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Massage • Manual Osteopathy • Acupuncture



Call us at 780-569-3838 to find out how


Massage • Manual Osteopathy • Acupuncture




Acupuncture St. Albert | Helping People Heal

Often, the reason why people visit acupuncture St. Albert. Is because they have stubborn aches and pains that will not go away. Perhaps it is there massage therapist that has recommended. This particular treatment.
Acupuncture St. Albert

For people of done their own research. And want to try this ancient Chinese form of medicine for themselves. There are many benefits to getting this type of treatment done.

And how it works, is that tiny, micro needles. Are placed shallowly into a person’s skin. That activates healing. The body perceives the needles. As a minor injury. And floods the area with white and red blood cells.

The influx of blood cells helps to restore the muscle. Or the tissue back to their original condition. Although this does not happen on the first treatment. Depending on what is going on in the body.

People may need several acupuncture St. Albert treatments. Or would prefer receiving them on an ongoing basis. According to the World Health Organization, there are over a hundred health conditions.

That can be helped with acupuncture St. Albert. As well, one of the most common questions is if acupuncture hurts. While there are going to be several sensations that people may feel.

These sensations can include tingling, numbness or heaviness. Some people feel discomfort, but there should not be any pain. In fact, if there is any pain. They should mention this to the acupuncturist immediately.

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Who will remove the needle. And put it in a slightly different location. However, depending on how tight the muscle is. People may experience a very interesting sensation. Of having that muscle activated.

Due to reflexes, people might feel there muscle twitch. Or they might move their leg, or arm. Depending on where the muscle is. This is not a bad thing. It simply means that the needle. Has been placed in the right location.

As well, another common question that people have. Is if acupuncture St. Albert has any side effects. While each person is different. Some of the most common side effects include people feeling very energized after their treatments.

However, some people feel very sleepy. And it is good for people to plan a nap. Or a quiet time at home. Immediately following their acupuncture treatment. As well, some people sometimes end up feeling.

Some minor discomfort at the needling site. Or, experience some very slight bruising as well. After the treatment is over. Many people want to know how long it will take. To feel its effects working.

While many people will feel an immediate benefit. Acupuncture St. Albert is actually cumulative in effect. It will usually take multiple treatments. To achieve the fully desired effect of the treatment.

It is very important that patients keep track of. The symptoms that they are experiencing before treatment. As well as aftertreatment. It is very beneficial to tell the acupuncturist. How long people were pain-free after the treatment.

Acupuncture St. Albert | Helping Everyone Heal

And when their symptoms started coming back. If necessary, the acupuncturist can use this information. Or try different modalities to get a different result.

The reason why people utilize acupuncture St. Albert. Is because they have pain they want to eliminate. Or they have other medical conditions. That they either do not want to treat in other ways.

Or other ways have been ineffective so far. For example, many people come to an acupuncturist. Because they have chronic headaches. Or they have migraine headaches, and they are either tired.

Of taking endless medication. Often because the medicine required to treat migraines. Is extremely hard on the liver. And many people with migraines. I have to take a large dose every day, for several days.

Or have to take it the majority of the days of a month. They may have tried many other treatments. Such as chiropractic treatments. Gone to a massage therapist, and have not found something that works for them.

Or people have not tried those techniques yet. And would like to avoid trying them. Or at least avoid taking medication. Acupuncture is extremely beneficial for these reasons. Not only can it eliminate pain.

On virtually anywhere in the body. But also, there are many different conditions. That acupuncture St. Albert treats, in addition to pain. One of the most common uses of acupuncture for this is emotional and mental well-being.

Many people come to their acupuncturist. For what is called emotional release. As well, there are many different mental and emotional conditions. That can be treated through acupuncture St. Alberta.

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Rather than taking medication. Many people love to have their body manipulated. In order to avoid having to treat medical conditions in this way. Therefore whether it is mental, emotional or pain related.

Or something else such as gastro intestinal. There are several medical conditions that can effectively be treated with acupuncture. In addition to the needling, acupuncturists also use different modalities.

Such as myofascial cupping, gouache, moxibustion. In addition to acupressure, and electroacupuncture. While electro acupuncture may sound scary. It does involve using electricity. That is moved through the needles into the skin.

The electricity is a very low level. And is designed to help stimulate the needles. To inspire the body to heal the area. And is only used, as a patient is able to withstand the sensation. People who had electroacupuncture.

Have said that it is an interesting, or pleasant buzzy feeling. And how much more significantly it helps them. Is an added benefit. This is often something that acupuncturists will use if it is a particularly stubborn area to release.

Often, at the end of the acupuncture session. Once the acupuncturist removes the needles. They will do a light massage, do some cupping. Or even apply a topical cream or ointment. That will help further relieve pain and relax a patient.

When people are ready to try acupuncture for themselves. All they have to do is visit the healing point massage therapy website. They can book themselves in at a time. That is most convenient for them, and with the therapist that they choose. They can try acupuncture, as well as a variety of their other treatments.