The World Health Organization endorses the use of acupuncture for approximately 100 conditions. The following list are the more common conditions that are treated. Most of the treatments have been subject to controlled studies and published in peer reviewed journals.

INFECTIONS

Colds and flu
Deafness
Bronchitis

EYES-EARS-NOSE-THROAT

Ringing in the ear
Hepatitis
Menier's
Earaches
Poor eyesight
Dizziness
Sinus infection
Sore throat
Hay fever

INTERNAL

Hypoglycemia
Asthma
High blood pressure
Ulcers
Colitis
Indigestion
Hemorrhoids
Diarrhea
Constipation
Diabetes

DERMATOLOGICAL

Eczema
Acne
Herpes

 

MUSCULO-SKELETAL and NEUROLOGICAL

Arthritis
Neuralgia
Sciatica
Frozen shoulder
Tennis elbow
Back pain
Bursitis
Tendonitis
Stiff neck
Bell's palsy
Trigeminal neuralgia
Headache
Stroke
Cerebral palsy
polio
Meneir's disease
Sprains

GENITO-URINARY and REPRODUCTIVE

Impotence
Infertility
Pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS)
Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)
Vaginitis
Irregular period or cramps
Morning sickness

MENTAL-EMOTIONAL

Anxiety
Depression
Stress
Insomnia