Reduce Migraine and Headache Pain with Acupuncture

Reduce Migraine and Headache Pain with Acupuncture More than 45 million Americans (one in six) suffer from chronic headaches, 20 million of whom are women. Scientific research shows that acupuncture can be more effective than medication in reducing the severity and frequency of chronic headaches. The pain that headache and migraine sufferers endure can impact…

Overcoming Addiction with Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

Overcoming Addiction with Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine According to acupuncture and Oriental medicine, emotions originate internally from different organs inside the body. Conditions and events in the external world may provoke specific reactions but, ultimately, each person is responsible for the emotion generated. Any addiction, whether to drugs, alcohol, food, work, or other activity or…

Acupuncture Combined with Movement Therapy Reduces Pain Associated with Acute Lumbar Sprain

Acupuncture Combined with Movement Therapy Reduces Pain Associated with Acute Lumbar Sprain A 2016 study published in the Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine tested the efficacy of using acupuncture and exercise to address acute lumbar sprain. The study showed the treatment reduced pain due to this common athletic injury. The clinical study is called “Acupuncture-Movement …

Chemotherapy and Acupuncture

Acupressure for Chemotherapy Related Nausea By: Vanessa Vogel Batt, L.Ac., MSTOM Sometimes a simple, non-invasive approach can help mitigate some challenging problems facing chemotherapy patients, as demonstrated by a study entitled “The Effects of P6 Acupressure in the Prophylaxis of Chemotherapy-related Nausea and Vomiting in Breast Cancer Patients.” This scientific study appeared in Complementary Therapeutic…

Oncology and acupuncture

ACUPUNCTURE NEWS June 2018 Dr. R.B. Kniskern OMD, PhD, LAc San Carlos Medical Center/Acupuncture 1328 El Camino Real – San Carlos, CA 94070 www.sancarlosacupuncture.com Phone: 650-593-4000 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…

ENHANCE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM 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 immune system. When it’s not working properly, you become…

ALLERGIES AND ACUPUNCTURE

    Dr. R.B. Kniskern OMD, PhD, LAc San Carlos Medical Center/Acupuncture 1328 El Camino Real – San Carlos, CA 94070 www.sancarlosacupuncture.com Phone: 650-593-4000 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…

Reduce Migraine and Headache Pain with Acupuncture

Reduce Migraine and Headache Pain with Acupuncture Are you plagued by chronic headaches? More than 45 million Americans (one in six) suffer from chronic headaches, 20 million of whom are women. Scientific research shows that acupuncture can be more effective than medication in reducing the severity and frequency of chronic headaches. The pain that headache…

Acupuncture’s Role In Solving Opioid Epidemic

Acupuncture’s Role in Solving the Opioid Epidemic  A recent 2017 White Paper investigated acupuncture as part of a solution to the current opioid epidemic in the US. The paper is called “Acupuncture’s Role in Solving the Opioid Epidemic: Evidence, Cost-Effectiveness, and Care Availability for Acupuncture as a Primary, Non-Pharmacologic Method for Pain Relief and Management.”…