Blue Heron Acupuncture of Franklin, Massachusetts

Conditions Treated

Acupuncture is a safe, natural, and non-invasive form of medicine that can treat a wide variety of disorders. The United States National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the World Health Organization (WHO) endorse acupuncture as an effective treatment for many common health problems. Below is a partial list of conditions for which acupuncture has been used. For a list of diseases and disorders specifically recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO) as being treatable with acupuncture, click here.
  • Anxiety, depression and stress reduction

  • Pain and injuries of the musculoskeletal system: neck, back and knee pain, whiplash, sciatica, carpal tunnel, bursitis, sprains, strains and tendonitis

  • Insomnia and sleep disturbances

  • Women’s health issues: infertility, menstrual irregularities, menstrual pain, PMS, pregnancy support, morning sickness, menopausal symptoms including hot flashes and night sweats
  • Chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia and myofacial pain syndrome
  • Arthritic pain: osteoarthritis, psoriatic and rheumatoid arthritis
  • Digestive disorders: heart burn, bloating, constipation, Crohn’s disease, diarrhea, gas, GERD, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), nausea, abdominal pain and ulcerative colitis
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Hypertension
  • Immune system support: common cold and flu relief and prevention
  • Respiratory disorders: allergies, asthma, bronchitis, COPD, sinusitis
  • Chemotherapy and radiation side-effect support
  • Dental pain, facial pain and TMJ
  • Post-surgical pain
  • HIV/AIDS support
  • Bell’s palsy

  • Stroke rehabilitation

31 Hayward Street, Suite C-2  Franklin, Massachusetts, 02038