What is Acupuncture good for??


Acupuncture is particularly effective for Pain Relief!
The World Health Organization and the National Institutes of Health recognize that acupuncture can be a helpful for:
      ·         Addiction
·         Asthma, bronchitis
·         Carpal tunnel syndrome
·         Constipation
·         Diarrhea
·         Headaches
·         Irregular menstrual cycles
·         Low back pain
·         Menopausal symptoms
·         Menstrual cramps
·         Sinusitis
·         Spastic colon (irritable bowel syndrome)
·         Tendinitis
·         Tennis elbow,
·         Urinary problems such as incontinence.
 
The American Academy of Medical Acupuncture recommends acupuncture for:
·         Sports injuries
·         Sprains/strains
·         Whiplash
·         Neck pain
·         Sciatica
·         Nerve pain
·         Carpal tunnel syndrome
·         Allergies
·         Tinnitus (ringing in the ears)
·         Sore throat
·         High blood pressure
·         Gastroesophageal reflux (heartburn or indigestion)
·         Chronic and recurrent bladder infections
·         Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
·         Infertility
·         Endometriosis
·         Insomnia, depression and anxiety.

~University of Maryland Medical Center
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Dr. Tara Pierce is a board certified doctor of chiropractic and a licensed acupuncturist with a master’s degree in acupuncture and oriental medicine from Southern California University of Health Sciences.