How acupuncture helps you to live a fuller life
Since I started seeing Dr. Vitalis, I stopped the medication, my quality of life has improved and my moods have lifted… I have been able to concentrate better at sport and my work habits are now considerably better. Read more ►
I decided to try acupuncture after reading that it was effective for severe mood swings. I was also experiencing insomnia, was very stressed and didn’t feel like I had control on anything… Dr Vitalis has really balanced me and it has been a huge relief. Read more ►
After one treatment I had very little expectations.
To my surprise anxiety reduced by 90%, severe night sweats, and unpleasant dreams stopped.
As an epileptic, I could not use usual antidepressant medication, as it can cause seizures.
After a few acupuncture treatments I noticed, and those around me noticed, a remarked difference in my stress levels…
A study from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine has shown you can expect some improvement in depression symptoms within two weeks from starting your acupuncture treatment.
The effects of acupuncture for depression have been well documented. In 2002 WHO has published analysis and review of controlled clinical trials on acupuncture. We find the results to be really inspiring. Don’t just take our word for it, click here to read it.
We can combine acupuncture with medications. Recent systematic review and meta-analysis has shown that acupuncture combined with antidepressant medication is effective, has an early onset of action, safe and well-tolerated.
If you’re willing to stop your medication, we will not advise you to stop it once you have started acupuncture. You will gradually reduce it on the advice and with the supervision of your GP or psychiatrist as you start to feel healthier, more energetic, happier.