Most people have heard of acupuncture and know that it involves pricking the skin with needles. But for most, that is all they know and that limited knowledge is enough to make them wary and skeptical of the benefits of this ancient treatment. The truth of the matter is, there are many benefits that you can gain from getting acupuncture and chiropractic treatments here at Balanced Health Medical.
Acupuncture has been used for centuries as a way to relieve stress, relax the body, calm the mind, and restore balance and flow to the body’s various systems. Acupuncture can reduce tension too. When we get stressed in our day-to-day lives, we tend to hold it as tension in our muscles, but acupuncture can help reduce that tension and stiffness. Acupuncture has also been shown to help reduce pain whether it is localized pain caused by a muscle strain or injury, or a widespread pain from stress or illness.
Acupuncture also offers relief from headaches. Many people today suffer from some type of headaches due to their work and lifestyle choices but you can find relief with our treatments. Often clients will report an improved immune system. When our bodies are stressed our immune systems cannot work properly, and we get sick, but this treatment can help keep everything balanced.
Acupuncture has been shown to help improve memory, mental focus, recall, and enhanced mental clarity when used regularly, especially for the elderly. Acupuncture can also provide increased energy. If you are always reaching for an energy drink, you could benefit from regular acupuncture treatments to give you a healthier boost of energy.
For anyone struggling with digestive issues, you could find relief from those symptoms by getting acupuncture treatments done regularly along with diet changes. Acupuncture can even help with seasonal allergies. Allergies can be unbearable when they flare up and acupuncture can reduce the frequency and severity of allergy symptoms.
To see for yourself what benefits acupuncture treatments or chiropractic care in midtown Manhattan can offer, contact us at Balanced Health Medical and schedule your consultation appointment today.