Acupuncture for Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Seven Benefits of Acupuncture for MS
to the National
Multiple Sclerosis Society, Multiple Sclerosis (or MS) is a chronic,
often disabling disease that attacks the central nervous system (CNS), which
is made up of the brain, spinal cord, and optic nerves.
If you are
looking for ways to help you manage or lessen your Multiple Sclerosis symptoms
consider acupuncture for MS.
Here are some ways acupuncture can be highly effective in the treating of MS.
Pain – It has been determined that
acupuncture helps decrease the amount of pain in the joints, neck, head, and
Tingling and Numbness – Acupuncture helps
support and encourage blood flow and Qi (your natural source of energy) in
the body, as a result can diminish the feeling of numbness and tingling.
Tiredness – Acupuncture can help increase
your energy. Even after a single session, people can feel more energized.
This boost can last for days. Acupuncture can also benefit in your ability
of being able to sleep better.
Depression – Chinese medicine believes that
each acupuncture session establishes and boosts physical and emotional
healing. The Chinese believe that acupuncture helps to dispense endorphin's
throughout the body to make you naturally feel great.
Memory Loss – Acupuncture helps to produce
and boost the surge of healthy energy to your brain and increases your Qi,
so you can remember and think clearer.
Stress – Acupuncture aids in the control of
how the body reacts to stress.
Muscle Spasms – Acupuncture can help the body
and mind become relaxed, resulting in less muscle spasms.
Acupuncture balances Qi energy. Numerous
studies have found it is an effective treatment for Multiple Sclerosis.
Acupuncture can help ease MS-related pain and reduce the severity of muscle
A nutritional plan is given to further enhance
the efficacy of the treatments.
Dr. Laurel will
be happy to speak to you and answer any question you may have about acupuncture,
Chinese Medicine, and how it can help Multiple Sclerosis. To book an appointment please