• There are no side effects from treatment;
  • Treatment is specifically tailored to the individual's needs;
  • It is safe for use in babies, children, pregnant women and the elderly;
  • Acupuncture treats the root cause of the condition, not just the symptoms so that beneficial results are likely to be more long lasting;
  • There is no use of drugs which have their own side effects.
  • Acupuncture can be used as a preventative treatment;
  • Acupuncture can treat emotional and mental conditions as well as physical problems;
  • It can be helpful not only for specific illness but also when one feels "off colour" or 'not quite themselves'.