Acupuncture for Neurogenic Bladder/ Urinary Urgency/ Incontinence/ Emptying Bladder Difficulty
Common system of Neurogenic Bladder include urinary urgency, urinary incontinence, urinary hesitancy and emptying bladder difficulty.
How does acupuncture work for Neurogenic Bladder/ Urinary Urgency/ Incontinence/ Emptying Bladder Difficulty?
The acupuncture treatment is targeted to improve the communication between the nervous system and the bladder muscles, and reduce the mistaken signals between them. Acupuncture is effective in treating this condition. Besides treating the underlying cause of this disorder, acupuncture can also reduce the nervousness and emotional stress brought upon the patients by this disorder. Herbal therapy may be used in combination to better treat the bladder dysfunction.
Course of treatment
There are 10-15 acupuncture sessions in one course of treatment. Treatment frequency depends on individual condition. Chinese herbs work synergistically with acupuncture.