Acupuncture may help relieve seasonal allergies

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 04, 2013, 16:25

Acupuncture may help relieve seasonal allergy symptoms in some people with runny noses and watery eyes, according to a recent study out of Germany - but the effect seems to be small.

Science behind acupuncture revealed

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 16:03

Researchers have explored the basic science and mechanisms of action of medical acupuncture, which is increasingly being validated as an effective treatment for a broad range of medical conditions.

New needleless acupuncture therapy reduces diabetics` indigestion

Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 15:29

A study from Texas Tech University, El Paso, and the University of Mississippi, Oxford, holds promising results for diabetic patients suffering from indigestion symptoms like nausea, vomiting, bloating and heartburn.

Acupuncture effective for pain management post tonsillectomy surgery

Last Updated: Sunday, December 15, 2013, 14:57

A researchers has revealed that medical acupuncture is effective in reducing pain after tonsillectomy surgery and can be used as an alternative to codeine.

Acupuncture boon for breast cancer patients

Last Updated: Saturday, December 28, 2013, 21:30

There`s good news for breast cancer patients suffering from side-effects of estrogen-lowering cancer drugs.

Acupuncture as good as counseling for depression: Study

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 08:18

People with depression may benefit as much from acupuncture as they do from counseling, suggests a new study.

Acupuncture normalizes brain structure following heroin relapse

Last Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014, 15:57

Researchers have found that the structure of the ventral tegmental area in heroin relapse patients gradually normalizes after acupuncture treatment.