Acupuncture Treats Allergies/ENT Including:

Acid Reflux, or heartburn is characterized by a burning sensation in the lower chest and occurs when stomach acid flows backward into the esophagus.

Treatable with acupuncture: Yes, in possible conjunction with Chinese herbal medicine and depending on the diagnosis and overall condition of the patient.

Gastroparesis is the slowing of stopping of the muscular contractions of the stomach, preventing the stomach from emptying properly and preventing movement of the contents of the stomach into the small intestine. Diabetes and central nervous system diseases are risk factors for gastroparesis.

Treatable with acupuncture: Yes.

Food Intolerances are characterized by nausea, bloating, abdominal discomfort, and irregular elimination patterns, and can be caused by the absence of the proper enzymes necessary for digestion.

Treatable with acupuncture: Yes.

Hemorrhoids are veins in the rectum that become inflamed and swollen. Pain, burning, itch, and bleeding with elimination can occur with hemorrhoids.

Treatable with acupuncture: Yes.

Hiatal Hernias are often caused by acid reflux, and are diagnosed by the stomach protruding into the chest cavity.

Treatable with acupuncture: Yes, but depends on hernia size and overall condition of the patient. Some hernias require surgery.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome is characterized by abdominal gas, bloating, diarrhea, and constipation, typically ongoing for 6 months of more.

Treatable with acupuncture: Yes.

Pancreatitis occurs when the pancreas becomes inflamed and is characterized by pain in the upper abdomen / stomach area, nausea, and vomiting.

Treatable with acupuncture: Yes.

Ulcers a peptic ulcer is a an open sore in the lining of the stomach that occurs when the protective mucosal layer of the stomach dissolves, causing stomach acid to burn the stomach lining. A duodenal ulcer is an ulcer in the lining of the small intestine.

Treatable with acupuncture: Yes, in addition to Chinese herbal medicine.

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