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The Benefits Of Acupuncture Are Substantial



One of the big benefits of acupuncture is in the area of pain relief. When your acupuncture body points are stimulated by the insertion of needles, signals are transmitted to your brain which results in the release of endorphins. Endorphins are your body's natural pain killers which are effective in treating things like back pain, arthritis and other pain associated ailments.

Another one of the benefits of acupuncture is in the reduction of anxiety, stress, and depression. Most diseases can be traced to high cortisol levels which are the result of high stress. So one of the big benefits of acupuncture, reduced stress, actually results in preventing many illnesses. Some of the other benefits of acupuncture are listed below:

  • Inflammation reduction
  • Increase in immune system function
  • Increase in your circulation which is good for your blood pressure
  • Better nerve conduction
  • Muscle relaxation
  • Speeds recovery from paralysis
  • Stimulates tissue repair
  • Generates an overall feeling of well being
One of my favorite benefits of acupuncture is that there are no dangerous acupuncture side effects that many prescription medications have.

Acupuncture Is Used To Treat Many Common Conditions

Another great thing about needling your acupuncture body points is that this one treatment can be used to treat an endless variety of conditions. Practitioners know which acupuncture points to stimulate to treat all kinds of different conditions. Just some of these treatments are listed below:
  • Acupucture weight loss treatments - control feelings of hunger and fullness.
  • Acupuncture infertility treatments - decrease stress, correct hormonal imbalances or circulatory problems.
  • Acupuncture facelift treatments - fewer wrinkles, erase fine lines, reduce deeper lines and sagginess, clear or reduce age spots, lift droopy eyelids.
  • Acupuncture and depression treatments - strengthens your body to reduce your symptoms
  • Acupuncture for arthritis treatments - relieves pain, stiffnees and swelling in the joints
  • Acupuncture for smoking cessation - helps with nicotine withdrawal
  • Acupuncture migraine treatments - works to prevent future migraines by reducing stress and muscle tension
  • Acupuncture and insomnia treatments - helps to reset the biological clock
  • Acupuncture for acne treatments - works on the underlying factors that cause acne
  • Acupuncture cancer treatments - helps relieve treatment symptoms such as pain and nausea. Is also used to bring the body back into perfect balance which helps in the battle against cancer
  • Acupuncture for high blood pressure treatments - also promotes healing of other heart related conditions
  • Acupuncture for sciatica treatments - enhances blood circulation in affected area which relaxes the muscles and reduces pain. Proper circulation is the key to having healthy tissue which prevents future problems
  • Sports type injuries - Suppresses inflammation and swelling fast
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrom (IBS) - Most cases can be cured by balancing the autonomic nervous system which gets out of balance by stress
  • Allergies - Can drastically reduce and sometimes eliminate your allergic reactions
  • and many more ...
As you can see, the benefits of acupuncture are pretty substantial. And there are virtually no side effects to worry about. It is no wonder that as more and more people in the US find out what people in other parts of the world have known for centuries, that they decide to take advantage of the huge benefits of acupuncture.




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