Research and Efficacy
The World Health Organization has identified over 40 conditions successfully treated by acupuncture in Acupuncture: Review and Analysis of Reports on Controlled Clinical Trials. Acupuncture is highly effective not only as a preventative medicine, but as a drug free treatment.
Acupuncture and Oriental medicine is a both a medical art and science that has been practiced for over 3,000 years. Modern scientific research studies have revealed that acupuncture affects sympathetic nervous system activity in a regulatory manner and is effective in regulating various physiological functions.