Acute Acupuncture Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ), What's Acupuncture and how does Acupuncture work?
Updated: May 17
Acupuncture is a form of traditional Chinese medicine practice that has been used for centuries to alleviate pain, improve overall health and well-being. With the rise of alternative and complementary therapies, acupuncture has become widely accepted and recognized for its benefits. Acupuncture works by stimulating specific points proximal to specific nerves on the body with fine needles. This stimulation may trigger the muscle the to fire, and the release or balance of hormones bringing your body back to homeostasis.
Here is a list of common questions asked at Acute Acupuncture and the links to the pages.
What is Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)?
How is traditional Chinese Medicine different to Western Conventional Medicine?
Does it really work?
What are the common conditions people seek TCM treatments for?
Is my treatment covered by ACC??
What should I expect from my consultation?
How soon will I feel or see results and how many session will I need?
Should I bring any scans, blood tests or other information?
Are your practitioners Qualified / Registered?
Common questions about treatments
Where can I read, or leave feedback for your services?
Here is a list of common reasons why people come to Acute Acupuncture.
Acupuncture for Addictions
Acupuncture for All Pain Conditions
Acupuncture for Andrology (Men’s Problems)
Acupuncture for Autoimmune Disorders
Acupuncture for Bipolar Disorder
Acupuncture for Cancer
Acupuncture for Chronic Back Pain
Acupuncture for Chronic Fatigue
Acupuncture for Depression
Acupuncture for Digestive Disorders
Acupuncture for Eczema & Dermatology
Acupuncture for Emotional & Psychological disorders
Acupuncture for Endometriosis
Acupuncture for Gynaecology
Acupuncture for Hypertension- Hypotension
Acupuncture for Infertility
Acupuncture for Insomnia
Acupuncture for Metabolic Syndromes
Acupuncture for Musculoskeletal Pain & Injury
Acupuncture for Pregnancy
Acupuncture for Stress
Acupuncture for Weight Loss