Contemporary Medical Acupuncture in Komoka
Acupuncture treatments in Komoka consist of inserting thin, disposable needles into the skin. Acupuncture is used to treat many different diseases, disorders, and pain conditions. Common ailments that respond well to acupuncture include; tendinitis, arthritis, headaches, chronic pain, chronic fatigue syndrome, respiratory disorders, skin problems, dysmmenorhea, anxiety and digestive disorders.
Does it Hurt?
No, acupuncture does not hurt. During the treatment you may experience sensations of mild tingling, heaviness, slight soreness or numbness along the skin being stimulated.
How does it work?
Acupuncture works by stimulating peripheral nerves with fine solid needles (acupuncture needles). They are inserted into anatomically defined neurofunctional sites, and stimulated manually or with electricity. The therapeutic purpose to modulate abnormal activity in the nervous system, endocrine, exocrine and immune systems. Neuromodulation occurs through neurological and neurohumeral mechanisms at multiple levels, namely : peripheral nerves, spinal cord, brain stem, brain and cerebellum.
Acupuncture has proven to be successful in reducing stress, muscle tension, and chronic pain (including headaches). It is a great complement to chiropractic care for pain relief and stress reduction.
For more information, call our team at Kilworth Family Chiropractic in Komoka today!
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