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Acupuncture for Pain Relief

Ancient Chinese treatment, involving the insertion of fine needles.

  • 1 hour
  • 50 British pounds
  • Skinboost

Service Description

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese treatment, involving the insertion of fine, sterile needles at certain sites in the body. The needles stimulate the sensory nerves under the skin and result in the release of the body’s natural pain killing substances; endorphins and encephalins. Acupuncture can he very helpful for people with chronic pain conditions with approximately 70-80% of people having a positive effect and improvement in the quality of their lives. Clare Eastwood, who is a Pain Specialist Sister in the NHS, uses western/ medical acupuncture. Benefits • Reduction in pain • Improved feelings of well being and quality of life • Improved sleep • Improved mobility Procedure time: 30 minutes (Initial appointment and consultation1 hour) Results seen: from the first treatment Expected downtime: none Pain level : minimal Number of Treatments needed: Course of 4 weekly sessions then maintenance every 6 weeks Cost: £50 per treatment

Contact Details

  • The Hollies, 99 Castle Road, Cottingham, HU16 5JF


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