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Acupuncture Is A Proven Successful Treatment for Painful Symptoms of IBS

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It is easy to understand why there seems to be not enough safe and effective medical options for IBS as this condition is now considered by doctors to be merely a dysfunction (instead of a disease) and that there have been very few studies done about this health issue. There are other ways of addressing IBS besides the very important stress-reduction activities and other lifestyle changes that are required to properly manage this condition.

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March 26th, 2016 at 9:01 am

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Chinese Herbal Therapy and Acupuncture can Dramatically Reduce High Blood Pressure

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A third of the population of the United States suffers from high blood pressure, sometimes called hypertension. This seemingly ubiquitous condition has spread primarily because of a sedentary lifestyle and increased stress. The good news is that holistic therapies such as acupuncture can assist n the betterment of your overall health and in the management of high blood pressure.

What Is High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)?

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March 26th, 2016 at 8:54 am

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Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs are Age-old Cures for PMS

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For over 4,000 years, Chinese acupuncture has been used to treat a wide range of illnesses. This time-tested tradition has led to the resolution of a wide range of women’s health issues, including premenstrual syndrome or PMS, for short. This condition is usually marked by chronic symptoms coming just before the onset of the menstrual cycle. The symptoms of PMS include food cravings, mood swings, changes in the skin, cramping, discomfort, and pain.

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March 26th, 2016 at 8:43 am

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If You’ve Run Out Of Options with Your Psoriasis Problem, Why Not Try the Chinese Healing Art of Acupuncture

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Psoriasis can be treated by the ancient Chinese medical procedure known as acupuncture. But because psoriasis is a rare condition in China, it is rarely used as a treatment for this condition as well. So far Western medicine has no real answer for this disease. The good news is that some psoriasis sufferers who tried acupuncture state that this treatment can help soothe lesions and plagues which make the treatment worth a try.

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March 13th, 2016 at 1:51 am

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The Chinese Medicine Way to Cure Skin Itching

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Chinese medicine clinics often take care of patients suffering from acute and chronic skin itch. Skin itches can be generalized (the itching is felt in different and several parts of the body or all over the body) or localized (restricted to just one part of the body). For obvious reasons, generalized itch is harder to treat using Western modes of treatment but easy if you use herbal therapy and acupuncture treatment. Itches may also develop … Continue reading

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March 13th, 2016 at 1:46 am

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Acupuncture As Well as Dietary and Lifestyle Changes are Needed to Properly Control High Blood Pressure

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Statistically speaking, 1 in 3 individuals suffer from high blood pressure. And since this condition does not show a lot of symptoms, it can remain undiagnosed for several years. The bad news is that high blood pressure that remains undiagnosed can lead to dangerous consequences such as kidney failure, stroke, or heart attack. So, if you think you may be suffering from high blood pressure have yourself immediately checked up by your doctor.

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March 13th, 2016 at 1:43 am

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Acupuncture Is An Excellent Choice of Treatment for Sciatica

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Year after year, millions of people all over the world go to their doctors to find relief of their sciatic pain. The symptoms of sciatica flare up can be debilitating and all-encompassing because of the large length and size of the sciatic nerve which runs almost the entire length of the body. Sciatica sufferers are usually in so much pain that they often consider surgery as well as strong prescription painkillers to help quell the … Continue reading

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March 1st, 2016 at 6:13 am

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