Fatigue is a common occurrence experienced by millions on a regular basis. However, fatigue is a constant Chronic Fatigue Syndrome symptom in what is often thought of as an underlying systemic illness. Additional indicators of CFS consist of flu-like symptoms, generalized pain and memory problems, and an inability to perform mental or physical activities easily. A Chronic Fatigue Syndrome symptom can start small and escalate into an unmanageable problem.
Though the cause of CFS remains unknown, it is quickly becoming recognized as a serious medical condition. Based on recent studies, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that as many as half a million people in the United States suffer from CFS. And many others suffer the general Chronic Fatigue Syndrome symptom of constant tiredness.
Perhaps what is most frustrating about this illness is that there is no cure. Acupuncture, however, has several techniques to manage each Chronic Fatigue Syndrome symptom, which are all safe and effective, and based on our years of experience.
Focusing on the immune system, our clinic combines the benefit of acupuncture , Chinese herb remedy and lifestyle changes, including diet, exercise and meditation. One benefit of acupuncture for CFS is that strengthening the immune system revitalizes the body, which is a powerful tool in controlling any Chronic Fatigue Syndrome symptom.