Indications

Maria Butolla Behandlung Akupunktur

 

 

 

 

For an extensive list of all diseases and disorders for which acupuncture is recommended please consult the list publishes by the World Health Organization (PDF Document).

Below you will find a list of conditions for which, according to my experience, TCM has a very positive effect:

Muscle and joint pain:

  • Neck, shoulder and back pain
  • Temporomandibular disfunction (jaw pain, teeth grinding)
  • Knee and elbow pain (e.g. tennis elbow)

Neurologic disorders:

  • Migraine
  • Tinnitus
  • Sciatic pain
  • Trigeminus neuralgia
  • Long term effects of viral diseases (fatigue, muscle pain, pain on the skin)

Digestive disorders:

  • Poor digestive function (flatulence, cramps, obstipation)
  • Food intolerance
  • Weight problems
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Colitis

Menstrual problems:

  • Painful periods
  • Irregular cycle
  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Menopausal discomfort

Fertility and birth:

  • Complement to fertility treatments
  • Natural preparation for pregnancy
  • Pre-labor acupuncture

Physical and emotional taxation:

  • Stress related symptoms e.g.:
  • Sleeping problems
  • Fatigue
  • Headaches
  • Concentration difficulty
  • Low mood
  • Heart palpitations
  • Eating too much or too little

Respiratory diseases:

  • Recurring colds, low immunity
  • Certain types of asthma
  • Allergic rhinitis (hay fever)