Indications – from A to Z

The World Health Organization (WHO) recognizes the use of acupuncture in the effective treatment of a wide range of common illnesses including:

Adverse reactions to radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy

Allergic rhinitis (including hay fever)

Biliary colic

Depression (including depressive neurosis and depression following stroke)

Dysentery

Dysmenorrhoea

Epigastralgia, acute (in peptic ulcer, acute and chronic gastritis, and gastrospasm)

Facial pain (including craniomandibular disorders)

Headache

Hypertension

Hypotension

Induction of labour

Knee pain

Leukopenia

Low back pain

Malposition of fetus

Morning sickness

Nausea and vomiting

Neck pain

Pain in dentistry (including dental pain and temporomandibular dysfunction)

Periarthritis of shoulder

Postoperative pain

Renal colic

Rheumatoid arthritis

Sciatica

Sprain

Stroke

Tennis elbow

If your medical condition is not mentioned on the above list, you are welcome to contact me for enquiries.

For downloading the full report of WHO, click here.