Do you feel incredibly tense? Is your body experiencing aches or pains? Are your muscles stiff?
Does frustration and irritability rule your life?
These are all common questions that help determine whether a person needs acupuncture, though there
are also many others as well. Acupuncture is excellent for improving your health and can be performed on
individuals of all ages. It can cure and ease hundreds of ailments, ranging from migraines to osteoarthritis.
Here are some examples of the conditions that acupuncture can treat:
What Are The Biggest Benefits of Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is considered an alternative treatment and is rarely prescribed by doctors of standard health-
care. However, numerous studies have found that acupuncture is an incredibly effective way to treat a wide
variety of ailments. Chronic pain is the leading reason why people decide to try acupuncture, but there are
many more benefits this treatment can also help.
Relieve back pain
Acupuncture has been found to alleviate chronic back pain. It is even more effective than medication.
Using acupuncture, in combination with chiropractic care, is a great way to get rid of back pain for good.
Acupuncture can help relieve indigestion and heartburn. This is a large reason why acupuncture is highly
recommended for pregnant women.
Alleviate headaches and migraines
Regular acupuncture treatments can effectively prevent migraines and headaches. The treatment is also
beneficial to those who already experience headaches or migraines.
Even though there are many other factors that will determine whether a person can overcome obesity,
such as diet and exercise, acupuncture is a wonderful complimentary treatment that is worth considering.
What Is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is a form of alternative therapy in which a practitioner stimulates meridian points on the body
by using thin needles to pierce the skin. It is a form of traditional Chinese medicine that can be found
throughout the world, due to its undeniable benefits.
How Many Treatments Will I Need?
We cannot tell you that without finding out more information about you first. The frequency and amount
of treatments vary between individuals and is based on factors such as health, age, conditions and your
bodyâ€™s natural response. The process can be gradual, but the results are long lasting.
If you are interested in trying acupuncture therapy, we suggest that you speak with one of our therapists. We are happy to address any concerns and answer any questions that you may have. Contact Rock Creek Spine & Rehabilitation Center to speak with us today. *All Acupuncture treatments at Rock Creek Spine are delivered by a licensed Acupuncturist.