Based on the information given by the client, Lena will give an honest opinion whether she feels that acupuncture is an appropriate therapy for that individual. This will be assessed using her knowledge, experience as well as the health of the patient.
The Advertising Standards Agency have made it very difficult for acupuncturists to list the conditions that acupuncture can treat unless randomised, double-blind clinical trials have been carried out. At the moment, we can advertise that acupuncture can undoubtedly treat back pain, nausea/vomiting and dental pain. The British Acupuncture Council website has information on several other disorders that can be successfully treated by acupuncture. It also contains information on up-to-date research and can answer many other questions that you may have before you wish to try a treatment:
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