Adverse reactions to radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy
Allergic rhinitis (including hay fever)
Depression (including depressive neurosis and depression following stroke)
Dysentery, acute bacillary
Epigastralgia, acute (in peptic ulcer, acute and chronic gastritis, and gastrospasm)
Facial pain (including cranio-mandibular disorders)
Induction of labour
Low back pain
Malposition of fetus, correction of
Nausea and vomiting
Pain in dentistry (including dental pain and temporomandibular dysfunction)
Periarthritis of shoulder
In the same report, the WHO also lists three other categories in which acupuncture is effective, but more trials are needed to gather the scientific proof to satisfy the medical community. To view this report click here. There is always new research emerging that further validates the the efficacy of acupuncture.k here to edit.
Acupuncture Gives Long-Relief
Data from a 2017 study suggests that the effects of acupuncture are persistent, and diminish only slightly at the end of a 12 month period after treatment ends.*
*MacPherson H, Vertosick EA, Foster NE, Lewith G, Linde K, Sherman KJ, Witt CM, Vickers AJ. The persistence of the effects of acupuncture after a course of treatment: a meta-analysis of patients with chronic pain. Pain. 2017 May;158(5):784-793. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000747.