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Acupuncture 101: Are you battling shoulder pain?

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Jan 26th, 2021 Acupuncture Healthworks Regina

Acupuncture For Shoulder Pain? Acupuncture can help.

Acupuncture ReginaAre you plagued by pain due to an imbalance? Your shoulder muscles are sore, and you can’t decide which treatment to pursue? You can try various treatments to fix the unease associated with your pain. From physiotherapy, ultrasound, massage therapy, acupuncture, to low-intensity gentle exercises, the variants are many. You can choose to either manage your pain or work your way through the treatment.

What causes shoulder pain?

Many problems can contribute to shoulder pain. The most common ones are rotator cuff, frozen shoulder, or arthritis. Shoulder pain does not always away on its own. You can opt for different treatments to care for the pain and ease the swelling in your shoulder joints. Because the less you use your shoulder, the more intense your pain will become.

HealthWorks acupuncture can help shoulder pain.

Acupuncture Regina SkAt HealthWorks, acupuncture is a treatment that doesn’t involve any drugs. It is widely popular due to its efficacy in treating shoulder pain. Experts claim that acupuncture helps reduce pain by releasing chemicals in the bloodstream which act as natural pain relievers. The pain signals are intervened and blood is allowed to flow without restraint through the body.

Can acupuncture help you?

It is a very safe option for treating shoulder pain. It is also an alternative treatment before or after surgery. Tears in the muscles can also be helped with acupuncture treatment. If you prefer surgery for your shoulder pain you can also receive treatment for post-surgery care. In connection with electrical stimulation, electro-acupuncture will help the healing of tissues helping your heal sooner.

Studies on different patients have suggested that acupuncture is highly helpful. They also felt improved joint movements. They later added  mild exercises to enhance their range of motion and function.

What should you expect in our acupuncture session?

Acupuncture is synonymous with hair-thin needles poking through the upper epidermis. That is exactly what you will experience in your treatment. Sterile hair-thin needles will penetrate your skin. Our acupuncturist (a person who is trained to practice acupuncture) will decide the points for your pain. The acupuncture points run along paths through the body. These paths are called meridians and play a pivotal role in the physiological health of the human body.

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Acupuncture is a useful treatment for shoulder pain. It is anti pharmaceutical drugs and anti surgery.

The human body has over 2000 acupuncture points. Thousands of years ago, the Chinese mapped these points which have now been confirmed by electromagnetic research. The acupuncture points or meridians are also linked to nerve pathways.

When the needles activate the point, the human body releases endorphins, the pain-relieving hormone. The endorphins offer immediate and long term relief from the pain, and you can often feel instant relief. You will often experience reduced inflammation, improved range of motion in the joints, and reduce tightness in muscles.

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Done by professionals, acupuncture at HealthWorks has the potential to treat chronic shoulder pain without hazardous side effects.

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