Arthritis, being a complex disorder can affect people at any stage of their life. The two most common form of Arthritis are- Osteoarthritis, breakdown of joint cartilage cause pain and stiffness, and rheumatoid arthritis, affects joints, blood, lungs and heart. Arthritis can be cured by various different methods, each having it own efficiency. To treat the pain and inflammation due to arthritis, acupuncture proves to be the most effective.
Apart from the affected area, acupuncture points are placed all over the body.
The acupuncture needles are inserted into the skin and thus creating a little sensitivity in your body in the beginning, but once they are place, you can relax or even fall asleep. The frequency and duration of treatment depends on the severity of the Arthritis patent or some people may feel better only after the initial treatment. Patients in acupuncture treatment have shown better improvement in health. You should actively participate in acupuncture treatment to cure arthritis.