Acupuncture Stops Coughing, Soothes Passages

See original article here. Researchers find acupuncture effective for the alleviation of chronic coughing. In a controlled clinical investigation, researchers determined that a combination of electroacupuncture and herbal medicine nasal irrigation produces significant positive patient outcome rates for patients with upper airway cough syndrome (previously termed postnasal drip syndrome). The application of electroacupuncture plus herbal […]

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American college of Physicians recommend Acupuncture for back pain. Book now at West End , Brisbane.

Philadelphia, February 14, 2017 — The American College of Physicians (ACP) recommends in an evidence-based clinical practice guideline published today in Annals of Internal Medicine that physicians and patients should treat acute or subacute low back pain with non-drug therapies such as superficial heat, massage, acupuncture, or spinal manipulation. If drug therapy is desired, physicians […]

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Could Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine Provide a Solution for Preventing Resistance to Antibiotics?

The Better Health Channel for Victoria State Government has provided information about the danger of the rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. This occurs when bacteria develop resistance to antibiotics that were once commonly used to treat them. The most serious concern with this is that almost all of the easily accessible antibiotics may no longer have any effect on these resistant […]

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Boost Your Metabolism With Protein-Rich Chickpea and Kale Soup

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If you tend to steer away from hot and spicy dishes, this vegan recipe will change your mind. Offering nearly 24 grams of protein per serving, this warm and comforting stew refuels your muscles after a tough workout, satisfies your taste buds, and helps give your metabolism a “moderate boost,” according to dietician Julie Upton, […]

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Sweet Potato Soup with Thyme

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View original article here. 6-8 servings This super-healthy, hypoallergenic soup is brimming with nutrients that can give a real boost to your immune system. Orange-fleshed sweet potatoes are an excellent source of vitamin C, beta-carotene and other antioxidant compounds, while thyme, onions and ginger lend their anti-bacterial, mucus-clearing and anti-inflammatory properties to this savoury soup. […]

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Acupuncture and Herbs Relieve Hay Fever

25 MARCH 2016  View original article here. Acupuncture and herbs alleviate hay fever (allergic rhinitis). Symptoms include postnasal drip, runny nose, sneezing, itchy or watery eyes, and ear or throat irritation. Lishui Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine researchers conducted a randomized controlled clinical trial. Their findings document that a treatment regimen of acupuncture combined with […]

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Acupuncture and Herbs Relieve Hay Fever

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Acupuncture for hayfever Acupuncture and herbs alleviate hay fever (allergic rhinitis). Symptoms include postnasal drip, runny nose, sneezing, itchy or watery eyes, and ear or throat irritation. Lishui Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine researchers conducted a randomized controlled clinical trial. Their findings document that a treatment regimen of acupuncture combined with herbal medicine results in […]

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Drugs take the back seat to Natural Therapies in treatment for back pain

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The new guidelines on treating back pain from the American College of Physician recommend acupuncture and other complementary therapies before resorting to pharmaceutical means. This comes as a new trial finds paracetamol to be no more effective in treating back pain than placebo. Read more atwww.wsj.com/articles/no-drugs-for-back-pain-new-guidelines-say-1487024168

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Acupuncture Beats Drugs For Diarrhea Relief In IBS

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Acupuncture outperforms medications for the treatment of diarrhea due to irritable bowel syndrome. Termed IBS-D, this type of irritable bowel syndrome presents with chronic diarrhea as one of the primary symptoms. In a protocolized study conducted at the Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine (Pei et al.), researchers determined that acupuncture has a higher treatment effective […]

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Improving sperm parameters with acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine

Nicky – head acupuncturist at our Brisbane clinics – has recently had one of her case studies published in the Australian Journal of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. The case study documents the success of acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine in the treatment of a patient with primary infertility. You can view a copy of the […]

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