FAQ

1) What does acupuncture feel like?
Acupuncture needles are about the thickness of cat whiskers. Often, a client doesn’t even feel the insertion of the needle. Sometimes, where there is a build up of Qi, the client may feel some pressure. It is usually mild and temporary.

2) What can acupuncture treat?

A-E
Addiction
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Back pain
Bladder/kidney problems
Bronchitis
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Chronic fatigue
Colitis
Common cold
Constipation
Cough
Dental pain
Depression
Diarrhea
Digestive trouble
Dizziness
Dysentery
Emotional problems
Eye problems

F-K

Facial palsy/tics
Fatigue
Fertility
Fibromyalgia
Gastrointestinal disorders
Gingivitis
Gynecological disorders
Headache
Heart problems
Hiccough
High blood pressure
Immunue system deficiency
Incontinence
Indigestion
Irritable bowel syndrome
Knee pain

L-P

Low back pain
Menopausal discomfort
Menstrual irregularities
Migraine
Morning sickness
Nausea
Osteoarthritis
Pain
PMS
Pneumonia

R-W

Reproductive problems
Rhinitis
Sciatica
Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
Shoulder pain
Sinusitis
Sleep disturbances
Smoking cessation
Sore throat
Stress
Tennis elbow
Tonsillitis
Tooth pain
Trigeminal neuralgia
Urinary tract infections
Vomiting
Wrist pain