Children’s Mercy hospital in KC Missouri is now offering what is referred to as “Battlefield acupuncture” to its patients to help relieve pain and anxiety.
Acupuncture has been proven to relieve pain and with more and more people looking for an alternative for pain relief that isn’t a pill, acupuncture is a great solution.
Acupuncture can treat a multitude of illness and symptoms:
Allergic rhinitis (including hay fever)
Depression (including depressive neurosis and depression following stroke)
Dysentery, acute bacillary
Epigastralgia, acute (in peptic ulcer, acute and chronic gastritis, and gastrospasm)
Facial pain (including craniomandibular disorders)
Induction of labor
Low back pain
Malposition of fetus, correction
Nausea and vomiting
Pain in dentistry (including dental pain and temporomandibular dysfunction)
Periarthritis of shoulder
These are just a few of the diseases, symptoms or conditions that acupuncture can help with.
Amy Anderson and Maggie Holmes with KCTV news 5 covered this story about Mercy Hospital- see the full article here: