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  • THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR CHRONIC PAIN IN GOUT PATIENTS

    THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR CHRONIC PAIN IN GOUT PATIENTS

    Gout is a type of arthritis that occurs when there’s a buildup of uric acid crystals in the joints, leading to inflammation, pain, and discomfort. Gout patients experience recurrent episodes of intense pain, often referred to as gout attacks or flares. These attacks can cause significant discomfort and affect a person’s quality of life. Here’s…

  • THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR ENDOMETRIOSIS PAIN RELIEF

    THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR ENDOMETRIOSIS PAIN RELIEF

    Acupuncture has been widely recognized for its role in pain management and is often utilized as a complementary therapy alongside conventional treatments. Here are key points regarding the role of acupuncture in pain management: 1. Traditional Chinese Medicine Perspective: Acupuncture is based on the principles of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), which views pain as an…

  • THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR CHRONIC PAIN IN CANCER SURVIVORS

    THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR CHRONIC PAIN IN CANCER SURVIVORS

    Acupuncture is a 2500 year health modality from China that involves the use of hair-thin needles to specific points in the body to treat disease. When the needles are inserted into certain areas of the body (known as acupoints), the needles are manipulated to influence the flow of Qi (metabolic functions) and blood. Once the…

  • HOW TO USE ACUPUNCTURE FOR CHRONIC MIGRAINES

    HOW TO USE ACUPUNCTURE FOR CHRONIC MIGRAINES

    Acupuncture is an ancient migraine and tension headache treatment used in Chinese medicine. Chinese medicine holds that life energy Qi (pronounced “chee”) flows through the body along pathways or channels called meridians. When the flow of Qi becomes unbalanced and disrupted it causes health problems. The main goal of acupuncture is to rebalance and unblock…

  • HOW TO USE ACUPUNCTURE FOR PIRIFORMIS SYNDROME PAIN RELIEF

    HOW TO USE ACUPUNCTURE FOR PIRIFORMIS SYNDROME PAIN RELIEF

    Piriformis syndrome is a condition that involves the irritation or compression of the piriformis muscle and the nearby sciatic nerve. The piriformis muscle is located deep in the buttocks, and the sciatic nerve runs from the lower back down through the hips and into the legs. When the piriformis muscle becomes tight, inflamed, or spasms,…

  • HOW TO USE AURICULOTHERAPY FOR INSOMNIA AND SLEEP DISORDERS IN ADULTS

    HOW TO USE AURICULOTHERAPY FOR INSOMNIA AND SLEEP DISORDERS IN ADULTS

    Although allopathy has gained fame globally because of its numerous benefits and practices, there are also other old types of therapies which are practiced in corners of the world to keep the human body healthy. Similar to the types of ancient Chinese medicine like acupressure and acupuncture, auriculotherapy has also gained widespread fame in the…

  • THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY

    THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY

    There are a lot of different explanations leading up to what exactly peripheral neuropathy is: its causes, symptoms, and most significantly, its treatment. The word peripheral comes from the Greek word “periphereia” which means circumference, “neuron” also from the Greek word neuron for nerves and “pathy” from pathos meaning disease. Therefore the definition of peripheral…

  • THE USE OF ELECTRO-ACUPUNCTURE IN PRACTICE

    THE USE OF ELECTRO-ACUPUNCTURE IN PRACTICE

    Electro-acupuncture gadgets for home-use are one of the best discoveries in treating muscle pains in the comforts of our homes. Muscle and joint pains are common most especially to elderly men and women alike. Although there are oral medications popular for treating rheumatism and other forms of muscle pains, it is still best to stay…

  • THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR CHRONIC PAIN IN OSTEOARTHRITIS PATIENTS ON TOPICAL CAPSAICIN THERAPY

    THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR CHRONIC PAIN IN OSTEOARTHRITIS PATIENTS ON TOPICAL CAPSAICIN THERAPY

    Acupuncture, a traditional Chinese medicine practice, offers a wide range of benefits for senior health. As individuals age, they often experience various physical and mental health challenges. Acupuncture provides a holistic approach to senior care, addressing both the symptoms and underlying imbalances that can occur with age. Here are some extensive benefits of acupuncture for…

  • THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY

    THE BENEFITS OF ACUPUNCTURE FOR DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY

    Acupuncture is an old Chinese tradition this goes under the alternative medicine category. This method of relieving pain, stress, illnesses and diseases has been used on people for thousands of years. It has also been used to promote good health, blood flow and apply relaxation in the body. Acupuncture has been used to treat stress…