Acupuncture and Chinese herbs can help prevent heart attack

Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs for Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

Coronary artery disease is caused by atherosclerosis of the arteries going to the heart. When the artery walls become thick they restrict the blood supply to the heart and can cause heart and ... Continue Reading >>

Renal colic

Acupuncture for Kidney Stones and Renal Colic

The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends and endorses acupuncture for the treatment of renal colic and kidney stones.  The incidence of kidney stones is about 80 % higher in men than women ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture can help with irritability

Acupuncture for Irritability

Acupuncture for depression has been researched in a number of studies in the western world and have demonstrated that acupuncture  may be useful in treating depression. From a statistical ... Continue Reading >>

Shin Splints

Acupuncture for Shin Splints

Shin splints is also referred to as Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (MTSS) and is one of the ten most common sports injuries. People with flat feet are in particular more prone to shin splints and ... Continue Reading >>

Thyroid

Acupuncture for Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism occurs when the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormones with the most common cause being iodine deficiency. The list of symptoms as a result of hypothyroidism is ... Continue Reading >>

Stomach fire

Acupuncture for Peptic Ulcer

Peptic ulcers are the most common type of ulcer in the gastrointestinal system and can cause stomach acid and severe pain. Other symptoms can include weight loss, decreased appetite and nausea. ... Continue Reading >>

Adrenal Fatigue

Acupuncture for Adrenal Fatigue

Adrenal fatigue is a term used by alternative medial practitioners such as naturopaths and chiropractors and is regarded by the scientific and medical community as unproven or just plain ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture helps for sugar cravings

Acupuncture for Food Cravings

In Chinese medicine there are five basic flavors which are bitter, sour, pungent, salty and sweet. There are however two main flavor cravings, that affect people the most, and they are the salty ... Continue Reading >>