Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine
There is increasing scientific evidence proving the efficacy of acupuncture for the treatment of medical ailments including chemotherapy-induced nausea, autoimmune disorders, chronic back pain, hypertension and allergic rhinitis. Acupuncture is also used for fertility, facial skin tightening, weight management, and a host of other common complaints. Recognition of Chinesemedicine as an important and necessary part of American healthcare is on the rise. Acupuncture is increasingly covered by major insurance plans in the U.S., and AOMA is a preferred provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield and United Healthcare.
National Institutes of Health
Find links to current and past research on acupuncture and Chinese medicine on the National Institutes of Health website.
World Health Organization
The World Health Organization recognizes almost a hundred diseases, symptoms, or conditions for which acupuncture is effective.
Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine FAQ
Acupuncture Info Cards
Find out more about how acupuncture works with these common ailments and diseases.