If you’ve decided to try acupuncture you will be excited for your first visit. To make your first acupuncture treatment as hassle-free as possible consider following a few tips that will properly prepare you for an acupuncture session. As with a visit to a doctor you will want to know in advance the conditions you are experiencing and any side effects you are feeling. This information will help your acupuncturist focus on specific areas that can help you recover from an injury or illness. Also let an acupuncturist know if you are taking any medications prior to treatment and what they are taken for to avoid any complications from adverse reactions.