Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, Diseases, Evidence Based Chinese Medicine, For Patients, For Practitioners

Acupuncture Beats Drug For Endometriosis Relief

  source:  healthcmi.com   Researchers at Tongji University hospital compared acupuncture with standard drug therapy. Patients receiving acupuncture achieved a 92.0% total effective rate. Patients receiving mifepristone achieved a 52.0% total effective rate. Mifepristone, also known by its trademarked name RU-486, is a synthetic steroid that inhibits progesterone action and is used for the treatment… Read More Acupuncture Beats Drug For Endometriosis Relief

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Acupuncture Found Effective For Lumbar Disc Herniations

29 July 2017   source:  healthcmi.com Acupuncture combined with herbal medicine is effective for the treatment of lumbar disc herniations. Beijing Timber Factory Worker’s Hospital researchers investigated the effects of warm needle acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine on patients with lumbar disc herniations. The combined therapy produced a 69.2% total effective rate. Using warm needle acupuncture… Read More Acupuncture Found Effective For Lumbar Disc Herniations

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Acupuncture Beats Drug For Insomnia Relief

25 July 2017          Source:  HealthCMI.Com  Acupuncture outperforms drug therapy for the treatment of insomnia. Hangzhou Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine researchers compared the efficaciousness of auricular acupuncture with estazolam drug therapy for the treatment of insomnia in senior citizens. Estazolam achieved an 82.9% total effective rate and auricular acupuncture achieved a 91.4%… Read More Acupuncture Beats Drug For Insomnia Relief

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Xu Zhi-hua’s Treatment Of Dizziness During The Menstrual Cycle – 徐志华-经行头晕

徐志华 - 经行头晕 Xu Zhi-hua’s Treatment Of Dizziness During The Menstrual Cycle Translated by XU Zhi-jun & J. Heaverlo   经行前后或经期,出现头目眩晕,并伴随月经周期发作者,称 “经行头晕”。徐老着重于”无痰不作眩”,施用半夏天麻自术汤而获效. Dizziness may develop before, during or after the menstrual period.  When this occurs it is called “dizziness during menstrual cycle”.   Xu Zhi-hua emphasizes the concept “Without phlegm, there can be no dizziness”.  He… Read More Xu Zhi-hua’s Treatment Of Dizziness During The Menstrual Cycle – 徐志华-经行头晕