Acupuncture is successful with quitting smoking and has turned a growing number of cigarette smokers into permanent ex-smokers. Treatments take all of your symptoms into account and aim at balancing the energy within the body to optimize health.
The acupuncture treatments focus on:
- It also aids in relaxation and detoxification
Each patient is custom-treated according to his or her specific and unique diagnosis. Usually a combination of body acupuncture points and points on the ear are used that are believed to influence the organs and energetic pathways associated with smoking.
Typical treatments last from 15 to 30 minutes, with the patient being treated one or two times a week. After removing the needles, ear beads or silver pellets are often applied to stimulate the points between treatments and reduce cravings.