Laser acupuncture improves skin color deformation by cupping: A pilot study.

In conclusion, the laser therapy (energy density: 8 J/cm²) has a significant recovery of the skin erythema and skin pigmentation except to skin damage. PMID: 29873991 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Acupuncture and Electro-Therapeutics Research - Category: Complementary Medicine Tags: Acupunct Electrother Res Source Type: research

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(SAN FRANCISCO) — Veterinarians successfully used alternative medical treatments such as acupuncture on three wild animals burned in the Southern California wildfires, although one patient — a 5-month-old mountain lion — did keep eating his fish-skin and corn-husk bandages, vets at the University of California, Davis said Wednesday. Rescuers brought two adult bears, one of them pregnant, and the young mountain lion to veterinarians with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife and the university after the animals were hurt in the largest wildfire in state history. They were found in the Los Padres Nation...
Source: TIME: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Uncategorized animals APH healthytime onetime Source Type: news
Conditions:   Children;   Chemotherapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting;   Malignant Tumor Intervention:   Other: laser therapy Sponsor:   Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
AbstractLow-level laser acupuncture (LLLA) produces photobiomodulation through acupuncture point and is an alternative to low-level laser therapy. Although the analgesic effect of LLLA on chronic pain has been proven, its effect on acute postincisional pain has yet to be investigated. A plantar incision (PI) model was used to mimic human postsurgical pain. Male adult rats received GaAlAs laser irradiation at the right ST36 acupoint immediately after operation and on the following 4  days. Three laser treatment groups (two red laser groups with a 30- or 15-min treatment duration and one 30-min near-infrared laser group...
Source: Lasers in Medical Science - Category: Laser Surgery Source Type: research
The aim of this research was to evaluate integrative approaches for fibromyalgia In PM&R as an alternative or a complementary approach to SOC (Standard of care); PM&R and integrative medicine approaches like acupuncture or laser therapy share similar goals and methods. These approaches not only focus on the disease itself but on the patient. Therefore, the patient ’s quality of life, physical, psychological, social and behavioral factors are also be taken into account; This integrated approach allows a holistic interpretation of the clinical picture of the patient, when it concerns multi-factorial and complex patholo...
Source: Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Category: Rehabilitation Authors: Source Type: research
AbstractPurpose of reviewThe aim of this manuscript is to provide an overview of the recent literature on non-pharmacologic therapies for urgency urinary incontinence (UUI), specifically focusing on treatments for adult women who suffer from UUI in the setting of idiopathic overactive bladder syndrome (OAB).Recent findingsThis review describes recent studies examining the efficacy of biofeedback-assisted pelvic muscle therapy, the effect of bariatric surgery on urinary incontinence, alternative approaches for tibial and transcutaneous nerve stimulation, sacral neuromodulation as compared to botulinum toxin type A, and 5-ye...
Source: Current Obstetrics and Gynecology Reports - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 28 July 2017 Source:Journal of Acupuncture and Meridian Studies Author(s): Himani Goel, Shivani Mathur, Meera Sandhu, Pulkit Jhingan, Vinod Sachdev
Source: Journal of Acupuncture and Meridian Studies - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research
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