A wonderful story about a women, Fatima Kehila living in Sidi Thabet, a rural town in the northern suburbs of Tunisian capital Tunis and how acupuncture help cure her leg arthritis.
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The U.S. military has added the ancient holistic therapy of acupuncture to its arsenal for fighting opioid abuse in the ranks.
The practice, which first originated in China about 8,000 years ago, provides immediate relief for acute and chronic pain, and, without the risk of addiction, can be used without any restrictions.
One of the most popular forms used in the [...]
"For women with breast cancer, hot flashes can be an unpleasant side effect of treatment. But new research points to electro-acupuncture -- a type of acupuncture that uses tiny needles gently activated by a current -- as a possible source of relief.
NJ Advance Media recently asked Jun Mao, MD, Chief of Integrative Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), to elaborate on a study he led to [...]
Acupuncture combined with herbal medicine and medications assists in the elimination of kidney stones that have lodged in the ureters. Jiangxi Jiujiang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine researchers made two important findings. First, a combination of herbs and the drug tamsulosin (Flomax) enables the passage of kidney stones. Second, adding acupuncture to the herbal medicine and[...]
Acupuncture therapy is compelling for relief after surgery of the cervical spine. Scientists find electroacupuncture connected to acupoints Hegu (LI4) and Neiguan (PC6) sheltered and viable for accomplishing huge agony alleviation. Surgery on the front cervical spine is a mind boggling technique. Analgesics including fentanyl and sufentanil might be utilized to ease postoperative pain.[...]
Electro-acupuncture is relatively new compared to the traditional ancient acupuncture treatments that were born in China 4,000 years ago. Acupuncturists mostly use it for pain management. The electricity passes between two needles, covering more area than the tradional approach, creating a tingling and numbing sensation. It is said to work so well that physicians in China have even offered it [...]
Insomnia a very common condition Doctors see in patients today. This article you see below will give the breakdown on how holistic approach can show promising results. Acupuncture was used on patients suffering from insomnia and psychological health. After using specific acupuncture points, where each treatment session lasted 30 minutes. All participants had 3 acupuncture treatments per week[...]
This article talks about and shows proof on how acupuncture can reduce period pain by at least 50% for up to a year. They conducted a study with 74 women ages 18-45, 12 treatments were conducted over three menstrual cycles and the results are definitely worth the read.
Acupuncture reducing period pain
Over half of all women experience primary dysmenorrhea, and many consider their menstrual pain inevitable. However, the prevalence of pain implies neither normalcy nor necessity. In the occident, acupuncture has recently gained popularity for women's reproductive health conditions, especially infertility. Nevertheless, believing that pain an inevitable consequence of being born a woman, many do [...]
Let's get the get the conversation started with the ongoing epidemic that is opioid addiction and how acupuncture can be the solution!