There are certain health issues more prevalent in men than women, and many of these conditions can be easily controlled or treated using Traditional Chinese Medicine.
ACUPUNCTURE CAN SUPPORT MEN’S HEALTH IN MANY WAYS:
Afflictions such as high blood pressure, depression, urinary issues, stress and prostate problems are just a few of the issues that are more frequently seen in men than women. And these issues, along with many others, respond very favorably to acupuncture and TCM.
Inflammation of the prostate glan can cause urinary and sexual dysfunction. Acupuncture and Chinese herbs can be used as an adjunct treatment for acute and chronic bacterial prostatitis. It can help manage and reduce symptoms of an inflamed prostate that is under observation by your doctor and not in need of acute medical care.
Anxiety, stress, hormonal imbalances and physical issues are all root causes of a low sex drive and are treatable with Acupuncture and Chinese herbs.
Low libido, erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation, and delayed orgasm can be successfully treated with Chinese herbs.
MALE FACTOR INFERTILITY
Infertility due to a male factor may accounts for up to 45% of couples struggling to conceive. Acupuncture and Chinese herbs have been shown in recent studies to help improve sperm count, motility, and morphology, as well as correcting some extraneous factors like stress and anxiety that are know to inhibit conception.
Acupuncture can work very well to improve depression. In
some situations, it can even be as effective as using antidepressants.
Researchers have suggested the use of Acupuncture can provide relief from the negative thought
patterns that create depressive symptoms. It does this by correcting
the flow of energy through the body by addressing energy imbalances in
the organs and other areas.
Anxiety can elevate your heart rate, cause difficulty with concentration, and
cause insomnia. Chronic anxiety, can be detrimental to health. Acupuncture can help with it by addressing the imbalances and blocks in the flow of energy through the body, helping to reduce your
symptoms and improve overall health.
AGING & ANDROPAUSE
Some men experience hormonal fluctuations with age as their levels of testosterone decrease. These can include hot flashes, abnormal sweating, fatigue, anxiety, decreased libido and depression.