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Medical New York Acupuncture Facts

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Medical acupuncture is acupuncture conducted by a licensed health care professional or a physician who had training in medical or health sciences. Physicians can also have training in acupuncture but most jurisdictions do not require physicians to get training in the field of acupuncture to treating patients. Usually a health professional would use one or the other approach or a combination of both to treat an illness or a dysfunction.

Medical Acupuncture History

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December 6th, 2010 at 11:06 pm

Herbs and New York TCM

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Many of the health claims of herbal medicine bear fruit for the pharmaceutical industry, leading to new drugs that are more potent and more targeted than the original remedy. In New York TCM or Traditional Chinese medicine there are many health claims for the likes of Ginkgo biloba and many other remedies that might bear closer scrutiny. Now, pharmaceutical chemist David Barlow and colleagues Peter Hylands and Thomas Ehrman at King’s College London have undertaken … Continue reading

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November 14th, 2010 at 7:15 am

New York Acupuncture to Treat Depression During Pregnancy

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New York acupuncture relives the symptoms of depression during pregnancy better than a placebo and potentially as well as pharmaceutical antidepressants, according to a study conducted by researchers from Stanford University and published in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology.

“Acupuncture that we have tested works for pregnant, depressed women,” researcher Rachel Manber said.

The researcher’s randomly assigned 150 pregnant women, who were suffering from clinical depression to receive either massage, acupuncture designed to treat … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

November 3rd, 2010 at 7:00 am