Anxiety, Arthritis, Bell's Palsy, Chronic Fatigue, Depression, Fibromyalgia, Headaches/Migraines, Meniere's Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuralgia, Nerve Pain, Stress, Temporomandibular Disorder (TMJ), Trigeminal Neuralgia
How Acupuncture Helps Neurological Health
Acupuncture may help neurological conditions in several ways. Firstly, it has been shown to promote the release of endorphins, which are natural pain-relieving chemicals in the body. This can help alleviate pain and discomfort associated with many neurological conditions.
Secondly, acupuncture may help regulate the nervous system. It has been shown to increase the activity of the parasympathetic nervous system, which is responsible for the body's rest and digest response. This can help reduce stress and anxiety, which can exacerbate neurological conditions.
Thirdly, acupuncture may help improve blood flow and circulation to the brain. This can help improve brain function and reduce the risk of neurological conditions such as stroke and dementia.
Finally, acupuncture may help regulate the levels of neurotransmitters in the brain, such as serotonin and dopamine, which play a role in mood regulation and pain perception. This can help alleviate symptoms of neurological conditions such as depression and anxiety.
Overall, acupuncture can be a useful complementary therapy for neurological conditions, and it is important to consult with a qualified practitioner to determine if it is appropriate for your individual needs.