acupuncture

Treat your Health Condition Naturally with Acupuncture

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese healing art and holistic system for maintaining and promoting health.  The goal of this treatment is to target specific organs and body functions through the manipulation of specific acupuncture points.

This therapy employs the insertion of fine needles into specific points of the body to manipulate the flow of energy, or Qi (pronounced ‘chi’) helping to restore balance, remove blockages, and stimulate energy.

Acupuncture has a history dating back 2500 years. It is the world’s oldest and currently practiced medicine. The principles of acupuncture have been repeatedly confirmed in medical studies, where clear physiological changes were consistently observed through specific acupuncture points.

How we use Acupuncture at Restoration Health Clinic

Acupuncture is effective in treating the following health concerns:

Women’s Health

  • Fertility, pregnancy & post-partum care
  • IVF and IUI support
  • No periods
  • Period problems (heavy, light, cramping, low back pain, headaches, PMS)
  • Menopausal symptoms (hot flashes, insomnia, emotions)
  • PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)
  • Fibroids

 Men’s Fertility

  • Low sperm count, mobility or abnormal forms
  • Low libido

 Energy

  • Fatigue
  • Thyroid disorders (Hashimoto’s, hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism)
  • Adrenal disorders

 Sleep Issues

  • Insomnia (difficulty falling or staying asleep, waking early)

 Emotions & Mood

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Insomnia
  • Anger/irritability

Musculoskeletal Disorders

  • Low back pain
  • Neck & shoulder tightness & tension
  • Mid back pain
  • Hip pain
  • Knee pain
  • Ankle pain

 Digestive Disorders

  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • IBS
  • Acid reflux/heartburn
  • Bloating
  • Gas

 Autoimmune Disorders

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Lupus
  • Parkinson’s Disease

 Respiratory Ailments

  • Asthma
  • Difficulty breathing
  • COPD

 Colds & Flus or Infections

  • Sore throat
  • Sinus congestion
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Fatigue associated with cold or flu
  • Sweats

Getting Acupuncture Treatments in North Vancouver

At RHC, we use acupuncture alone or in conjunction with our other supportive naturopathic medical treatments. Our naturopathic physicians are all licensed to diagnose, treat, and prevent illness using Chinese systems and acupuncture, and our Acupuncturist is a specialist in this area.

Come see us in North Vancouver and find out how this treatment can help you by getting in touch with us here!