Recent research into the effects of acupuncture in the treatment of pain found that acupuncture can help many different muscle, tendon related problems. In a review of acupuncture trials, they found that it not only alleviates pain but also increases mobility and may bring a permanent cure. Research has been carried out into the effect of acupuncture on neck pain, peri-arthritis of the shoulder, fibromyalgia, tennis elbow, low back pain, sciatica and osteo-arthritis with knee pain. The results are promising and favorable. It has been found that acupuncture can help in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and relieve pain, reduce inflammation and improve the immune system.
PAIN AND ACHE CONDITIONS TREATED BY ACUPUNCTURE AND HERBS: rheumatoid, osteo-arthritis, backache, frozen shoulder, tennis, glofer's elbow, wrist pain, hip pain, knee pain, ankle pain, headache, migraines, fibro-myalgia, painful joints, Sciatica, neck pain, arthritic pain, periods pain, accident and sports injury, shingles pain, bells' palsy.