treatments are not only useful for pain management but also
are part of a comprehensive system of preventive health care
and health maintenance. Athletes use acupuncture to achieve
optimum performance levels. Detoxification treatments have been
proven to help those with chemical dependency problems.
Although pain management is the most frequent use of acupuncture
treatments, they are also useful in the treatment of such
diverse conditions as:
patients are treated for the side effects of chemotherapy. Detoxification
treatments have proven to help those with chemical dependency
problems. The World Health Organization recognizes Oriental
Medicine's ability to treat over 43 common disorders.