Teri Shanahan BSc(Hons) DipObsGyni

Evidence to Treat Pain 

There is currently robust evidence endorsed by the National Institute for Heath and Clinical Excellence (NICE)  for the acupuncture treatment of:

• Low back pain

• Neck pain

• Migraine headaches

• Tension headaches

• Osteoarthritis of the knee

• Nausea & vomiting

• Dental pain

• TMJ (Temporomandibular) pain

• Overactive bladder syndrome

In addition, acupuncture is regularly sought for many other common conditions, including; anxiety, sciatica, frozen shoulder, menstrual and menopausal symptoms.

The full summary and free PDF version for sharing can be found on the Evidence Based Acupuncture website here: