STUDY SHOWS ACUPUNTURE PROVIDES RELIEF FROM ALLERGIC RHINITUS SYMPTOMS

November 2018 Study Excerpt Study Shows Acupuncture Provides Relief From Allergic Rhinitis Symptoms Study Shows Acupuncture Provides Allergic Rhinitis Symptom Relief How well does acupuncture address the symptoms of allergic rhinitis? A study entitled “Acupuncture for the treatment of allergic rhinitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis” answers this question. This trial can be found in…

TREATMENT OF NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS WITH ACUPUNCTURE

Treatment of Neurological Disorders with Acupuncture A neurological disorder refers to a problem with the nervous system, which is a complex, sophisticated system that regulates and coordinates the body’s activities. Nerve pain can arise from trauma, inflammation, stroke, disease, infection, nerve degeneration, exposure to toxic chemicals and nutrient deficiencies. Nerve pain is usually a sharp,…

BRAIN AND ACUPUNCTURE

Having difficulties focusing, remembering tasks or organizing your thoughts? It may sound strange to learn that cognitive function is not solely the job of the brain alone; other parts and organs of the body are involved–the heart and kidneys both partner with the brain to nurture a healthy and attentive mind. Acupuncture and Oriental medicine…

Oriental Medicine for Injury Rehab and Relief

Oriental Medicine for Injury Rehab and Relief   After sustaining an injury, the healing process goes through two stages. The first is called the acute stage and is characterized by redness, swelling, inflammation and pain. The second is the chronic stage in which a patient may experience pain only when overusing the injured body part.…

Study Finds Contralateral Needle Technique More Effective Treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Study Finds Contralateral Needle Technique More Effective Treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome A recent study from May 2017 highlighted the positive effects of acupuncture treatments to address the symptoms of mild to moderate carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). The study, titled “Clinical research on mild and moderate carpal tunnel syndrome treated with contralateral needle technique at distal…

Acupuncture for Integrative Oncology Support

Acupuncture for Integrative Oncology Support The American Cancer Society has reported that half of all men and a third of all women in the United States will develop cancer during their lifetimes. Although there are many forms of cancer, all forms of the disease begin with abnormal cells that grow out of control. Unlike other…

Women’s Health Issues Everyone wants to be healthy in order to enjoy a sense of well-being and have the best quality of life possible. Oriental medicine has always addressed the special needs of women throughout their lives. Women are more susceptible than men to certain health conditions, which can make it more challenging to achieve…

Enhance your Endocrine Health with Acupuncture

The endocrine system is responsible for hormonal functions in the body and produces 30 distinct hormones, each of which has a very specific job to do. This system controls your physical growth, mood, hormone output, reproductive system, mental function and immune system. When it’s not working properly, you become more susceptible to disease and your…

Allergic Rhinitis? Try Acupuncture for Relief!

Allergic Rhinitis? Try Acupuncture for Relief! For many sufferers of allergic rhinitis, there’s no need to hear a news report detailing the pollen count outside, as their runny nose, sneezing and itchy eyes will let them know. Often these symptoms strike in the summer and spring, but some patients also have symptoms due to an…

Enhance your Endocrine Health with Acupuncture

Enhance your Endocrine Health with Acupuncture The endocrine system is responsible for hormonal functions in the body and produces 30 distinct hormones, each of which has a very specific job to do. This system controls your physical growth, mood, hormone output, reproductive system, mental function and I mmune system. When it’s not working properly, you…