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Acupressure and Acupuncture To help with Sexual Function Disorders

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A clinically proven treatment for dozens of various health conditions, including sexual health related problems, acupuncture has been utilized as a standalone treatment or in combination with Chinese herbs to resolve sexual and health function conditions for five millennia. A man’s or a woman’s general sexual health can be vastly improved with the mere use of extremely slender needles. The enhancement of sexual performance and sex drive (libido) can also be achieved through this ancient Chinese healing art. Besides that, acupuncture is also able to address underlying factors that help bring about sexual health problems such as: hormonal imbalances, weight fluctuation, drug interactions, psychological conditions, menopause and more.

For the treatment of issues related to a person’s emotional, mental, and physical aspects, acupuncture can be an extremely powerful tool to use. It also safe to use with few side effects and low risks with outcomes that are often experienced within a short period of time. However, the number of treatments is based on the severity of the imbalances inside the body.


This is a less invasive procedure that uses similar acupoints and diagnostic tools as acupuncture but without the needles and uses pressure instead via massage. Acupressure is usually administered using vibrators, the elbows, knuckles and the fingers. It may also be utilized by patients in-between sessions of acupuncture to continually avail themselves of therapeutic stimulation.

Using vibrators on acupressure points

A person can enhance the level of stimulation he/she receives during acupressure when he/she uses a massage or vibrator. Using a smaller vibrator has certain advantages one of which is it enables you to stimulate the precise acupoint that needs to be stimulated.

Acupuncture has the power to resolve sexual performance problems

Acupuncture is able to rectify any energy flow disruptions that helps restore balance to the body. The organs that are usually affected and thus treated for the increase of libido and sexual performance are the heart and kidney as well as other potential organs that may contribute to internal qi imbalance in the body.

Along with assessing the symptoms, an acupuncturist uses diagnostic tools along with discussing symptoms to see where the imbalances lie. Tongue and pulse diagnosis are often utilized by the acupuncturist to examine the patient. Even better than the conventional pulse checks utilized by Western medical doctors, acupuncture uses an examination procedure such as the twenty-seven pulse states through nine positions. These pulse positions generate information data evaluating the functional state of the body organs and the patient’s overall health. A tongue examination is done to evaluate the function of the organ and the overall health of the patient. The tongue is checked for cracks, coating, moisture, shape, color, and more.

Acupressure and acupuncture are two very popular modalities offered by traditional Chinese medicine although other TCM modalities such as electro-acupuncture, cupping, and moxibustion can also be utilized from to time. The aim of the acupuncture treatment is to boost circulation to the sexual organs, balance the levels of hormones in the body, lessen stress, and relax the mind. These therapies boost sexual function, strengthen erection and improve the overall sexual function of people by improving longevity, ejaculation, and erection in men while increasing orgasmic pleasure, improving the lubrication, and the sex drive in women.

Besides the ability to improve sex drive, the following is a list of sexual conditions that can be resolved with acupuncture:

-STD outbreaks
-Hypoactive sexual desire disorder
-Female sexual dysfunction
-Female sexual arousal disorder
-Lowered sperm mobility
-Sexual aversion disorder
-Premature ejaculation
-Prostate problems
-Male and female menopause
-Erectile Dysfunction

Acupressure and acupuncture are powerful alternative therapies in Overland Park that can be used to resolve sexual health problems, as they more than go beyond the mere treatment of symptoms and target the underlying cause of the problem as well.

Written by Valerie

March 26th, 2015 at 4:00 am

Posted in Acupuncture