Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) are recognised by the World Health Organisation as a highly effective and legitimate form of health care that has been practiced for over 2000 years.
what conditions can acupuncture treat?
As a natural form of healing, acupuncture can treat a wide range of painful conditions, illness, and chronic diseases. Some of the conditions most commonly treated by Acupuncture include:
Conditions with strong evidence supporting the effectiveness of acupuncture - reviews with consistent statistically significant positive effects and where authors have recommended the intervention. The quality of evidence is rated as moderate or high quality.Conditions with moderate evidence supporting the effectiveness of acupuncture - reviews reporting all individual RCT's or pooled effects across RCT's as positive, but the reviewers deeming the evidence insufficient to draw firm conclusions. The quality of evidence is rated as moderate or high quality.Fertility and pregnancy care