Acupuncture is one of the oldest and the most popular treatments in the medical field. It is a holistic approach employed to treat a variety of illnesses.
During the process, sterile needles are inserted into the specific parts of the body. This helps clear the blockages and ensures smooth flow of qi.
A practitioner can make use of moxibustion, cupping, laser therapy, electro-stimulation, and massage methods in accordance to general acupuncture ideology.
Out of the various disorders treatable by acupuncture, here are the ones that are the most serious:
Neurological conditions: Headaches, migraines, facial and inter-costal neuralgia, trigeminal neuralgia, sleeping problems, nervous tension, stroke, some sorts of deafness, some forms of paralysis, poliomyelitis, peripheral neuropathy, noises in the ears, dizziness, and Meniere’s disease that comes under neurological conditions can effectively treatable by this method.
Cardiovascular problems: High or low blood pressure, fluid retention, chest pain, angina pectoris, poor circulation, cold hands and feet, and muscle cramps are few conditions which are easily curable by this holistic approach.
Respiratory conditions: Bronchial asthma, laryngitis, sore throat, acute and chronic bronchitis, acute tonsillitis, rhinitis, sinusitis, hay fever, chronic cough, influenza, and the common cold, which though might be treatable by medications, but its results won’t be long lasting. Acupuncture is a medicine that lasts its effect for lifetime.
Digestive system disorders: Post-extraction pain, gingivitis, mouth ulcers, hiccough, gastric and duodenal ulcers, gastric hyperacidity, gastritis, heartburn, hiatus hernia syndrome, flatulence, paralytic ileus, colitis, diarrhea, constipation, hemorrhoids, liver and gall bladder disorders, and weight control are few problems with digestive system that people of all age group face. Therefore, besides taking medicines, one must opt for this natural medication.
Urogenital disorders: Cystitis, prostatitis, orchitis, urinary retention, kidney disorders, nocturnal enuresis, and neurogenic bladder dysfunction are few urogenital disorders, which have a risk of life. People facing these problems can get sure-some solutions from this medicine, instead of taking medications that are yet not effective.
Gynaecological and obstetric disorders: These are disorder related to female reproductive system. Premenstrual tension, painful, heavy or irregular, or the absence of periods, abnormal uterine bleeding or discharge, hormonal disturbances, disorders associated with menopause, prolapse of the uterus or bladder, difficulty with conception, and morning sickness are few disorders which most of the women face. To help them provide effective treatment in a natural way, acupuncture is most reliable medication.
In addition to above disorder, various skin, eye musculoskeletal conditions, sports injuries, and psychological conditions are effectively treated by it.