Cupping for Allergies & Asthma (Anoka Pain Therapy Clinic)

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Cupping Therapy Treats Allergies and Asthma (in Anoka, MN)

What is cupping?

Like acupuncture, cupping is an ancient therapy used within Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) to treat many problems, including muscle pain, breathing/ lung issues and immunity.

What Cupping Looks Like

Glass cups are placed on the skin to treat muscle tension pain, asthma and sinus issues, to name a few. Ackerman Acupuncture treats allergies and asthma with cupping in Anoka. (Read Cupping 101)


Advantages of cupping

  • Treats allergies and asthma
  • Treats neck pain, shoulder pain and back pain in Anoka
  • Treats cough, wheezing, and sinus discomfort
  • Cupping is Relaxing
  • Aids body to rid itself of toxins by draining lymph
  • Aids the body in preventing colds and flu
  • Improves circulation
  • NO side effects (besides temporary discoloration to treated area, possible bruising)
  • NON-habit forming (some medications or nasal sprays may be habit-forming).

Cupping is a valuable alternative treatment for asthma and allergies in Anoka.

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Who gets cupping?

Many people get cupping therapy done regularly for wellness and ongoing prevention in Anoka. People from all walks of life get cupping, from famous people to Olympic athletes (Link to cupping on Olympic athletes) to regular people with sports injury pain to sufferers of allergies, asthma, or back pain in Anoka.

What it treats

  • Pain due to sports injury in Anoka
  • Pain due to auto injury in Anoka
  • Sinus pressure/ congestion
  • Muscle tension pain
  • Shoulder pain
  • Wheezing
  • Back pain
  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Cough
  • Stress

Try the safe, non-invasive, non-habit forming alternative therapy of cupping for pain. It is drug-free, pain-less and very effective.

Try cupping at Ackerman Acupuncture to treat pain due to auto injury, sports injury, muscle tension pain in the back, neck or shoulders near Andover, MN.

Try something new to treat allergies and asthma in Anoka. Ackerman Acupuncture practices cupping therapy for the relief of allergies, asthma, cough, wheezing, sinus pressure or sinus congestion. Try cupping to help your body expel toxins by draining lymph in order to help prevent cold and flu near Andover, MN.

Our licensed acupuncturists are specially trained practitioners (with a 4-year Master degree in Acupuncture), licensed through the MN Board of Medical Practice. They are nationally certified by the National Commission Certification of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).

Call to schedule your relaxing cupping treatment to help relieve muscle tension so you can relax at Ackerman Acupuncture Pain Therapy Clinic in Anoka. Call today! 763-477-1338 

Thanks for Reading!

Written by Aleesha Ackerman, L.A.c.


Aleesha Ackerman, L.A.c. specializes in headaches, back pain, anxiety, and skin issues due to hormonal imbalances, allergies and other near Andover, MN

Mike Ackerman, LAc specializes in Acupuncture Sports Injury Pain treatments including Repetitive Stress Injury and Back Pain near Andover, MN.

Ackerman Acupuncture and Massage Pain Relief and Wellness Clinic is located on Main Street in historic downtown Anoka, MN with ample free parking and is close to Highway 169/ Ferry Street.

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