Can Acupuncture reduce Inflammation?

Effectiveness of acupuncture

Yes! Acupuncture can reduce inflammation, and across many body systems. 

Acupuncture’s remarkable ability to positively affect pain, often within seconds on needled being inserted, show a clear and positive effect on reducing inflammation.

Inflammation has 4 main signs. Pain, Redness, Heat and Swelling. If you suffer
from any of these, Acupuncture will likely help you.

There have been many body systems studied to learn about the anti-inflammatory
effects of Acupuncture.

Some of these include.

  • The immune system
  • The digestive system
  • The nervous system
  • The locomotory (musculoskeletal) system
  • The circulatory system
  • The endocrine system
  • The genitourinary system

Li et al., The Anti-Inflammatory Actions and Mechanisms of Acupuncture from Acupoint to Target Organs via Neuro-Immune Regulation, Journal of Inflammation Research, 2021:14 7191–7224

Acupuncture has been shown to have a strong positive effect on all of these body systems. We are just beginning to understand the true potential of this ancient
medicine. Imagine what it can do for you?

If you would like more information on how Acupuncture can benefit you, please contact the clinic to book an Initial Exam on;

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