Blog 2017-05-18T18:19:09+00:00

Acupuncture and related interventions for the treatment of symptoms associated with carpal tunnel syndrome

December 12th, 2018|

Acupuncture MRI Results After Ischemic Stroke

Thank you to Health CMI for this informative article:

Acupuncture regulates brain regions for ischemic stroke patients. Southern Medical University researchers gathered MRI data in a controlled clinical trial consisting of both healthy subjects and patients suffering from ischemic stroke. In a controlled human clinical trial, Waiguan (TB5) applied unilaterally to the right arm produced significant MRI findings. True acupuncture caused important changes in brain functional connectivity.

The researchers determined that […]

December 12th, 2018|

The Comforting Appeal of Herbs

Wonderful article from the NY Times By Ligaya Misha Nov. 21, 2018


  • ONCE, HERBS WERE weapons. Five thousand years ago, the Sumerians recorded, in cuneiform, lifesaving prescriptions of myrtle and thyme. The oldest surviving text of Chinese herbal pharmacology, extolling the benefits of ginseng, camphor and cannabis, was set down in the first century A.D. Around the same time, the Greek physician Dioscorides documented the […]
November 27th, 2018|

Acupuncture for Anxiety

These are trying times indeed and can provoke anxiety. I can help you with
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310-444-6212. This article is from Psychology Today

Different approaches have beneficial effects.

Posted Oct 30, 2018

Animal and human studies suggest that the beneficial effects of acupuncture on health, including mental and emotional functioning, are related to different mechanisms of action, including […]

November 6th, 2018|

Acupuncture MRI Discovery For Sciatica Relief

Thank you to HealthCMI for this interesting article.

Acupuncture alleviates sciatica and MRIs reveal that acupuncture causes important pain relief related changes in brain functional connectivity. Affiliated Huashan Hospital of Fudan University researchers gathered objective and subjective data in a controlled clinical trial consisting of patients suffering from sciatica. Visual Analogue Scale (VAS) scores indicate that acupuncture produces significant decreases in both pain intensity levels and frequency of pain. Additionally, […]

October 15th, 2018|