Acupuncture for tinnitus
Tinnitus or as some people say it hearing loss is one of the most common problems in most people’s our everyday life. When you are suffering from tinnitus, tinnitus may cure automatically within a few minutes for some people, while it will last for hours and days for some people. Tinnitus is nothing but a continuous ringing in your ears that only you will be able to listen to. It surely indicates some damage to your ears or the auditory system, but the person suffering from tinnitus will not be ready to go entirely deaf. You can be able to hear sounds like buzzing, roaring, humming, clicking, etc. But there is a constant ringing sound that continues in the background, whether you are talking, running, or doing anything. So tinnitus will surely not let you sleep peacefully or concentrate on any work you are doing.
Sometimes it is possible that you can get tinnitus after going to a loud music concert. But there is no specific cause of tinnitus, and there is also no particular cure for treating it. Although several studies are going on for the treatment of tinnitus, there is no special treatment for it. Because it is not like there are more people getting tinnitus that lasts permanently, some treatment methods can be able to help the person suffering from tinnitus, among which acupuncture is most effective. The acupuncture method is one of the oldest treatment methods that most people use for decades. The use can cure tinnitus of the acupuncture method. Most people are using this method of treatment as acupuncture provides so many benefits to the user. Not only will it help to treat tinnitus but also various chronic pains or aches.
Can acupuncture be used for tinnitus?
Traditional Chinese Medicine suggests that the health of your body depends on the continuous energy flowing through the body. There are specific points through which the energy flows, and that points are meridian. The meridian points act as a connecting bridge to the tissues, cells, and central nervous system. In the acupuncture method, the needles are inserted in these meridian points at specific depths. This will trigger the central nervous system as well as will increase the circulation of the blood in the body. As the blood circulation increases, there will be more pumping of the blood by the heart along with the more amount of oxygen that the lungs will inhale at a time. Therefore all the parts of the body and the tissues will be able to get enough amount of oxygen through the blood and will function more actively and thereby will relieve any pain.
Acupuncture will be able to maintain the balance of the flow of the Qi or Chi or energy in your body, which will inevitably lead your body to healthiness and happiness. The major potential cause of tinnitus is the imbalance in the kidneys or gallbladders. It is because the energy or Qi pathways will cross between these parts as well as the ears. So some meridian points will be able to help you in relieving the hearing loss that you are suffering from. The acupuncture method will be able to reduce you from tinnitus. So most people who are suffering from tinnitus are using the acupuncture method. It will also boost up the immune system, which will prevent your body from getting any diseases or sickness. The entire acupuncture process will be able to promote the healing response of your body and thereby cures tinnitus effectively.
Using acupuncture for tinnitus is safe?
The acupuncture method is safe and suitable for any skin type of person. But it depends on various kinds of factors such as whether you are suffering from any diseases that can affect the acupuncture method or whether you are going to a suitable acupuncturist. So acupuncture is only safe and posses no kind of risks or side effects is the acupuncturist is well trained and experienced. You must choose a licensed as well as a qualified acupuncturist. Because if you are getting the acupuncture treatment from some random acupuncturist, then there are more chances of you having side effects or risks of getting damaged. Also, you must have to consult with your family doctor before going to start any acupuncture treatment session. This will help you to get a more precise idea about the acupuncture process and whether you are comfortable enough with the treatment or not.
There are some pains or side effects that are common for the people trying the acupuncture treatment method for the first time. If you are going to an acupuncture session for the first time, then you might have to suffer from nausea, dizziness, pain or redness around the treatment areas, etc. If you are using blood thinners or have any bleeding disorder, then you must not go for the acupuncture method. Also, if you are pregnant or have a pacemaker, then it is somewhat more risky to use the acupuncture treatment method to cure tinnitus.