Compared to the long history of acupuncture, scalp acupuncture is a new technique that was developed in 1950's. It is an integration of acupuncture and western medical knowledge of representative areas of the cerebral cortex. It has been proven to be effective for treating acute and chronic central nervous system disorders.
Scalp acupuncture is often used in the rehabilitation of paralysis due to stroke, multiple sclerosis, automobile accident, and Parkinson's disease. It is also very effective in pain management, aphasia (an impairment of language, affecting the production or comprehension of speech and the ability to read or write), loss of balance, loss of hearing, dizziness and vertigo.
Licensed acupuncturist, herbalist, and a mom of two wonderful boys who taught me a lot about unconditional love