Common Disorders Treated

Pain Management

Acupuncture helps to treat pain by invigorating blood, decreasing inflammation, and relieving muscular-skeletal tension.

Joint issues, muscle pain and injury, chronic and/or acute nerve inflammation (including Herpes Zoster / Shingles). This includes body pain and headaches, migraine and non-migraine related. 

Acupuncture & Headaches.  One article and one meta analysis from the renowned Cochrane Review.
http://acupuncturetoday.com/abc/headaches.php
http://www2.cochrane.org/reviews/en/ab007587.html

Acupuncture & pain study/abstract put out by the NIH ( National Institute of Health)
http://nccam.nih.gov/health/acupuncture/acupuncture-for-pain.htm
http://nccam.nih.gov/news/newsletter/2010_february/acu.htm
Look at this link to an article discussing acupuncture and how it effects the brain while acupuncture is being done.  Brain scan pictures included. 

WSJ (Wall Street Journal) article about acupuncture and it’s effect on pain.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704841304575137872667749264.html

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