How Traditional Chinese Medicine is Multidimensional for treating pain
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been successfully and scientifically proven to holistically treat many forms of pain or discomfort. Various causes of pain such as neurological, muscular, or rheumatic nature can all be treated with TCM. TCM and acupuncture are the typical modalities to treat pain, however, since every individual’s pain experience is significant to them so are the treatments.
At Huatuo Clinic our skilled practitioners may choose to combine different practices of Traditional Chinese Medicine to not only relieve pain but to also treat symptoms that also accompany the main complaint. Combinations of acupuncture, cupping, tui na massage, or moxibustion, and herbal formulas are a few examples of treatment strategies. Signs and symptoms such as insomnia, fatigue, stress, anxiety, digestive disorders, hormonal imbalance are often associated with pain and can be simultaneously treated with any of the above techniques.
- What is Acupuncture’s Role in Pain ManagementAcupuncture is one of the most frequently used alternative medicine modalities in the world. In 2019 the United States of America passed legislation ensuring access to acupuncture for military members and military dependents. In Canada Acupuncture is a regulated profession in Alberta, B.C., Ontario, Quebec, and Newfoundland.
- Back Pain
Do you know Back and Low Back Pain is one of the most common reasons for visiting a doctor? There are millions of people suffer with Back and Low Back Pain and research shown from 60 to 80% of people will have it during their lifetime worldwide.
Fibromyalgia is a complex chronic neurological disorder that generates a wide range of symptoms. Most people with fibromyalgia complain about recidivating muscular pain, rigidity of joints and a generalized state of body weakness. Although these manifestations may point to rheumatoid arthritis, clinical examinations can reveal any signs of physical damage in people with fibromyalgia.
- Joint Pain
Each year, there are millions of us experiencing and suffering from joints pain. It can be the worst pain of all, especially when our mobility is affected.
- Neck and Shoulder Pain
Today, one of the most common acupuncture applications is to help with pain, and we have many enquiries about neck and shoulder pain from people who sitting at a desk all day.