WHAT IS ARTHRITIS?
Arthritis is a disorder affecting one or more joints of the body. It is characterized as inflammation, pain, and stiffness of the joints. Arthritis can also present as redness, warmth, swelling and decreased range of motion in the affected joint or joints. Onset can be gradual or sudden.
Facts About Arthritis
There are actually over 100 different classifications of arthritis. The two most common forms of arthritis seen clinically are Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis. Osteoarthritis is a degenerative joint disease that usually occurs with age and affects the fingers, knees and hips. Rheumatoid Arthritis is an autoimmune disorder that often affects the hands and feet.
WHAT ARE MOOD SWINGS?
A mood swing is the condition of rapidly changing mood swinging back and forth between emotions for apparently no reason. One minute one can feel joy, then depression, next anger, and perhaps then crying at a silly commercial on TV. Mood swings affect a person's ability to function at their maximum efficiency because they are constantly being controlled by their emotions.
Causes of Mood Swings
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
Acupuncture For Mood Swings
Acupuncture effectively deals with the treatment of mood swings with a balancing approach. After a thorough analysis of your symptoms, we can diagnose the reason for the hormonal changes in your body causing the mood swings.
Acupuncture Vs Western Medicine
In Western medicine, doctors usually prescribe various anti-depressants and mood controllers. They negatively affect internal organs. These medicines come with potential side-effects and do not train the body to balance its emotional and hormonal state.
In an Acupuncture treatment, your physician will use Acupuncture and Chinese herbs to balance your hormonal and emotional state. This will also aid in the body’s functions to self regulate its own hormonal and emotional state. There are no harmful effects from this treatment