Spring is here, and so are seasonal allergies — acupuncture to the rescue! If you suffer from allergies, you are most certainly not alone. According to the National Center for Health Statistics, about 26 million Americans endure chronic seasonal allergies, while the number of people with...
CT Acupuncture Center’s Owner and Licensed Acupuncturist Serving Fairfield, Bethel and Wilton CT for Over 30 Years.
Does It Hurt?
Sensations caused by the needles vary. Some people feel a little pain as needles are inserted, but most patients feel no pain at all. The needles are tiny, just a bit larger than a cat’s whisker or human hair. The depth of needle insertion varies depending on the area of the body to be treated.
The number of treatments varies from person to person. For some, relief will be immediate; others may take months or years to achieve results. Chronic conditions often take longer to resolve than acute ones. Plan on a minimum of a month of treatments to see significant change.