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What can traditional Chinese medicine treat?
The World Health Organization recognizes Acupuncture as an effective treatment for many disorders, including the following:

PAIN - Acute and Chronic pain, back pain, headaches, neck pain/whiplash, toothaches, earaches, bursitis, tennis elbow, tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, muscle sprains, spasms, shoulder pain, knee pain, arthritis, osteoarthritis, sciatica, or sports injuries.

STRESS - Emotional or stress-related problems, anxiety, depression, irritability, anger, poor concentration, insomnia, physical and emotional exhaustion, chronic infections, lowered immune system.

DIGESTIVE - Stomach ulcers, intestinal ulcers, inflammation of the colon/colitis, constipation, diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), nausea, vomiting, acid refux (GERD).

NEUROLOGICAL - Bell’s Palsy, Migraine and other headaches, Trigeminal neuralgia and other face pains, Neuralgia, Sciatica, Phantom limb pain, Post-stroke paralysis and weakness.

GYNECOLOGICAL - Painful or irregular menses, male and female infertility, induction of labor, morning sickness, and post partum recovery. It can help relieve symptoms of menopause, fibrocystic breast disease, PCOS, fibroids, uterine cysts and polyps.

UROGENITAL - Chronic urinary tract infections or incontinence, yeast infections, inflammation of the prostate.

RESPIRATORY - Allergies, sinusitis, asthma, bronchitis, COPD, common colds, shortness of breath.

CARDIOVASCULAR - Heart palpitations, hypertension (high blood pressure).

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