Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is the unexplained fatigue that lasts for at least six months.
It is accompanied by four or more of the following symptoms:
The major factors that can cause fatigue and exhaustion are alcohol abuse, poor nutrition, inappropriate diets, sudden weight loss, coffee abuse (more than three cups a day) and insomnia.
Other conditions and diseases that can also cause chronic fatigue are:
Acupuncture for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Acupuncture is the holistic therapeutic approach that stimulates and strengthens the body, thus nourishing it with health, well-being and balance.
It is an integrated healing system that enables the body to heal, by awakening the powers of self-healing that originates in every organism.
The therapeutic technique of acupuncture for chronic fatigue syndrome is based on the painless insertion of special, fine needles in specific points of the body to activate Qi energy and balancing the body’s functions.
Research has portrayed that acupuncture for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome regulates the immune system, calms inflammatory responses and boosts anti-inflammatory responses. Therefore, the sense of well-being and energy is replenished.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is an extremely complex disorder, characterized by excessive and chronic fatigue (exhaustion), which is not interpreted by another pathological condition of the patient.
The patient’s clinical and biochemical examinations are usually normal, but they constantly feel intense fatigue, exhaustion and sleepiness that does not pass and does not improve with sleep and rest. On the contrary, it steadily worsens over time.
People with the Chronic Fatigue syndrome experience:
The therapeutic technique of biomedical acupuncture in chronic fatigue syndrome is based on the painless placement of special, thin needles in specific parts of the body to activate Qi energy, balancing the body’s functions. This therapy revives the body’s energy and well-being and health.