Stop Your Embarrassing Digestion Problems such as Constipation or Diarrhea with Acupuncture!

Stop Your Embarrassing Digestion Problems such as Constipation or Diarrhea with Acupuncture!

Acupuncture improves digestion

From stomach cramps to irregularity or sudden urge to go, acupuncture helps relieve pain and can help the body to regulate itself in Anoka.

TCM Food Therapy

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Food therapy is also helpful and is commonly used along with acupuncture within the scope of practice by a licensed acupuncturist to help heal many digestive disorders, such as Colitis (Inflammation of Colon/ Large intestine), Irritable Bowel Syndrome (I.B.S.) and to help manage Crohn’s disease.

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Expert Acupuncturists in Anoka are licensed and certified to help you overcome digestion issues in Anoka, including stomach pain and cramps, bloating, constipation, diarrhea, loose stool, and other signs and symptoms which often accompany these.

Often anxiety, headaches or stomach cramps go along with indigestion and gut motility issues and Anoka Acupuncturists at Ackerman Acupuncture and Massage Pain Relief and Wellness Center offer expert advise on diet using Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Food Therapy, Practitioner-grade Chinese herbal remedies, Supplements and Vitamins based on each individual’s need.

What is the Difference between Colitis/ Crohn’s/ IBS/ IBD?

Read about Colitis vs. Crohn’s vs. I.B.S. vs. I.B.D. (Irritable Bowel Disease) Here from Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America


Acupuncture treats Constipation

Acupuncture moves sluggish digestion, including constipation by activating and initiating the start of peristalsis which moves the stool.

Acupuncture is being used more and more in hospitals to treat acute constipation caused by surgery and or medications


Acupuncture treats Diarrhea

Acupuncture treats diarrhea in Anoka. Relief from diarrhea usually means improved energy and less anxiety without needing to always know where the nearest restroom is.

Weather you suffer from a digestive disorder which is chronic, a newer acute digestive issue due to stress or side effects of cancer treatment or taking medications, acupuncture can help relieve digestive upset so you can relax and live your life. First, be sure your acupuncturist is licensed for safety reasons.


Acupuncturists treat the following digestion-related issues:

  • Abdominal bloating

  • Belching

  • Constipation

  • Diarrhea

  • Gas

  • Feeling tired after eating

  • Feeling bloated after eating

  • Low mood

  • Low energy

Symptoms often associated with digestion issues (which we treat) include:

  • Expert acupuncturists at Ackerman Acupuncture treat Temporal Mandibular Jaw pain (TMJ) pain, Mild to Moderate Depression, Seasonal Affective Disorder, Anxiety and other mood disorders.

Certified Massage Therapist in Anoka treats pain due to Temporal Mandibular Jaw pain (TMJ) pain and Stress/ Anxiety.

Written by Aleesha Ackerman, LAc

Call 763-477-1338 today or schedule your free 30-minute acupuncture consultation Online at Ackerman Acupuncture in Anoka

aaAleesha Ackerman, LAc specializes in treating stress, Back Pain, headaches, migraines, hormonal imbalances, Fibromyalgia pain, mood swings, mild to moderate depression and anxiety.

Mike Ackerman, LAc specializes in treating Sports Injury Pain, Foot Pain due to Plantar Fasciitis, Neck pain, Sciatic Pain and Shoulder pain.

Mike and Aleesha Ackerman are a husband and wife team of licensed acupuncturists who are passionate about helping their patients by resolving pain in order for patients to return to a state of wellness.


Massage for Digestive Disorders 

Read about Marie Forrest, Certified Massage Therapist treating digestive disorders and Myofascial pain syndromes at Ackerman Acupuncture, Anoka.

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Ackerman Acupuncture is conveniently located on Main Street in beautiful downtown historical Anoka close to Highway 169/ Ferry Street by Champlin, MN.

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