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“With the technique, four one-millimetre or 1.5- millimetre needles are inserted into four acupuncture points on the external ear surface,” Tan said at the sideline of a conference on Saturday (August 12) on application of auricular acupuncture and hydro-acupuncture, in which vitamins and medicine are injected into body points for treatment. 

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Whenever addicts feel craving, they press acupuncture needles on the external ear surface when they are at home, Tan said.

Sixty-six per cent of 300 smoking addicts who voluntarily attended a study on using auricular acupuncture for treatment of smoking addiction, quit smoking after five sessions of auricular acupuncture, she said.

These former addicts in the south central coast province of Quang Nam got the auricular acupuncture once a week, she added.

The one-year study was done by her faculty in co-operation with Kyung Hee University in South Korea and Quang Nam Province Department of Health. It started in July last year. It was sponsored by the South Korean Ministry of Health and Welfare.

What evidences are relevant to the efficacy of acupuncture for asthma?

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According to Cochrane review 2003 and Medici, Grebski and Wu et al 2002. After following 10 months, acupuncture reduces variability of peak expiratory flow.

Has anyone had success with acupuncture for allergies/asthma?

I am thinking of starting acupuncture for my environmental allergies (pet dander, pollen, dust) and asthma. Has anyone had success with this? I would to love to hear someone's personal experience with it. Thanks!


Yes. Once, while having an extremely horrible asthma attack, I managed to get into my doctor's office. He told me to go to E.R., immediately. Instead, I went to my accupuncturist, from China, and, within moments, he had me breathing with NO problems!


Yes. Once, while having an extremely horrible asthma attack, I managed to get into my doctor's office. He told me to go to E.R., immediately. Instead, I went to my accupuncturist, from China, and, within moments, he had me breathing with NO problems!


I see a chiropractor that uses an acupressure method, which has helped me quite a bit.
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