Acupuncture

Want to shed those extra kilos? Add acupuncture in your weight loss plan!

Want to shed those extra kilos? Add acupuncture in your weight loss plan!

A new study suggests that acupuncture is an effective way to lose weight.

Jul 04, 2017, 22:33 PM IST
 Suffering from severe pain? Experts say THIS form of alternative medicine will work just as well as drugs!

Suffering from severe pain? Experts say THIS form of alternative medicine will work just as well as drugs!

 While acupuncture is widely used by practitioners in community settings for treating pain, it is rarely used in hospital emergency departments, researchers said.

Jun 19, 2017, 15:56 PM IST
Acupuncture treatment help reduce chronic pain, depression: Study

Acupuncture treatment help reduce chronic pain, depression: Study

Do you often suffer from chronic pain and depression? If yes, then try acupuncture treatment as it helps to reduce the pain.

Jan 31, 2017, 22:39 PM IST
Does your newborn suffer from excessive crying? Acupuncture may be an effective treatment option

Does your newborn suffer from excessive crying? Acupuncture may be an effective treatment option

Excessive crying in babies is an issue for up to one in five families, causing pain for the baby and stress for the parents.

Jan 17, 2017, 16:53 PM IST
Suffering from stiff neck? Try these simple ways to treat the pain!

Suffering from stiff neck? Try these simple ways to treat the pain!

Stiff neck is mostly caused by sleeping in a wrong position or constantly staring at the computer screen for long hours.

Dec 02, 2016, 00:20 AM IST

Do you suffer from hypertension? Acupuncture can help you!

Hypertension is a major contributor to health problems like strokes and heart attacks.  

Nov 01, 2016, 19:34 PM IST

Acupuncture may reduce hot flashes in menopausal women

Acupuncture may help reduce the severity of hot flashes -- a typical symptom of menopause -- in nearly 50 per cent of women, a study has found.

Sep 29, 2016, 20:29 PM IST

Acupuncture may cure pre-dementia symptoms

The researchers trawled Western and Chinese research databases for relevant trials comparing acupuncture and medical treatment that had been published up to July 2015.

Aug 07, 2016, 10:05 AM IST

Acupuncture curbs hot flashes in breast cancer survivors

 Acupuncture may be a viable treatment for women experiencing hot flashes as a result of breast cancer therapies, new research has found.

Sep 05, 2015, 15:50 PM IST

Acupuncture can reduce appendicitis pain in children: Study

Acupuncture can discernibly lessen pain and reduce the underlying inflammation in children with acute appendicitis, says a study.

May 14, 2015, 18:11 PM IST

Breast cancer survivors may benefit from exercise therapy, acupuncture

Scientists have offered hope to breast cancer survivors, who suffer from pain and swelling, by offering a set of therapies which would help in increasing their muscular strength and body image.

Nov 05, 2014, 11:36 AM IST

Acupuncture may not improve chronic knee pain

Among patients older than 50 years with moderate to severe chronic knee pain, acupuncture does not improve discomfort any more than "sham" acupuncture, says a new study.

Oct 01, 2014, 18:42 PM IST

Auriculotherapy might help in managing constipation

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Washington: Studies have proved that a  form of acupuncture called auriculotherapy can now relieve you of constipation.

Aug 26, 2014, 22:27 PM IST

Acupuncture boon for breast cancer patients

Acupuncture can bring significant improvements in fatigue, anxiety and depression in as little as eight weeks for early stage breast cancer patients, a study shows.

Jul 30, 2014, 23:57 PM IST

Acupuncture can treat severity of menopausal hot flashes: Study

A new study has revealed that acupuncture can affect the severity and frequency of hot flashes for women in natural menopause.

Jul 15, 2014, 14:35 PM IST

Acupuncture improves activation of functional brain areas in stroke sufferers

Both acupuncture at Waiguan (SJ5) and sham acupuncture can activate/deactivate several brain regions in patients with ischemic stroke.

Apr 24, 2014, 13:12 PM IST

Acupuncture normalizes brain structure following heroin relapse

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

Apr 11, 2014, 15:57 PM IST

Acupuncture holds promise for treating sepsis

New research has shown relation between acupuncture use and physical processes that could alleviate sepsis - a condition that often develops in hospital ICU`s, springs from infection and inflammation.

Feb 25, 2014, 21:33 PM IST

Acupuncture proved ineffective in treating breast cancer

A new study has found that acupuncture is ineffective in treating hot flashes, joint pain, and other menopausal symptoms.

Jan 03, 2014, 17:14 PM IST

Acupuncture boon for breast cancer patients

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

Dec 28, 2013, 21:30 PM IST