Articles

August 12, 2016
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Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis With Chinese Scalp Acupuncture

Abstract Chinese scalp acupuncture is a contemporary acupuncture technique with just 40 years of history. It integrates traditional Chinese needling methods with Western medical knowledge of the cerebral cortex and has been proven to be a very effective technique for treating multiple sclerosis (MS) and other central nervous system disorders. A 65-year-old male patient who […]
July 19, 2016
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Meditation as Anti-depressants and Meditation Steps

Meditation As Effective As Anti-Depressants The latest research has found that mindful meditation might be as effective in treating depression as antidepressant medication. Previous studies on the benefits of meditation found that the practice could help to reduce pain and inflammation just as effectively as taking pain […]
June 15, 2016
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Effect of acupuncture treatment for weight loss on gut flora in patients with simple obesity

Introduction Acupuncture is used in the management of obesity, but the mechanisms of its action are not known. We explored the effect of abdominal acupuncture treatment on body mass index (BMI) and on intestinal flora. Materials and Methods The study was approved by the Ethics […]
May 27, 2016
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Acupuncture use on Rise by IVF Mums

Author: PAGE, Emma Abstract: Mary Birdsall from Fertility Associates in Auckland said five of eight randomised controlled studies on acupuncture and IVF had shown a benefit if it was performed at the time the embryo was transferred. WHAT IS ACUPUNCTURE? * Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese form […]
April 11, 2016
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Acupuncture and Obesity

Abstract This chapter outlines the overall traditional East Asian medicine (TEAM) point of view in approaching obesity along with easy explanations on the most popular types of acupuncture available for treatment. According to the principles of TEAM, obesity is a pathophysiological state of the body […]
March 7, 2016
Patent application Micro-Acupuncture

Patent Application for Micro-Acupuncture

Abstract A method of treating opthalmological conditions, including macular degeneration, myopia, hyperopia, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, retinitis pigmentosa and eye ?oaters in a patient using micro-acupuncture. The method includes the steps of placing needles in the patient at key trigger points for a prescribed period of […]