Acupuncture is increasingly being tested by conventional clinical trials. As a result: The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) now recommends acupuncture on the NHS for chronic lower back pain. Over 0.5 million treatments are carried out by NHS practitioners each year.
The British Acupuncture Council compiles and provides all the latest research and evidence-based facts on acupuncture. It currently lists over 30 different health conditions which acupuncture can treat, as follows:

AcneAllergic rhinitis

Anxiety

Back pain

Bell’s palsy

Childbirth

Chronic fatigue syndrome

Chronic pain

Colds and flu

COPD

Cystitis

Dentistry

Depression

Dysmenorrhoea

Endometriosis

Eczema and Psoriasis

Female fertility

Fibromyalgia

Frozen shoulder

Gastrointestinal tract disorders

Headache

HerpesInfertility ART

Insomnia

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)

Male infertility

Menopausal symptoms

Migraines

Nausea and vomiting

Obstetrics

Osteoarthritis

Post-operative pain

Premenstrual syndrome

Puerperium

Rhutmatoid arthritis

Sinusitis

Sports Injuries

Stress

Tinnitus

Type-2 Diabetes

Urinary incontinence