Insomnia

Insomnia is a common condition that millions of people suffer from each year. In fact, insomnia is one of the top reasons that patients come to visit us. Insomnia can be categorized in three basic divisions:

-Difficulty falling asleep or returning to sleep

-Shallow sleeping

-The inability to sleep at all

Fortunately, all of these types of insomnia can be treated by acupuncture safely, naturally and effectively. *But why does insomnia occur in the first place? Insomnia can be brought on in a number of factors.  Below is a list of common factors that lead to insomnia.  Click on the green hyperlinks provided to learn more about each condition.

Stress

• Life changes

• Irregular work schedules

Prescription medications

Drug or alcohol abuse

Mental/emotional conditions such as depression or anxiety

• Medical conditions such as arthritis, asthma, Parkinson’s disease, hyperthyroidism, chronic pain

• Over-the-counter drugs that contain stimulants

As the stresses of modern life take a toll on our emotional health, our minds can no longer relax and our sleep becomes disturbed. Our Board Certified Acupuncture Physicians are experienced in treating various forms of insomnia and can help put your insomnia to rest, once and for all.

If you or a loved one are suffering from insomnia, we would like to help.  Contact us to find out how acupuncture can help get you on the path to better sleep today.*
* Clinical results will vary for each patient depending upon the history and intensity of the problem and the general overall health of the individual.