Treatable Disorders

The following is the World Health Organization's now famous list of diseases that lend themselves to treatment by acupuncture. Combining with herbal remedies may broaden the range of disorders that are successfully treated.


CARDIOVASCULAR DISORDERS

Essential hypertension


NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS

Cervicobrachial syndrome

Disc problems

Facial palsy (early stage, within three to six months)

Headache and migraine

Intercostal neuralgia

Meniere's Disease

Neurogenic bladder dysfunction

Nocturnal enuresis

Paresis following stroke

Peripheral neuropathies

Trigeminal neuralgia


MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS

Arthritis

Fibromyalgia

"Frozen shoulder", "tennis elbow"

Localized traumatic injuries, sprains, strains, tendonitis, contractures

Low back pain

Muscle pain, swelling, stiffness and weakness

Osteoarthritis

Sciatica

Work and sports related injuries


RESPIRATORY SYSTEM DISORDERS

Acute bronchitis

Acute rhinitis

Acute sinusitis

Acute tonsillitis

Bronchial asthma

Common cold


DISORDERS OF THE EYE, EAR, NOSE & MOUTH

Acute and chronic pharyngitis

Acute conjunctivitis

Cataract (without complications)

Central retinitis

Gingivitis

Myopia (in children)

Toothaches, post extraction pain


GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS

Acute and chronic colitis

Acute and chronic gastritis

Acute bacillary dysentery

Acute duodenal ulcer (without complication)

Chronic duodenal ulcer (pain relief)

Constipation

Gastric hyperacidity

Diarrhea

Hiccough

Irritable bowel and colitis 


GYNECOLOGICAL DISORDERS

Benign amenorrhea

Benign irregular menstruation

Dysmenorrhea

Infertility (Not WHO recognized. Clinical experience proves effective.)

Menopause syndrome

PMS


PSYCHOLOGICAL DISORDERS

Anxiety 

Depression 

Hypersomnia 

Insomnia

OCD 

PTSD 

Somatization disorder 


OTHER DISORDERS

Appetite suppression

Withdrawal from street and pharmacological drugs