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    Acupuncture and Moxibustion for Asthma (Clinical Practice of Acupuncture and Moxibustion)
    Book (People's Medical Publishing House)


    People's Medical Publishing House


    List Price: $19.95


    Asthma Instant Relief With Chinese Massage Points - FREE Acupressure Treatment Trainer against Cough, Shortness of Breath and Inflammation of Airways
    Mobile Application (Dr. Jakob Bargak)


    Dr. Jakob Bargak


    Price: $0.00


    • → Get an easy-to-find massage point each day for the next 10 days
    • → The app works also without internet connection (on the plane, abroad, on the train etc.) "
    • → The massage points in the app are especially effective
    • → Never forget a Massage with a built-in Reminder
    • → Get reminded every day in order not to miss any massage to maximize the treatment effect
    • → Easily find the right Massage Points with simple Full HD Videoclips and Photos in the App

Parents say acupuncture has alleviated boy's ADHD

Parents say acupuncture has alleviated boy's ADHD "More recently we've been using it for r deficit disorder, allergies and asthma," said Dr. Laura Weathers, a pediatrician and acupuncture practitioner at USF Form to whom Alex's mother turned for help. The Karaszi kinsfolk is so sure

Why Placebos Work Wonders

In a on published last year in the New England Journal of Medicine, Dr. Kaptchuk's work together rotated 46 asthma patients through each of four types of treatment: no treatment at all, an albuterol inhaler, a placebo inhaler and simulated acupuncture.

Acupuncturist to Offer Services in Ave Maria

She is certified by the Regal of Florida as a Practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine and treats allergies, insomnia, migraines, arthritis, asthma, lingering pain, menopause, stress, obesity and many other ailments. The introductory welcome Jan.

Hanoi's man is allergic to everything

Hanoi's man is allergic to everything He has been treated by paramount doctors in Vietnam and used various methodologies like acupuncture, remedial programme of point injection, martial art, yoga, energy healing, etc. Once, his allergic symptoms quickly disappeared after being injected with

More are withstanding subzero temps for health benefits

Cold not your thing? Try infrared heat therapy. 

Facilities offering whole-body cryotherapy are popping up across the country, including two in the St. Louis area within the past two years: SubZero Cryotherapy in Chesterfield and PALM Health wellness center in Ladue.

Operators claim benefits such as improved blood circulation, increased metabolism (which burns more calories), quicker recovery from workouts, relief from joint pain, skin rejuvenation, better sleep and improved mood (from the release of endorphins).

Some also sing its praises for improving serious conditions such as asthma, Alzheimer’s, migraines, fibromyalgia, multiple sclerosis, insomnia, depression, arthritis and chronic pain.

This cool trend and its many purported claims prompted the FDA this summer to release a consumer update stating that the agency has never cleared or approved the “cryosauna” devices as safe and effective in treating medical conditions.

“Given a growing interest from consumers in whole-body cryotherapy, the FDA has formally reviewed the medical literature available on this subject,” said Dr. Aaron Yustein with the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health. “We found very little evidence about its safety or effectiveness in treating the conditions for which it is being promoted.”

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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