Acupuncture & Anxiety

Read the article on how acupuncture has been found to help anxiety, follow the link below. http://www.everydayhealth.com/news/why-acupuncture-works-anxiety-relief/

Acupuncture earns occupational code in U.S.A.

America has given Acupuncture and oriental medicine its own unique occupational code within the Bureau of labour statistics. It has been hailed as a “milestone moment” by the profession. Increasingly Acupuncture is gaining recognition and validity around the world, maybe the U.K. will be next 🙂 Read the news at NCCAOM.  

New CT Scans Reveal Acupuncture Points

CT scans reveal anatomical structures of acupuncture points. Article by Health CMI. A CT (computerised tomography) scan is a series ofX-rays used to create cross-sectional images. In this study published in the Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena, researchers used in-line phase contrast CT imaging with synchrotron radiation on both non-acupuncture points and acupuncture Continue reading »

Acupuncture Relieves Arthritis Knee Pain

Acupuncture Relieves Arthritis Knee Pain 13 DECEMBER 2015 Acupuncture relieves knee pain. Maternal and Child Health Hospital of Zhoushan City researchers investigated the effectiveness of electroacupuncture and moxibustion for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis. Patients receiving electroacupuncture had a 60% total effective rate and patients receiving manual acupuncture with moxibustion had a 48.89% total effective Continue reading »

Acupuncture Relieves Rhinitis

Acupuncture Relieves Rhinitis & Prevents Oral Ulcers 02 OCTOBER 2015 Acupuncture relieves nasal congestion due to rhinitis. Research published in the Shanghai Journal of Acupuncture and Moxibustion demonstrates that acupuncture combined with moxibustion alleviates nasal congestion, swelling, post-nasal drip, and a runny nose. Facial needling in the TCM syle. The research confirms that acupuncture exerts Continue reading »

MRI Finds Acupuncture Relieves Internet Addiction

MRI Finds Acupuncture Relieves Internet Addiction 04 OCTOBER 2015 MRI imaging and clinical research confirms that acupuncture relieves internet addiction disorder. Neuroimaging demonstrates that acupuncture normalizes brain activity levels while alleviating compulsive internet use, anxiety, and depression for patients with internet addiction disorder. Internet addiction affects adults and children. Internet addiction disorder, often referred to Continue reading »

Acupuncture Doubles Fertility Rate

Acupuncture Doubles Fertility Rate on 14 September 2015. Acupuncture doubles the fertility rate of women with infertility due to hyperprolactinemia. The condition involves excess production of the hormone prolactin. Pregnancy is increased with CV6 (Qihai), CV4 (Guanyuan), and other points. Indications include infertility, breast milk secretion, amenorrhea, and low sex drive. The researchers discovered that Continue reading »

Athletes and Acupuncture

 Why All Athletes Should Use Acupuncture NFL quarterback Matt Hasselbeck does it. So does hockey superstar Jaromir Jagr. Olympic high-jumper Amy Acuff likes it so much that she learned how to practice it herself. New York City Ballet dancers swear by it. Acupuncture is a go-to therapy for many of the world’s leading athletes—but you Continue reading »

Sceptics View of Acupuncture & Back Pain

Acupuncture Cures Sceptic’s Back Pain Original post from  www.thehealthierlife.co.uk 30 July, 2012 I have regular acupuncture and the benefits I get from those tiny needles are tremendous… Some of my friends on the other hand think I’m a bit of a mug to have bought into this quackery… Turns out many people feel the same Continue reading »