Acupuncture is used to treat many common ailments and conditions including, depression, sleep disorders, irritable bowel syndrome (
ibs), hypertension, atherosclerosis & hyperlipidemia, and more.
Common Treatable Conditions:
Irritable bowel syndrome
Cardio-cerebral vascular system conditions
Coronary heart disease
Endocrine and metabolic system conditions
TCM has been used extensively as an effective treatment for depression, fatigue, and anxiety. By correcting energy blockages, acupuncture may activate natural painkillers in the brain and body. Numerous studies show that acupuncture is just as effective in reducing symptoms of depression as antidepressant drugs but without common side effects. By using Chinese herbs with or without regular acupuncture, improvements can be seen within one month. An extended treatment (2-3 months) can further improve the conditions and relieve suffering.
TCM considers insomnia a symptom, not a disease. Sleep disorders are mainly caused by prolonged emotional stress, improper diet, lack of or excessive sexual activity, or a weak constitution following an extended illness. It can be described as the difficulty or inability to fall asleep during the night, restless and shallow sleep, waking in the early hours of the morning with the inability to fall back asleep, and dream-disturbed sleep.
Acupuncture promotes relaxation and natural sleeping patterns without the hangover effect that comes with most sleeping pills. It is recommended for those who have problems with sleep to try acupuncture before taking heavy-duty medications.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
IBS is a collection of symptoms, commonly including chronic abdominal pain, bloating, flatulence, and altered bowel habits. It is a functional disorder of the intestines which occurs in the absence of visible structural abnormality.
Acupuncture and herbal medicine’s benefits for IBS:
Motility of the digestive tract
Increasedsensory threshold of the gut
Increased parasympathetic functions
In the U.S. alone, about a third of all people over the age of 20 years have hypertension. Mild to moderate hypertension may have no obvious symptoms, but symptoms of more accelerated hypertension include headaches, drowsiness, confusion, vision disturbances, nausea, and vomiting.
90% of patients’ blood pressure is reduced right away after
Atherosclerosis & Hyperlipidemia
Atherosclerosis is a disease in which plaque builds up inside the arteries. Managing hyperlipidemia means controlling cholesterol and triglycerides. (See below) Our patented herb, Vessel Clean, is for patients suffering from high cholesterol and may be experiencing side effects from other medications.
Dr. Liu’s patented herb increases healthy cholesterol. We are very proud to say that this patent is the first herb formula specifically formulated for atherosclerosis and hyperlipidemia treatment in the world.
After using Vessel Cleaner for 1 to 2 months, good cholesterol will increase and bad cholesterol will decrease. It will prevent atherogenic formation and reduce atherogenic plaques.
Lorraine Yamm, Neck Pain
“I came into the office unable to turn my neck or shoulder to the left without feeling shooting pain down my right side. I was so afraid I had pinched a nerve and would be immobile for months. Within 45 minutes, the pain was gone and I could move my neck and shoulder again. The acupuncture treatment was so effective! Dr. Liu located an acupuncture spot in my right hand that was connecting to my neck, shoulders and back. It was like magic! He massaged the point on my right hand, and the remainder of the pain was released. Thank you
Raisha Liriano, Back Pain
“I was suffering from the worst back pain ever! I couldn’t stand for long, I couldn’t sit for long. Even lying down was painful. I decided to try Acupuncture. I have to admit I was skeptical. How could this tiny needle make the pain go away? But IT WORKS! After the first treatment, I felt no pain. With only three treatments I am PAIN-FREE.”
Michael De Leon, Shoulder Pain
“I came to Dr. Liu with left shoulder pain and numbness on my left index finger. Through his knowledge of Chinese medicine and
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