What Are the Benefits of Acupuncture Treatment?There are a number of clinical studies documenting the benefits of acupuncture. In 1997, the US National Institute of Health (NIH) published a consensus statement that recognized acupuncture’s safety and efficacy for treating a wide range of conditions. Benefits can include, but are not limited to:
  • Pain relief
  • Decreased swelling and inflammation
  • Muscle relaxation
  • Breaking down scar tissue
  • Feelings of physical and emotional well-being
  • Improved sleep
  • Nausea relief during pregnancy