Acupuncture and Fibromyalgia
Fibromyalgia is a common syndrome in which people experience long-term, body-wide pain. There is no blood test to confirm that a patient has Fibromyalgia, but 18 out of the 24 tender point sites on digital palpation is preformed to confirm disease. Fibromyalgia has also been linked to fatigue, sleep problems, headaches, depression, anxiety, abdominal pain, bloating, nausea, and constipation alternating with diarrhea (IBS) and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) views this condition as Chronic Fatigue System (CF’S). CF’S is a debilitating disorder that is characterized by extreme fatigue that is not improved by bed rest and may be aggravated by physical or mental activity. The spleen and stomach dominates the muscles and most patients with CF’S experiences stress, muscle pain, abdominal pain, bloating, nausea, and or constipation alternating with diarrhea (IBS). By regulating the Spleen and Stomach and painful areas: we have helped a lot of patients with these health concerns.
Treatments Needed: It depends on the duration, severity, nature of the complaint and or the ability for the body to heal itself. 10 to 30 or more treatments may be advisable to balance the body.
Most patients fall asleep during treatment and have no side effects!
Acupuncture prescriptions are specially designed for each patient.
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