The World Health Organization and National Institutes of Health have listed many conditions for which acupuncture is appropriate. 

Scroll down to see a partial list of these conditions.

MUSCULO-SKELETAL

arthritis 

back pain 

bell’s palsey

bursitis 

fibromyalgia

pain management 

carpal-tunnel syndrome

stiff shoulders and neck

tendonitis

sprains 

 

NEUROLOGICAL

multiple sclerosis

turret’s syndrome

parkinson’s disease 

headache

neuralgia

 

GENITO-URINARY & REPRODUCTION

impotence

infertility (male/female) 

menstrual disorders

morning sickness

PMS

 

 

INTERNAL

asthma

chemotherapy nausea

colitis/crohn’s

diarrhea/constipation 

irritable-bowel syndrome

ulcer & digestive disorders

chronic fatigue 

 

INFECTIONS

bronchitis

colds and flu

 

MENTAL & EMOTIONAL

anxiety

depression

stress

insomnia

addictions