What Can Acupuncture Treat?
A wide range of physical mental and emotional conditions can be treated and relieved with acupuncture. The British Acupuncture Council’s compiles a list of syndromes which can be effectively treated through acupuncture.
Listed below are a number of diseases, symptoms and 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 – Sciatica||Radio/Chemo therapy|
|Mental Health||Peri- Arthritis of Shoulder||Post Operative Pain|
|Depression||Rheumatoid Arthritis||Renal Colic|
|Sprains / Tendonitis|
What Can Massage Treat?
Holistic, Therapeutic or Deep Tissue Massage therapy, can treat and relieve most muscular-skeletal issues. If the there are aches, pains and tension or areas of stiffness and reduced mobility, experienced hands-on techniques will aim to improve and relieve these conditions.
|Neck, Shoulder, Arm Wrist||Upper, Mid – Lower Back||Hips, Leg, Knee or Foot|
|Headache, Tension, TMJ||Asthma||Sciatica|
|Golfers or Tennis Elbow||Bad Posture/ Distorted||Plantar Faciitis|
|Frozen Shoulder||Injury or Overwork||Achilles Tendonitis|
|Carpal Tunnel Syndrome||Weakness in Lower Back||Strains and Sprains|
Massage can also treat the mind as well as the body, as it soothes the nervous system. Issues such as sleep disorders, anxiety, stress, depression, emotional trauma and work related stress and tension.
What Can Reflexology Treat?
Reflexology can alleviate numerous physical conditions such as tension headaches, constipation, IBS, neck and shoulder tension. The real beauty of Reflexology is it’s ability to soothe the para sympathetic nervous system, allowing for deep state of relaxation, these calming effect can in turn relieve stress and anxiety and help promote better sleep.