There can be many underlying issues that lead to stiffness of the joint and tendons of the elbows -- from blood supply, improper nutrition, injury, over use, genetic deformities, and more. One of the lesser known ways to combat the pain, stiffness, swelling, and ache of tennis elbow is through the ancient practice of acupuncture.
In today’s world, finding a pill for any ailment is easy. Doctors are comfortable prescribing pills because they know it will work, and often the results are fast. But if you want to avoid the many documented side-effects and be drug-free, then acupuncture is a great alternative. Millions of people, not just in China, but all over the world have already benefited from acupuncture.