Seasonal allergies tend to arise due to climatic variations. A bad running nose, sneezing, wet and itchy eyes are enough to spoil one’s day. Allergies tend to arise when the body’s immune begins to fight. Asthma, eczema, and digestive problems arise due to allergies.

Why opt acupuncture to treat your allergies?

Acupuncture helps to address problems from the root. Most medication treats allergies by providing symptomatic relief, where acupuncture would help to treat the person as a whole by focusing on strengthening the body’s immune system. An acupuncture treatment can help to dramatically alleviate the allergy symptoms and manage triggers. Acupuncture also helps to treat autoimmune diseases. It is a condition where the body’s immune system attacks on its own. Acupuncture can also suppress the body’s immune system by preventing it from attacking its own body tissues.

What are the advantages of using acupuncture to treat allergies?

Here is why we recommend acupuncture over traditional medicines to treat your allergies.

More effective

Dr. Shen recommends that treating allergies with the help of acupuncture is proven to be more effective as treatment begins from the root of your allergic problems. It provides maximum healing power as acupuncture focuses its treatment over specific points on the body that provides immediate relief than conventional medicines.

Free of side-effects

This method of treatment is absolutely free of side-effects. Dr. Shen, a well-trained acupuncturist will insert needles on specific points of the body that will help to open nasal passages and help to drain the sinus. 

Treats more than just allergies

As the acupuncture needles work its way, it helps patients attain relief from sinus headaches, wheezing as well giving the body an overall relief from allergy.

Patients need not worry as the acupuncture needles won’t cause any pain during the time of insertion. These specific acupuncture points are known to cause relief instead of pain and thereby helps patient to attain relief. 

Acupuncture is known to be quite effective in treating and curing allergies. With the combination of herbal medicines, acupuncture can boost the patient’s immune system and prevent allergies from having a negative impact on the patient.

Book an appointment at Olympic Acupuncture with Dr. Shen and we shall guide you more on treating allergies with the help of acupuncture.


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