Acupuncture is renowned for it's ability to alleviate pain and a multitude of other conditions. at natural state acupuncture we have a special interest in treating pain, mental health/emotional well-being, women's health issues and neurological conditions.

Below is a list of some of the conditions that acupuncture can benefit.

Musculoskeletal Disorders/Pain: 

arthritis (osteoarthritis & rheumatoid arthritis), back pain, sciatica, degenerative disk disease, ‘frozen shoulder’, gout, shoulder and neck pain, ‘tennis elbow’, sports injuries (acute or chronic), tension headaches.

Psychological conditions such as:

Stress, addiction/substance abuse, anxiety, depression, emotional disturbances, nervousness, insomnia, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Neurological conditions such as:

difficulty sleeping, stroke, dizziness, neuralgia, headaches, Meniere’s disease, migraines, nervous tension, tinnitus, peripheral neuropathy, Bell's palsy, bipolar disorder, ADD/ADHD, ataxia, multiple sclerosis, autism, aphasia, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), alzheimer's disease, paralysis, trigeminal neuralgia, parkinson's disease.

Gynecological and obstetric disorders such as:

abnormal uterine bleeding or discharge, irregular menstruation, infertility, menopause, hormonal disturbances, irregular menstruation, morning sickness, painful periods, pregnancy, premenstrual tension.

Sport injuries:

bruises, cartilage problems, corking of muscles (muscle hematoma), sprained ankles, achilles rupture, sprained knees, turf toe, plantar fasciitis, foot/ankle stress fractures, bunions, , achilles tendonitis, tearing of muscles, torn ligaments.

Cardiovascular disorders such as:

angina pectoris, chest pain, cold hands and feet, Raynaud's disease, edema, fluid retention, high blood pressure, low blood pressure, muscle cramps, poor circulation.

Respiratory conditions such as:

common cold, allergies, tonsillitis, asthma, bronchitis, cough, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema, hay fever, influenza (flu), laryngitis, sinusitis, sore throat, rhinitis.
 

Digestive system disorders such as:

weight control, heartburn, colitis, Ibs, Ibd, gallbladder disorders, constipation, diarrhea, liver disorders, mouth ulcers, gastritis.

Urogenital disorders such as:

cystitis, kidney disorders, bladder dysfunction, bedwetting.

Skin conditions such as:

acne, dermatitis, eczema, dandruff, psoriasis, shingles, candidiasis, varicose veins, rosacea, scar tissue, premature aging.

Eye conditions such as:

central retinitis, retinitis pigmentosa, itchy eyes, conjunctivitis, watery eyes, simple cataracts.