Ear-acupuncture / addictions / weight loss
Ear-acupuncture is rooted in Traditional Chinese Medicine, in which specific points on the ear are stimulated in order to promote healing in other areas of the body.
Your first appointment will involve an initial consultation, than I will insert fine needles into each of your ears to the acupuncture sites. The needles usually stays in your ear for like 10-30 minutes - for those who afraid of needles the magnetic balls for a few days, max. for a week. During the treatment You may feel a tingling sensation or a dull ache but should not feel any pain.
The best way of telling what effect the acupuncture has on you is to pay particular attention to your moods and your sleep pattern for a day or two after the treatment, as this is usually when people notice the effects of acupuncture. Sessions are likely to be held one to three times per week for several weeks.
Ear-acupuncture is used to treat a wide variety of health conditions, including but not limited to:
* chronic pain
* irritable bowel syndrome
* low back pain
* substance use/abuse
* help with weight loss
* help with giving us cigarette
* any skin changes at the treatment point (cut, rash, acne, scar, scar, mole, freckles or inflammation)
* metal allergy