No, but it usually does. If you do not feel any benefit after 3-5 treatments, then acupuncture may not be the best fit for your particular health challenge. At this point, different types of therapy can be initiated or an appropriate referral can be made.
Author: Brandon LaGreca, LAc
Brandon is the founder and director of East Troy Acupuncture, an integrative medical clinic serving southeast Wisconsin, where he specializes in whole-food nutrition, ancestral health, and environmental medicine.