When it comes to treating pain and chronic disease, many doctors are turning to treatments like acupuncture and meditation—but using them as part of a larger, integrative approach to health.
Individuals with lower education and income levels are less likely to know about yoga, acupuncture and other complementary treatments, new research shows. Lack of knowledge as a reason for non-use was strongly associated with lower education levels and income. Show More Summary
Acupuncture and acupressure are both a part of the traditional Chinese medicines, that is, both these treatment kinds flow from same roots. The debate about acupuncture vs. acupressure stems from the fact that both the practices are based on same beliefs. Show More Summary
As hard as it is to believe, there was once a time when I didn’t think that acupuncture was quackery, an ancient “Eastern” treatment that “evolved” from bloodletting not unlike bloodletting in ancient “Western” bloodletting. This time was, hard as it is to believe, less than eight years ago, right around the time just before…
Last month Richard Portnoy sent a few scary messages to Gwen Stefani, threatening to show up at an acupuncture clinic where she was receiving treatment and now the “Hella Good” singer has a restraining order to hopefully keep her safe. According...Show More Summary
I suffered from debilitating migraines for years, and after experiencing countless negative side effects (and little relief) from powerful medications, I had just about given up on treatment. That is until a close friend of mine recommended her acupuncturist. Show More Summary
Every three months, my horses get a visit from equine veterinarian, Dr. Rosemary Ganser, who specializes in acupuncture and chiropractic treatments. My wonderful Friesians, Rutger and Meindert, are [&hellip...
Gwen Stefani rocks a pair of grey skinny jeans while stepping out for her routine acupuncture treatment on Monday (March 17) in Los Angeles. On the same day, the 45-year-old entertainer reportedly called the cops after spotting a stalker at the clinic. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Gwen Stefani After the call, the [...]
Alumni rave about Mountainside's Mind-Body-Spirit program which includes activities such as yoga, Four Agreements and acupuncture. They also have two full-time psychiatrists on staff who specialize in addiction medicine.
It’s no surprise to anyone who reads Deepest Health regularly that I’m more of an herbs guy than an acupuncture guy. I deeply respect the modality, however, and do seek to extend my understanding of it with each treatment I give. My...Show More Summary
With the growing popularity of acupuncture in the United States, it should not come as a big surprise that acupuncture clinics seem to be mushrooming and wherever one looks one is bound to find one. Getting treatment at an acupuncture clinic is a one way of treating problems and becoming restored to good health once again. Show More Summary
What is Acupuncture? Acupuncture is a Chinese form of treatment where the practitioners use needles to poke and stimulate specific points on the body. The pressure created reduces a lot of pain in several parts of the body as the nerves are relieved of the tension and the stress. Show More Summary
A three year old girl was diagnosed with pulmonary infections and kidney failure after her kindergarten teacher in Zhumadian, Henan province allegedly performed acupuncture treatment on her, according to News.QQ. [ more › ]
It was 40 years ago that Xu Long had acupuncture to relieve stomach pain, and "the pain stopped immediately," he tells Central European News. But the treatment appears to have come with some serious complications. Xu had more recently been suffering from new pains in his back and chest, Fox...
With the invention of the laser in 1960, skincare experts started using this new technology for treating spots, acne scars and other skin problems. The first low level laser power started to find its application in medical treatment in the 70s. Show More Summary
Acupuncture is an ancient form of treatment for chronic conditions developed by Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) which is becoming increasingly accepted by the West. Treatment is done by the placement of fine needles in carefully selected...Show More Summary
Gwen Stefani is one of Hollywood’s hottest moms, and RadarOnline.com has learned her secret: She goes to get acupuncture treatments almost every day, and has been doing so since before… READ ON
Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM for short) for MS can be as simple and safe as massage and acupuncture to help with muscle stiffness, or as complex and controversial as bee sting therapy or CCSVI treatment. Though they may seem beyond the pale to many, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society reports that, “In the United [...]
According to recent studies, treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease can now be done with the help of acupuncture. With acupuncture, the shortness of breath during activities is soon relieved and the obstructions caused in the path of the air tract are greatly reduced. Show More Summary
Acupuncture has been studied and developed as a healing therapy for thousands of years. The points used for treatment and their relationship to major organs and the problems they have were discovered by trial and error and maps of the most effective acupoints have been passed down from master to apprentice for many generations. Show More Summary