The beauty of Traditional Chinese Medicine lies in its long historical tradition. As such, the medicine has evolved to treat almost every health concern. Most people think acupuncture and Chinese Medicine can just be used to treat pain, but in reality, the medicine can be used for so much more.
In 2003, the World Health Organization (WHO) released a list of conditions which acupuncture can be used to treat. This list includes conditions such as allergies and asthma, gynecological disorders such as PMS and menopause, neurological complaints such as migraine and disc problems, emotional concerns and psychological problems, gastrointestinal disorders such as ulcers and constipation, and many more.
Due to safety concerns, Dr. Poulin-Carpentieri does not treat epilepsy or cancer patients unless they are under concurrent care of a medical doctor and are seeking relief from treatment related concerns.