It would be most accurate to say that acupuncture treats disorders of Qi, Blood and Moisture, and disturbances of the Organ Networks – but this does not correspond to the Western vocabulary of named diseases and conditions. Acupuncture may be helpful for withdrawal from addictions such as sugar, coffee, cigarettes, alcohol. and cocaine, and also for stress reduction, post surgical recovery, chronic fatigue, the signs of aging, and decreased immunity. Some of the many conditions for which acupuncture is considered appropriate are listed below by the World Health Organization of the United Nations.
Amy Feinerman has been a licensed acupuncture physician and Chinese herbalist for 10 years. She is also a Reiki Master and teacher. Amy studied Chinese Medicine in Miami Florida and has owned and operated practices in Florida, Newton, Natick, and now in North Andover. Acupuncture is a form of alternative medicine with proven results in treating stress, pain, and disease. She specializes in infertility, addiction, and in treating children and young adults with behavioral challenges. Amy has had great success in facilitating the empowerment of her clients with life changing results.