Acupuncture is a drugless therapy and so one needn’t worry about the side effects.
It involves inserting acupuncture needles on specific points of the body. Often auricular points/ear acupuncture points are used with press needles.
Acupuncture focuses on understanding the root cause and then treating the disease rather than treating just its symptoms.
Chronic diseases can be treated to cure within a few months of time.
Disorders like Diabetes and Thyroid and be treated along with the regular medication already prescribed by their doctors. And slowly the dosage of medicines can be reduced periodically after evident positive outcome in blood reports. The dosage may be reduced with the advice of their diabetologist/ endocrinologist.
After a few sessions are done by the Acupuncturist / Acupuncture doctor, there will be a significant difference in their sugar levels. It not only reduces but also reverses the symptoms of diabetes like peripheral neuropathy, frequent urination, thirst, fatigue, etc gradually.
Severe osteoarthritis even if planning for surgery can be brought to normal in a 6 months(approx) period of time.