What is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is the oldest form of
medical therapy. It has been
practiced for almost 2000 years in the
Orient and since the 18th century
physicians in France. It is used to restore
and facilitate the balanced flow of energy
of the body so that pain relief, healing,
health and well-being is restored.
What Conditions are Treated by Acupuncture?
Medical Acupuncture has broad applications. The World Health Organization has listed over 50 conditions appropriate for Acupuncture therapy. The following is a list of problems that Dr. Houston has treated.
nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, irritable bowel, diarrhea
chronic fatigue, anxiety, mild to moderate depression, smoking cessation, appetite suppression, insomnia, tinnitus
Pre-menopausal symptoms, menopausal symptoms
Back pain, sciatica, degenerative joint disease, tendonitis, carpel tunnel syndrome, TMJ, shoulder pain, pain from spinal stenosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis
Migraine headache, shingles, trigeminal neuralgia, intercostals neuralgia
Fibromyalgia, neck, back, knee, shoulder, pain chronic pain syndromes
Environmental and seasonal allergies, asthma, sinusitis
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