Originating in ancient China, acupuncture has been a proven alternative treatment throughout the world for centuries for common body ailments including chronic pain, stress and infertility.
Millions of individuals throughout the world visit acupuncturists every year for treatment and prevention. Despite the fact that acupuncture is still considered to be an alternative treatment, there is plenty of evidence to support its legitimacy, including many firsthand testimonies and clinic trials.
Chronic sufferers who have been treated with acupuncture report that their conditions have improved or completely cured.
Here are some most popular benefits:
· Reduce pain
Poor posture, cold environment and food, or injuries are just a few of the culprits that create the type of pain, such as low back pain, shoulder and neck pain, knee pain. Acupuncture provides drug-free pain relief while also reduces swelling and inflammation.
· Reduce stress or anxiety
Acupuncture has been proven to lower stress hormones and moderate mood to reduce anxiety and improve overall feelings of happiness.
· Boosts the immune system
Patients who come consistently often comment on having lesser colds and illnesses throughout the year. This is because acupuncture can balance yin and yang of our bodies, and make Zheng Qi move free along our meridians.
· Better sleep
Acupuncture is very effective for insomnia. It promotes a deep, restorative sleep that can’t be matched by anything else I have tried.
· Less painful periods
When the blood and energy of the body flows freely without any blockage, there should be no pain and stiffness. Acupuncture moves the blood, lessening cramps and alleviating the symptoms of PMS.
· Relief from Digestive Conditions
Acupuncture can move Qi and blood movement within the digestive tract, and therefore help fight constipation, diarrhea, etc.
· Boost energy
When your body is in balance, you have the appropriate amount of energy to get through your daily activity. Patients who get treatment regularly feel enhanced mental clarity, more energized and alert throughout the day.
· Help fertility
Studies have shown getting regular acupuncture increases your chances of getting pregnant. It regulates the hormones, periods and lowers stress levels. Plenty of clinical trials show acupuncture help IVF increase pregnant rate significantly.
· Allergy Relief
Acupuncture can dispel the coldness and strengthen lung function. Therefore, it may also reduce allergy symptoms and can be used in place of or in conjunction with antihistamines. Acupuncture can be effective in preventing allergies, especially needling before allergy season begins.