pain or even a sprain are effectively treated.

The pain you may experience from a focal point in your body is treated by the release of endorphins. When inserting needles at specific meridian points where you experience pain, it activates the neurohormonal system in your body. As a result, extra endorphins are created releasing the pain you are currently experiencing.

2. Intestinal to Immune Issues.

Acupuncture has proven benefits for internal issues that you may experience. Dysentery, Dysmenorrhoea, gastrokinetic disturbance, biliary colic’s, epigastralgia, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, retention of urine, and lower immune system issues are all effectively treated with acupuncture.

Acupuncture treatments with internal issues expand to other diagnosed imbalances you are experiencing while creating continuous well-being for a longer period of time.

3. Pregnancy Support

If you are pregnant, your registered acupuncturist in Nanaimo BC can assist with a non-evasive way to support your birthing process. Not only does it offer well-being for your child, but it also supports a healthier pregnancy.

If you are in the first stages of pregnancy, acupuncture treatments assist with morning sickness and comfort. If you are preparing for birth, you can use acupuncture services in Parksville BC, such as Salin Acupuncture, for assistance with the correction of fetus positioning as well as induction of labor and assistance with labor pain.

Your registered acupuncturist in Nanaimo BC also has the capacity to support any issues after birth. For instance, if you have problems with lactation, then you can receive support for you and your newborn.

4. Bones and Joints.

Acupuncture effectively highlights the ability to reduce discomfort for bone and joint issues. If you are experiencing rheumatoid arthritis, a registered acupuncturist in Nanaimo BC can assist with releasing discomfort and creating balance.

Other chronic conditions or discomfort are also known for effective treatment, such as sciatica or temporomandibular joint dysfunction. The support which acupuncture offers is able to identify the release of pain and balance within your body.

5. Facial Treatments.

Celebrities are known to use acupuncture as a way to maintain their youthful look. Facial treatments also support pain you may experience, such as craniomandibular disorders or facial spasms. It is also possible to use acupuncture in Nanoose Bay BC, such as Salin Acupuncture, to assist with issues such as acne.

You can also use acupuncture as a way to release pain relating to dentistry. If you have an issue such as temporomandibular dysfunction, acupuncture offers a non-evasive way to target areas of pain for a complete release.

6. Circulatory System.

If you experience hypertension or hypotension, acupuncture assists with balancing the body. You can also use acupuncture for serious issues within the circulatory system, such as cardiac neurosis or diabetes.

A central benefit recognized from the research is the balance of the circulatory system with the use of specific acupuncture treatments.

7. Detoxification Programs.

Those who have past issues with addiction can use a registered acupuncturist in Nanaimo BC for detoxification. As the meridian points are activated, it resets the body to no longer feel the addictive tendencies.

Acupuncture treatments are used for detoxification for alcohol dependence, opium, cocaine and heroin addictions, and tobacco dependence. Using acupuncture as one form of treatment assists with breaking cycles of addictive behaviors.

8. Healing Illnesses.

If you have a temporary virus or sickness, acupuncture assists with releasing the pain you are experiencing. Some of the illnesses that acupuncture treatments heal include:

  • Headaches
  • Earaches
  • Sore Throats
  • Whooping Cough
  • Fever

9. For Women

Women have specific changes in their bodies that are often difficult to adapt to. If you are feeling pain or imbalanced, then acupuncture therapies assist with reducing and alleviating specific issues.

Female infertility, Female urethral syndrome, hypo-ovarianism, Polycystic ovary syndrome, and premenstrual syndrome are some of the known symptoms in which acupuncture in Qualicum BC or surrounding regions assist with treatment and support.

10. Peace of Mind.

Acupuncture not only assists with several diseases and conditions but also offers assistance with the mind. If you are suffering from depression, for instance, a registered acupuncturist in Nanaimo BC offers a solution to balance your mental state.

Other forms of mental support include specific diagnosed issues, such as schizophrenia, vascular dementia or competition stress syndrome. With treatments that may seem untreatable, acupuncture offers a different answer and solution for well-being.

11. Weight.

A common use of registered acupuncturist in Nanaimo BC is to assist with weight. The most common treatment is with obesity and the inability to lose weight. However, many also use acupuncture treatments for weight gain and to balance out their body and symptoms which are associated with either weight loss or gain.

12. Respiratory Disorders.

Issues such as allergic rhinitis or asthma are able to receive support through acupuncture treatments. Many respiratory symptoms are known to significantly improve with continuous acupuncture.

If you are unsure of whether your symptoms can be treated, then start with an initial intake form.

A registered acupuncturist will examine the different changes in your body, using the color of your tongue, the pulse of your wrist, the color of your face and pain points on your body as a determinant.

After an examination, the registered acupuncturist in Nanoose Bay BC will be able to determine the type of acupuncture treatment which is the most effective and which supports your complete well-being.

If you want to begin an examination, then click here.