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Acupuncture for Tension-Type Headache

A newly updated Cochrane systematic review of 12 studies looking at acupuncture for the treatment of tension-type headaches (TTH) concluded: The available evidence suggests that a course of acupuncture consisting of at least six treatment sessions can be a valuable option for people with frequent tension-type headache. This has lead to another round of headlines […]

Global Quickies: Quacks, Acupuncture, and Danger in Public Transportation

Categories: Quickies Skepticism UK “Acupuncture is no longer recommended as a treatment for low back pain on the NHS, according to new draft guidelines released today by the National Institute for Health and... (Read more...)

Acupuncture Offers No Benefits Over Placebo for Hot Flashes of Menopause

3 months agoHealth : Well

Women receiving acupuncture showed some easing of menopausal symptoms, but the effects were no better than that of a sham treatment.

Real acupuncture no better than sham acupuncture for treating hot flushes: Study

Traditional Chinese acupuncture treatments are no better than fake acupuncture for treating menopause symptoms, new research reveals. However, in a surprise finding, both the real and sham treatments showed a 40 per cent improvement in the severity and frequency of hot flushes at the end of eight weeks of treatment. The benefits were sustained at six months after treatment.

Real acupuncture no better than sham acupuncture for treating hot flushes: Study

But, in a surprise finding, both the real and sham treatments showed a 40 per cent improvement in the severity and frequency of hot flushes at the end of eight weeks of treatment. The benefits were sustained at six months after treatment. The University of Melbourne study, funded by the NHMRC and supported by Jean Hailes for Women, is the largest of its kind to date. read more

Alternative Medicine Guide: Find the Best Treatment for You

4 months agoFitness / Yoga : Yoga Journal

From acupuncture and aromatherapy to reiki and reflexology, choosing ?the best healing modality for you ?can be tricky. Use this guide to ?13 popular treatments to find your ?alternative medicine match. The post Alternative Medicine Guide: Find the Best Treatment for You appeared first on Yoga Journal.

Medical News Today: Acupuncture 'safe and effective' for chronic pain in children

While studies have shown acupuncture is effective for chronic pain in adults, new research suggests the treatment may also be a feasible treatment for children with the condition.

Not ordinary growing pains

A recent study shows that acupuncture may be a safe and effective adjunctive integrative medicine treatment for chronic pain in pediatric patients.

A Brief History of Acupuncture in Japan Prior to World War II – Part 4

Techniques for treating PTSD with Japanese-style acupuncture Acupuncturists must consider care for the body first. It is dangerous to put treatment of the emotional life first. Their body and mind are connected. The body mirrors the heart/mind. -Takahiro Funamizo Sensei on caring for people with emotional conditions A. Takahiro Funamizu Sensei and the Japanese earthquake of […]

A Complete Guide to Laser Acupuncture Therapy

When the method of acupuncture is combined with laser technology, then the resultant treatment or process is known as laser acupuncture therapy. This is a kind of a therapy that uses low energy laser beams rather than the traditionally...Show More Summary

Acupuncture Actually Works for Neck Pain, Study Says

6 months agoHealth : Healthland

People who practiced acupuncture or the Alexander Technique had greater pain reductions than those who got standard treatment

Acupuncture Treatments Benefit Breast Cancer Survivors

According to a new study from researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, acupuncture may be a viable treatment for women experiencing hot flashes as a result of estrogen-targeting therapies to treat...Show More Summary

Acupuncture may help lower high blood pressure

8 months agoHealth : The Checkup

HypertensionAcupuncture may help lower high blood pressureTHE QUESTION Blood-pressure-lowering drugs and a healthy lifestyle — good diet, exercise, an appropriate weight and stress management — are the go-to treatments for hypertension. Might acupuncture be a valid option, too?Read full article >>

Acupuncture reduces hot flashes in breast cancer survivors

Acupuncture may be a viable treatment for women experiencing hot flashes as a result of estrogen-targeting therapies to treat breast cancer, according to a new study. Hot flashes are particularly severe and frequent in breast cancerShow More Summary

Acupuncture Dramatically Reduces Hot Flashes in Breast Cancer Survivors, Penn Study Suggests

Acupuncture may be a viable treatment for women experiencing hot flashes as a result of estrogen-targeting therapies to treat breast cancer, according to a new study from researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.

Acupuncture Could Be a Viable Treatment for Hypertension

Treating high blood pressure might not require prescription medication in some cases. Researchers with the Susan Samueli Center for Integrative Medicine have found patients with hypertension treated with acupuncture experienced drops in their blood pressure that lasted up to a month and a half. Their work is the first to scientifically confirm that this ancient […]

Hypertensive patients benefit from acupuncture treatments, study finds

Patients with hypertension treated with acupuncture experienced drops in their blood pressure that lasted up to a month and a half, researchers have found. This work is the first to scientifically confirm that this ancient Chinese practice...Show More Summary

Hypertensive Patients Benefit From Acupuncture Treatments

Patients with hypertension treated with acupuncture experienced drops in their blood pressure that lasted up to a month and a half, researchers with the Susan Samueli Center for Integrative Medicine have found.

A Unique Use for Acupuncture Treatments

Medical evidence supports the potential for acupuncture to be significantly more effective in the treatment of dermatologic conditions such as dermatitis, pruritus, and urticaria than alternative treatment options, “placebo acupuncture,”...Show More Summary

This May Be How Acupuncture Tamps Down Stress

10 months agoHealth : Healthland

Rats who got acupuncture showed fewer symptoms of anxiety and depression than stressed-out rats who didn't get treatment

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