3 Ways to Get Better Faster with Acupuncture / Will acupuncture interefere with my western medical treatment, medication, etc?Posted: Aug 16th, 2012
We all want relief from our symptoms and we want it fast. Read below to learn about three factors that are important in getting better faster. Read also about ways that acupuncture can improve the results you receive from western medicine. And don't forget to get outside to enjoy the gorgeous weather!
"How many acupuncture treatments will I need?" is a question we hear every day in the clinic. Understandably, everyone wants to feel better fast with as few visits and little expense as possible. Here are a few things you should know about how to get the best results with the fewest number of treatments. Read more here.
- Will acupuncture interfere with my western medical treatment, medication, etc.?
Acupuncture has been used to speed recovery from surgery as well as counter the side-effects of chemotherapy. It is a useful adjunct to a host of therapies including psychotherapy and those that use physical manipulation (osteopathy, physical therapy, chiropractic, massage). Some patients who use medication for chronic conditions find their doctor is able to reduce the recommended dosage or they notice that they use medications less frequently if they are receiving treatment on a regular basis.