How Does Acupuncture Work for Stress & Anxiety?
Acupuncture as a treatment for anxiety, depression, and stress has gained ground in recent years For some people, acupuncture can eventually help them go off of their anxiety medication or even make their medication work more effectively.
Anxiety, depression, and even stress can be traced to an imbalance in a person’s organs. Acupuncture points for depression and anxiety can help bring the body back to homeostasis (balance) so that the body as a whole can function well and heal itself.
“Acupuncture for anxiety”
“Acupuncture as a therapeutic treatment for anxiety”
Evidence Based Acupuncture
“Acupuncture for treating anxiety and depression in women: A clinical systematic review”
P. Sniezek, DC, MD, MBA, FAAMA; I. J. Siddiqui, MD
“Acupuncture for stress and depression? Yes, please!”
Goetz, MS, LAC, ACC