Patricia Kowal Acupuncture Noosa QLD

Conditions Addressed with Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs

In an official report, Acupuncture: Review and Analysis of Reports on Controlled Clinical Trials, the World Health Organization (WHO) lists the following conditions that acupuncture has been proved through controlled trials to be an effective treatment. Download the official report for more in depth information.

Adverse reactions to radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy
Allergic rhinitis
Depression
Dysmenorrhoea, primary
Facial pain
Headache
Hypertension, essential
Hypotension, primary
Induction of labour
Knee pain
Low back pain
Malposition of fetus, correction of
Morning sickness
Nausea and vomiting
Neck pain
Pain in dentistry (including dental pain and temporomandibular dysfunction)
Periarthritis of shoulder
Postoperative pain
Rheumatoid arthritis
Sciatica
Sprain
Stroke
Tennis elbow

Conditions and symptoms addressed with acupuncture:

Cardiovascular

Chronic Illness and Chronic Conditions

Dental Pain

Digestive Complaints

Emotional Imbalances

Headaches

Musculoskeletal Pain

Respiratory Issues

Sleep Disturbances

Surgeries

Urinary Problems

Women’s Issues

Reference for World Health Organization: World Health Organization

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