Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine is used to treat a range of health concerns, including acute and chronic pain, women’s health, and infertility.
In the field of women’s health, conditions that are commonly treated at Twelve Rivers include menstrual irregularities, PMS and menstrual pain, infertility, menopausal symptoms, problems during pregnancy, and postpartum.
In addition to women’s health and infertility, other conditions treated at Twelve Rivers include:
- Autoimmune disease
- Back pain
- Depression and anxiety
- Digestive problems
- Chronic Fatigue
- Fibromyalgia, chronic pain syndromes
- Headaches, migraines
- Nausea and vomiting during pregnancy
- Postoperative pain
- Repetitive strain injuries
- Side effects of chemotherapy and radiation
- Smoking cessation
- Sports injuries
- Stroke sequelae
According to the World Health Organization, the following conditions have been proven through clinical trials to be effectively treated with acupuncture:
Adverse reactions to radiation and/or chemotherapy, allergic rhinitis, depression, dysentery, dysmenorrhea, epigastric pain, facial pain, headache, hypertension, hypotension, labor induction, knee pain, leukopenia, low back pain, malposition of fetus, morning sickness, nausea and vomiting, neck pain, pain in dentistry, periarthritis of the shoulder, postoperative pain, renal colic, rheumatoid arthritis, sciatica, sprain, stroke, and tennis elbow.