The World Health Organisation has done a review and analysis of the wide range of diseases and conditions that can be treated effectively with acupuncture. Please read below and click on the relevant links to take you to the full report.
Acupuncture: Review and Analysis of Reports on Controlled Clinical Trials
The therapy of acupuncture has a long history. In its 2500 years of development, a wealth of experience has been accumulated, attesting to the wide range of diseases and conditions that it can effectively treat. In the past two decades, there have been extensive studies on acupuncture and great efforts have been undertaken to conduct controlled clinical trials, including the use of "sham" acupuncture or "placebo" acupuncture controls.