Traditional Chinese Medicine is an ancient discipline and there is extensive research evidence to support it's efficacy in treating a variety of conditions both independently of and in conjunction with Western medicine. See below to explore the evidence for yourself.
Explore the Evidence
It is important to acknowledge the scientific evidence of the effects of these treatments in addition to word-of-mouth and colloquial recommendations. It can be daunting to try to navigate the vast library of research that is out there; a good place to begin is the British Acupuncture Council website which gives a clear, easy to access explanation of the range of research available. There is also a range of evidence-based fact sheets which detail how acupuncture is used to treat a variety of conditions and success rates for those treatments. See the links below for further information: