What is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is another way of treatment
from China to make the body being balance,
or not to make you feeling sick because of the
unbalance in your body that make you feel ill.
How many disease can acupuncture cure?
The good thing of Acupuncture is they can cure quite a lot of disease.
● Normal Pain - headache, neck, shoulder, and other body pain.
● Paralysis - to make the nerve systems work better but not yet
● Trigeminal neuralgia
● Facial palsy
● Central retinitis
● Frozen shoulder
1. Diseases, symptoms or conditions for which acupuncture has been proved, through controlled trials, to be
an effective treatment.
Adverse reactions to radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy
Allergic rhinitis (including hay fever)
Depression (including depressive neurosis and depression following stroke)
Dysentery, acute bacillary
Epigastralgia, acute (in peptic ulcer, acute and chronic gastritis, and gastrospasm)
Facial pain (including craniomandibular disorders)
Induction of labour
Low back pain
Malposition of fetus, correction of
Nausea and vomiting
Pain in dentistry (including dental pain and temporomandibular dysfunction)
Periarthritis of shoulder
2. Diseases, symptoms or conditions for which the therapeutic effect of acupuncture has been shown but for which further proof is
Abdominal pain (in acute gastroenteritis or due to gastrointestinal spasm)
Alcohol dependence and detoxification
Cholecystitis, chronic, with acute exacerbation
Competition stress syndrome
Craniocerebral injury, closed
Diabetes mellitus, non-insulin-dependent
Epidemic haemorrhagic fever
Epistaxis, simple (without generalized or local disease)
Eye pain due to subconjunctival injection
Female urethral syndrome
Fibromyalgia and fasciitis
Hepatitis B virus carrier status
Herpes zoster (human (alpha) herpesvirus 3)
Male sexual dysfunction, non-organic
3. Diseases, symptoms or conditions for which there are only individual controlled trials reporting
some therapeutic effects, but for which acupuncture is worth trying because treatment by
conventional and other therapies is difficult:
Choroidopathy, central serous
Irritable colon syndrome
Neuropathic bladder in spinal cord injury
Pulmonary heart disease, chronic
Small airway obstruction
4. Diseases, symptoms or conditions for which acupuncture may be tried provided the practitioner
has special modern medical knowledge and adequate monitoring equipment:
Breathlessness in chronic
obstructive pulmonary disease
Convulsions in infantsa
Coronary heart disease
Diarrhoea in infants and young children
Encephalitis, viral, in children, late stage
Paralysis, progressive bulbar and pseudobulbar
How does Acupuncture work?
The doctor would use a sterile needles to
poke your nerve systems where your pain are.
And to clear the energy blockages encourage
the normal flow of life energy. Also, it does
help you to protect the disease not to happen
to you too.
How to poke you nerve systems?
There are 2 ways of poking the systems.
● up and down