Five things you should know about acupuncture

1. Acupuncture isn't new. It is an effective system of medicine with an established track record of over 2,000 years.

2. Acupuncture needles are nothing to be afraid of.

3. Acupuncture isn't just for back pain. The WHO (World Health Organization) recognizes acupuncture as effectively treating a wide range of conditions including insomnia, anxiety, digestive disorders, headaches and more.

4. Acupuncture has side effects- these include better quality sleep, greater energy, and an increased ability to deal with the stress of daily living. 

5. Acupuncture works.


Tara YG Welty, licensed acupuncturist in Parkersburg, West Virginia holding an acupuncture needle