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Acupuncture was developed over 5000 years ago in China. A key component of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), acupuncture stimulates the movement qi (energy) in the body by inserting very thin, sterile needles at specific meridian points. When the body is healthy, qi flows smoothly and without blockage. Symptoms of illness manifest when the flow of qi is obstructed or the body is unbalanced. By stimulating specific energetic pathways, acupuncture can balance the body and induce healing.]

Acupuncture is effective in treating more than 140 medical conditions, including (but not limited to):

  • Musculoskeletal– traumatic injuries, sprains, strains, tendinitis, muscle pain, swelling, stiffness, and weakness, arthritis, osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia, lower back pain, stiff neck, frozen shoulder, tennis elbow, and sciatica
  • Neurological– headache, migraine, dizziness, trigeminal neuralgia, facial palsy, Meniere disease, nocturnal enuresis, neurogenic bladder dysfunction, stroke, paresis after stroke
  • Respiratory– sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, bronchitis, tonsillitis, bronchial asthma, common cold, influenza
  • Gastrointestinal– include IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), colitis, constipation, diarrhea, dysentery, acid reflux, gastroptosis, duodenal ulcer, nausea, vomiting, abdominal bloating
  • Gynecological– PMS (pre-menstrual syndrome), dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, irregular menstruation, menopause syndrome, UTI (uterine tract infection), infertility
  • Psychological– depression, anxiety, insomnia, PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder), OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder), CFS (chronic fatigue syndrome)
  • Ear, Eye, Nose, and Mouth– acute conjunctivitis, pharyngitis, gingivitis, toothaches, post-extraction pain, cataract (without complications), paediatric myopia, central retinitis
  • Cardiovascular – hypertension (essential), cardiac neurosis
  • Other– stress, addiction, weight loss, facial rejuvenation
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318 Gilmore Ave Burnaby, BC V5C 4R1 Canada

318 Gilmore Ave Burnaby, BC V5C 4R1 Canada