Acupuncture
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Emily Fitzgerald N.D.

 

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NEURAL ACUPUNCTURE

Acupuncture stimulates the central nervous system, to increase the release of serotonin

and opioid peptides. The release of these neurotransmitters in turn, can manage conditions such as anxiety, depression and insomnia.

There is also evidence, through MRI studies, that acupuncture aids in pain control.

Acupuncture can be a safe adjunctive therapy to pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, and natural health products.

 

Depending on your individual concerns and symptoms, treatment is often provided weekly until symptoms improve.

Acupuncture is a traditional therapeutic modality that has been confirmed by modern science that involves the insertion of thin needles into specific locations of the body.

 

Treatments are individualized, based on each person’s concerns, and dysfunction. 

Depending on your individual concerns and symptoms, treatment is often provided weekly until symptoms improve.

  

 

ACUPUNCTURE - FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many treatments will I need?


This will depend on the individual. Treatments are individualized, based on each person’s concerns, and dysfunction. Acute conditions may take a few visits, whereas chronic conditions will take much longer. In general, acupuncture treatments are scheduled once a week or every other week.




Is Acupuncture safe?


Acupuncture can be a safe adjunctive therapy to pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, and natural health products. Depending on your individual concerns and symptoms, treatment is often provided weekly until symptoms improve.




How does Acupuncture work?


Acupuncture stimulates the central nervous system, to increase the release of serotonin and opioid peptides. The release of these neurotransmitters in turn, can manage conditions such as anxiety, depression and insomnia.




Tips to get the most out of your Acupuncture treatment.


Ideally, you’ll want to eat 1 -2 hours before you arrive. Make sure to wear loose, comfortable clothes to your appointment.