Acupuncture is used to treat a wide range of conditions and since its first arrival in the 1970's has gained in popularity so much that it is now used in many NHS general practices as well as in the majority of pain clinics and hospices in the UK.
There is a good evidence base for the efficacy of traditional acupuncture for numerous conditions such as back pain, neck pain, migraine, breech presentation, nausea and vomiting, osteoarthritis, tennis elbow, post-operative pain and tension headache.acupuncture suffolk
The World Health Organisation has examined extensive research in order to categorise various diseases and disorders as treatable with acupuncture. Click on the button below to view their findings.
The British Acupuncture Council has produced fact sheets to provide accurate and unbiased general information for a wide variety of common ailments. They provide summaries of research and explain how acupuncture may be beneficial. You can access these fact sheets by clicking on this link.
If you are unsure if acupuncture can help it is always worth talking to a British Acupuncture Council Member (such as my self) You can also contact the BAcC directly.