How Can Acupuncture Help
With Gastrointestinal Disorders?
Functional Gastrointestinal Disorder is diagnosed as Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Dyspepsia, Constipation, Diarrhea, Pelvic Floor pain, Abdominal bloating, Biliary disorders, Esophageal disorders and GERD. These disease affects people of both genders and all ages. In fact, Gastrointestinal Disorders are the most common reasons patients seek care from their Primary Physicians.
According to traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), Gastrointestinal Disorders is caused by emotional upset while eating. Doing this over time will cause heat in the stomach and through the intestines. By palpating the abdomen and feeling the pulse it is possible to diagnose where there emotions have settled and release them using very fine needles in specific locations. These treatments will not only resolve the intestinal issues but resolve the negative stores energy, balancing the mind, body and spirit for a feeling of well being.