Tag Archives: Acupuncture

Fall is Time for your SAD light and Acupuncture

Acupuncture can help with Seasonal Affective Disorder. Now that the hours of daylight are becoming so few, it is time for us to get out our acupuncture treatment and SAD lights going. Yes. SAD stands for Seasonal Affective Disorder. These lights that help reduce the effects of the shortened daylight hours. You may have noticed … Continue reading Fall is Time for your SAD light and Acupuncture

Acupuncture Plus Herbs Alleviate Pediatric Insomnia

Acupuncture and herbs improve sleep for children with intractable insomnia. Kaifeng Pediatric Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine researchers find that the An Hun herbal formula combined with acupuncture applied to a single acupoint is effective for the relief of intractable pediatric insomnia. In a randomized controlled investigation, a total of 104 children were recruited for … Continue reading Acupuncture Plus Herbs Alleviate Pediatric Insomnia

Traditional Chinese Medicine Topical Treatment

External pastes for the treatment of acne complement internal herbal medicine and acupuncture. A great external paste for the treatment of acne is comprised of Qing Dai (Indigo Naturalis) mixed with either fresh bitter melon or cucumber juice. This is a handy external paste that has been presented in HealthCMi dietetics and dermatology webinars and … Continue reading Traditional Chinese Medicine Topical Treatment

Acupuncture Carpal Tunnel Relief Confirmed

Acupuncture Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Relief Confirmed 20 AUGUST 2018 Researchers find acupuncture effective for the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), a local entrapment neuropathy affecting the wrist and hand that causes pain, numbness, and dysfunction. The research team documents acupuncture’s beneficial influence on the morphology of the median nerve and improvement of clinical symptoms. … Continue reading Acupuncture Carpal Tunnel Relief Confirmed

Acupuncture Halts Neck Pain From Disc Degeneration

Acupuncture Halts Neck Pain From Disc Degeneration 28 JUNE 2018 Researchers confirm the effectiveness of acupuncture for the treatment of cervical spondylosis, a painful disorder caused by intervertebral disc degeneration. The term cervical spondylosis refers to general wear and tear of the discs in the cervical spine. Often with age, the spinal discs degenerate and … Continue reading Acupuncture Halts Neck Pain From Disc Degeneration

Studies: Acupuncture effective for Weight Loss

Researchers find acupuncture effective for the treatment of obesity. Results were obtained by implementing a protocolized body acupuncture point prescription without a diet or exercise program. [1] In a five week clinical trial, patients receiving acupuncture achieved a 2.9 kg mean weight loss and the decrease in mean BMI (body mass index) was 1.43. The … Continue reading Studies: Acupuncture effective for Weight Loss

Acupuncture and Drugs Found Equally Effective For Mild Depression

Acupuncture and Drugs Found Equally Effective For Mild Depression 25 MAY 2018 Guangdong Province Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital researchers find acupuncture with moxibustion produces similar positive patient outcomes rates as the drug paroxetine for treatment of mild to moderate depression. In the study, true acupuncture produced similar results as paroxetine (a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, … Continue reading Acupuncture and Drugs Found Equally Effective For Mild Depression

Acupuncture Beats Antihistamines for Allergic Rhinitis

Acupuncture Beats Antihistamines For Allergic Rhinitis 05 APRIL 2018 German researchers confirm the effectiveness of acupuncture for the treatment of allergies and sinus disorders. In an eight week clinical trial, patients receiving acupuncture required less medications and had fewer seasonal allergic rhinitis symptoms than control groups. Likewise, quality of life scores were significantly better in … Continue reading Acupuncture Beats Antihistamines for Allergic Rhinitis

Everything You Need To Know About Acupuncture (And Its Benefits)

Acupuncture is more than just sticking needles into the body. Sure, it does involve needles, but there is an intricate art to make sure it offers you all the potential benefits. Therefore you need to see a professional when you want to go through the process of acupuncture. There are many questions that people have … Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About Acupuncture (And Its Benefits)

New Study….Acupuncture better than Pain Medication.

New Study Says Acupuncture Could Be Viable Alternative To Pain Medication Jun 20, 2017 04:00 PM By Melissa Matthews @M_Matthews m.matthews@medicaldaily.com The traditional Chinese treatment acupuncture could be a possible alternative to addictive drugs. Acupuncture is often thought of as an alternative therapy, but a new study validates the treatment for use in relieving pain. … Continue reading New Study….Acupuncture better than Pain Medication.