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Don't be scared: New Santa Monica studio aims to take the fear out of acupuncture

In Santa Monica, acupuncture goes mainstream and a gym rolls out a new high intensity interval training class; a new meditation studio in Sherman Oaks offers mindfulness sessions for teens; and a crystal healing workshop is happening in Silver Lake. Here are some well-being options around Los Angeles...
Source: L.A. Times - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Source Type: news

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Conditions:   Insomnia;   Chronic Pain Intervention:   Device: Sterile acupuncture semi-permanent (ASP) gold needles Sponsor:   Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Completed
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(Natural News) Most older women will tell you menopause is a difficult stage in life. They experience hot flashes, night sweats, irregular periods, and a loss of libido, among others. These bothersome symptoms make it harder for them to enjoy life after retirement. Other women take medicine to get going. But recent research shows they...
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In this study we examined the effect of electroacupuncture (EA) stimulation on the mechanical strength of the rat Achilles tendon after long-term recovery. METHODS: Using 20 rats, an Achilles tendon rupture model was created in an invasive manner. The rats were assigned to one of three groups, that received EA treatment (EA group), minimal acupuncture (MA group) or remained untreated (Control group). In the EA group, EA stimulation (5 ms, 50 Hz, 20 µA, 20 min) was applied to the rupture region over a period of 90 days (five times/week). In the MA group, needles were inserted into the same positions...
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine - Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Tags: Acupunct Med Source Type: research
Fibromyalgia is a condition that causes chronic pain. The pain caused by fibromyalgia may be treated with specific pain relief drugs, or with natural methods, such as acupuncture and exercise. In this article, learn about scientifically proven methods to improve fibromyalgia pain symptoms.
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Conditions:   Low Back Pain;   Low Back Pain, Mechanical;   Low Back Pain, Recurrent;   Low Back Pain, Postural;   Low Back Strain;   Lumbago;   Lumbago With Sciatica;   Lumbago With Sciatica, Unspecified Side;   Back Pain Intervention:   Other: Acupuncture Sponsor:   China Medical University Hospital Not yet recruiting
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Medical acupuncture is increasingly recognized for reducing postoperative pain, nausea and emergence agitation. Anesthetic induction is an ideal time to perform acupuncture in an effort to reduce the adverse side effects of surgery. Acupuncture is safe, inexpensive and does not lengthen the duration of anesthesia. There are however no published reports of how often patients will choose intraoperative acupuncture when given the opportunity to do so.
Source: International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology - Category: ENT & OMF Authors: Tags: 2016 ESPO Congress Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: The positive effect of EA on pulmonary function in COPD rats may be related to downregulation of orexins and their receptors in the medulla. PMID: 29669795 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine : journal of the British Medical Acupuncture Society - Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Tags: Acupunct Med Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: Overall, there were insufficient data to confirm the blinding effects of these skin-contact PADs as each device was associated with limitations that warrant further design improvements. PMID: 29669794 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Acupuncture in Medicine : journal of the British Medical Acupuncture Society - Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Tags: Acupunct Med Source Type: research
Conditions:   Acupuncture;   Parkinson's Disease;   Sleep Disorders;   Neuroimaging Intervention:   Device: Sterile acupuncture needles for single use Sponsor:   Tsinghua University Not yet recruiting
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ESPN host Molly Qerim said she treats her endometriosis symptoms with acupuncture.
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