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Relieve Period Pain with Acupuncture

(NaturalNews) A recent study published in the British Journal of Obstetrics has found that acupuncture may be effective at reducing the pain experienced by women who are going through their period. Researchers evaluated 27 studies that included over 3,000 participating women. From these, the study team came to the […]

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Acupuncture: Traditional Chinese Medicine Effectively Treats Insomnia

Insomnia is a common condition in which people have difficulty either falling asleep or staying asleep. It is listed by the World Health Organization as a condition which has been shown to be treated effectively by acupuncture (1). Acupuncture, which actually treats the person, not the disease, […]

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Acupuncture offers relief and prevention for migraine headaches

Acupuncture as an Chinese Medicine therapy for natural migraine relief not only is effective, but also comes without the side effects of conventional drug treatments. If you suffer from migraines, then you know conventional treatments offer little more than a band aid and are often not effective […]

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Arthritis drugs linked to 300% increase in cancer risk

A study of more than 125,000 regular users of non-steroidal anti- inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), published this week in the prestigious Archives of Internal Medicine, has shown that taking these drugs increases the risk of kidney cancer by 51 per cent.The US researchers at the Harvard Medical School found […]

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Vitamin C protects and heals the body from radiation exposure

With the current nuclear reactor event in Japan people are running to the stores to fill up on potassium iodine. Many other options are available to avoid radiation contamination and detox the body. Unlike iodine, which can cause some adverse conditions if taken in doses too large […]

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Acupuncture Works Better Than Drugs for Treating Hot Flashes

Acupuncture outperformed one of the most common non-hormonal drugs prescribed for menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes, in a study conducted by researchers from Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit and presented at a meeting of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. “It’s been tested directly […]

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Traditional Chinese medicine sweeps South America

Ancient Chinese medicine practices are gaining much attention and growing in popularity in the South American nation of Brazil. According to a recent report in China Daily, acupuncture in particular is fast becoming a new favorite in the country after President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva said […]

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Relieve Dysmenorrhea Pain with Acupuncture

A study in the journal Evidence-based Complimentary and Alternative Medicine demonstrated a significant beneficial effect when acupuncture treatments were administered to patients who were suffering from dysmenorrhea resistant to conventional medical treatment. Dysmenorrhea manifests as painful menstrual cramps, and it can be either “primary” (without proven pelvic […]

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Heart failure breakthrough: placebo controlled study shows major improvement with acupuncture

Heart failure is a progressive condition marked by a worsening of the heart’s ability to pump enough blood to supply the body’s needs. It is most often caused by a heart attack, years of high blood pressure or other injuries to the cardiovascular system and kills about […]

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Iraqi doctors run out of pharmaceuticals, start using acupuncture

Rattled by years of war and conflict, the capital city of Iraq is seeing a shift in medical protocol, according to a recent study. Because there has been a shortage of certain pharmaceutical drugs in Baghdad throughout the past decade, many doctors there have begun to successfully […]

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