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Womens Health Care - TCM - Acupuncture 

Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)

The World Health Organization recognizes many health issues that are improved with Acupuncture.

Our acupuncture provider is a licensed and board certified acupuncturist. She has also completed training in the Mei Zen Cosmetic Acupuncture System.

She believes the body has an innate intelligence and capacity for healing, and that acupuncture powerfully stimulates the body's own healing mechanisms, leading to increased vitality, resistance to disease, and freedom from pain.

Here is a partial list of the diseases, symptoms or conditions for which acupuncture has been proved – through controlled trials—to be an effective treatment:Diseases, symptoms or conditions for which the therapeutic effect of acupuncture has been shown but for which further proof is needed:

 
Depression
 
Headache
 
High blood pressure, essential
 
Knee pain
 
Low back pain
 
Menstrual cramps
 
Morning sickness
 
Nausea and vomiting
 
Neck pain
 
Postoperative pain
 
Rheumatoid arthritis
 
Sciatica
 
Sprain
 
Tennis elbow
 
Acne
 
Bell’s palsy
 
Bronchial asthma
 
Cancer pain
 
Earache
 
Fibromyalgia and fasciitis
 
Insomnia
 
Labour pain
 
Lactation, deficiency
 
Ménière disease
 
Neuralgia, post-herpetic
 
Obesity
 
Osteoarthritis
 
Premenstrual syndrome
 
Recurrent lower urinary-tract infection
 
Spine pain, acute
 
Stiff neck
 
Tobacco dependence