Types of Treatment

General problems

  • Fatigue
  • Weakness
  • Migraines
  • Insomnia
  • Memory loss
  • Jet lag

Reproduction

  • Pregnancy
  • Fertility
  • Libido
  • Impotence
  • Premature ejaculation
  • Painful periods
  • Sore breasts

Ocular system

  • Blurred vision
  • Dry eyes
  • Watering eyes
  • Glaucoma
  • Vision loss

Circulatory system

  • Chills
  • Numbness
  • Cold extremities
  • Low blood pressure
  • High blood pressure
  • Palpitations

Digestive system

  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Slow digestion
  • Appetite
  • Nausea
  • Bloating

Urinary system

  • Frequent urination
  • Nighttime urination
  • Burning
  • Frequent infections
  • Incontinence

Psychological problems

  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Burn-out

 

Muscular and skeletal system

  • Preparing for an operation
  • Muscle pain
  • Lower back pain
  • Muscle tension
  • Sports injuries

Auditory system

  • Ear infections
  • Ringing in the ears
  • Vertigo
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Ménière’s disease

Addiction and withdrawal

 

  • Tobacco
  • Alcohol
  • Drugs
  • Gambling

 

Endocrine system

  • Menopause
  • Hot flashes
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Thyroid problems
  • Excessive sweating

Respiratory system

  • Asthma
  • Sinusitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Cold and flu
  • Coughing
  • Shortness of breath

The World Health Organization (WHO) has recognized the effectiveness of acupuncture for several of the above health conditions. See the document here.