The following is a list of some of the many health concerns that Chinese Medicine effectively treats:
Pain: Headache, migraine, muscle cramps, carpal tunnel syndrome, sciatica, fibromyalgia, arthritis, back pain, tendonitis, TMJ, stroke recovery
Digestive problems: diarrhea, constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, colitis, nausea, indigestion/acid reflux, ulcers
Womens health: painful periods, menstrual irregularities, PMS, menopause, morning sickness, fertility issues, labor induction
General Health: allergies, bronchitis, asthma, dizziness, sinusitis, fatigue, sleep disturbances, chronic fatigue syndrome, common cold, sore throat, high blood pressure, high cholesterol
Mental Health: depression, anxiety, seasonal affective disorder, emotional problems, poor memory
Addiction: alcohol, drugs, smoking cessation, weight control.
Chinese medicine is a safe, effective way to not only relieve symptoms of disease but also to work to resolve the underlying causes of illness. A patient may be treated with a variety of techniques - acupuncture, herbs, warming, acupressure and tuina - to bring the body state back into equilibrium. The practitioner decides on which techniques to use based on the patients condition and desired health outcome.