WHO Recommendation - TCM
__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________The World Health Organisation (WHO) lists a variety of medical conditions (table below) that may benefit from the use of acupuncture or moxibustion.
This list is based on clinical experience, and not necessarily on controlled clinical research. Furthermore, the inclusion of specific diseases is not meant to indicate the extent of accupuncture's efficacy in treating them.
Acute sinusitis, acute rhinitis, common cold, acute tonsillitis
Acute bronchitis, bronchial asthma
Spasm of the oesophagus and cardia, hiccups, gastroptosis, acute and chronic gastritis, gastric hyperacidity,
chronic duodenal ulcer, acute and chronic colitis, acute bacteriel dysentery, constipation, diarrhoea
Acute conjunctivitis, cataract (without complication), myopia, central retinitis
|Disorder of the mouth Cavity||
Toothache, pain after tooth extraction, gingivitis, pharyngitis
Frozen Shoulder, tennis elbow, sciatica, lower back pain, rhematoid arthritis
Headache, Migraine, trigeminal neuralgia, facial paralysis, paralysis after apoplectic fit, peripheral neuropathy,
paralysis caused by poliomyelitis, Menière syndrome, neurogenic bladder dysfunction, nocturnal enuresis, intercostal neuralgia
Source: National University Hospital of Singapore, Acupuncture Pain Clinic, Prof Lee.
. Many thank for your visit. My best Wishes for a good health.