What conditions can acupuncture treat?

In general any condition, disease or dysfunction which does not require Emergency Medical attention is treatable with Acupuncture.
From AcuFinder.com:
The most common ailments presented to an acupuncturist tend to be pain related conditions. For example; arthritis, back, neck, knee and shoulder pain, carpal tunnel syndrome and sciatica.
Traditional Chinese Medicine is a complete medical system that is capable of diagnosing and successfully treating a wide range of condition.

Musculoskeletal & Neurological

  • Arthritis

  • Neuralgia

  • Sciatica

  • Back Pain

  • Neck Tension

  • Frozen Shoulder

  • Bursitis

  • Tendonitis

  • Stiff Neck

  • Bells Palsy

  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

  • Headaches and Migraines

  • Stroke

  • Cerebral Palsy

  • Parkinson's Disease

  • Lyme Disease

  • Sprains

  • Muscle Spasms

  • Shingles

Gastrointestinal

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

  • Spastic Colon

  • Colitis

  • Constipation

  • Diarrhea

  • Food Allergies

  • Ulcers

  • Gastritis

  • Stomach Cramping

  • Abdominal Bloating

  • Hemorrhoids

Gynecological, Genitourinary & Obstetrics

  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

  • Irregular, Heavy or Painful Menstruation

  • Endometriosis

  • Menopause

  • Fibroids

  • Chronic

  • Bladder Infection

  • Complications in Pregnancy

  • Morning Sickness

  • Kidney Stones

  • Impotence

  • Infertility in Men and Women

  • Sexual Dysfunction

Chronic Diseases & Miscellaneous

  • Diabetes

  • Chemotherapy/Radiation Side Effects

  • Dermatological Disorders

  • Weight Control

  • Scars

Immune & Autoimmune

  • Candida

  • Chronic Fatigue

  • HIV and AIDS

  • Epstein Barr Virus

  • Allergies

  • Rhuematoid Arthritis

  • Lupus

  • MS

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

  • Hepatitis

Eye, Ear, Nose, & Throat

  • Sinusitis

  • Sore Throat

  • Hay Fever

  • Earache

  • Epistaxis

  • Nerve Deafness

  • Trigemnial Neuralgia

  • Ringing in the Ears

  • Dizziness

  • Tonsilitis

  • Poor Eyesight

Respiratory

  • Asthma

  • Emphysema

  • Bronchitis

  • Acute Colds and Flus

  • Chronic Cough

Circulatory

  • High Blood Pressure

  • Low Blood Pressure

  • Atrial Fibrillation 

  • Angina Pectoris

  • Arteriosclerosis

  • Anemia

  • Cold Hand and Feet

Addictions

  • Cigarette Smoking

  • Pharmaceuticals

  • Chewing Tobacco

  • Alcohol

  • Food (amount and types)

  • Illicit drugs

  • Behaviors 

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