How Can Acupuncture Help?
A range of physical mental and emotional condition can be treated with acupuncture. It works on a deeper level compared to hands-on bodywork therapy and is an effective form of treatment. The British Acupuncture Council’s compiles a list of syndromes which can be effectively treated through acupuncture.
Below are a number of diseases, symptoms or conditions The World Health Organisation (W.H.O) (2003) have comprised for which acupuncture has been proven through clinical trials and thought to be have been effective in treatment.
|Billiary Colic||Dysmenorrhoea||Facial Pain|
|Dysentery||Morning Sickness||Dental Pain|
|Epigastralgia||Malposition of Foetus||TMJ|
|Nausea||Induction of Labour||Headaches|
|Immune System||Muscular Skeletal||Other|
|Allergic Rhinitis||Knee Pain||Hyper/Hypo Tension|
|Hayfever||Lower Back Pain||Radio/Chemo therapy|
|Mental Health||Peri- Arthritis of Shoulder||Post Operative Pain|
|Depression||Rheumatoid Arthritis||Renal Colic|
How Can Massage or Reflexology Help?
Treats the muscular-skeletal system and is effective at releasing aches, pains and tension. Areas of stiffness and reduced mobility such as neck and shoulders, hips, knees and lower back issues can be greatly relieved by massage bodywork.
Massage and reflexology can also effectively soothes the nervous system by relieving the symptoms of stress and mental tension.