Migraine

How Does Acupuncture for Migraine Work?

Migraine

Many people coming to The Acupuncture Clinic ask how acupuncture could help migraine because the needles only stimulate nerves and migraines are not caused by a nerve problem. When scientific researchers have tried to explain the mechanism of acupuncture in the past, they have mistakenly said ... Continue Reading >>

Chinese Herbs for Migraine

Liver Fire in the Head Causing Migraine

From a traditional Chinese medicine perspective there are a number of causes of migraine but it is the liver that is the most common pattern of disharmony causing headaches and migraines. There are many different Chinese herbs and Chinese herb formulations that can be used and the qualified ... Continue Reading >>

Acupuncture for Migraine

Acupuncture for Migraine

The effects and symptoms of Migraine were recorded in Chinese medical texts centuries before Western medicine classified them. Interestingly, Western medicine research only recently has confirmed the link between migraines and strokes. This is why in classic Chinese medical texts the authors ... Continue Reading >>