Acupuncture on Point for COVID Stress Relief Acupuncture on Point for COVID Stress Relief

"The pandemic has worsened a pre-existing mental health care crisis in the US. Any stress-reducing tool is much needed," Caren Campbell, MD, says.WebMD Health News
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

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Anat Rec (Hoboken). 2021 Oct 12. doi: 10.1002/ar.24758. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTCOVID-19 (coronavirus) has spread all over the world with a high infection rate. Currently, there are no targeted therapeutic drugs for COVID-19 as well as for stress induced by COVID-19. The unpredictable events of COVID-19 can trigger feelings of fear, worry, or unease in people, leading to stress-related disorders such as depression and anxiety. It has been reported that individuals, including COVID-19 patients, medical staff, and ordinary people, are under both physical and psychological pressure, and many of them have developed depre...
Source: Anatomical Record - Category: Anatomy Authors: Source Type: research
In this study, we review different obesity animal models that have been used over the past 10 years for acupuncture and EA research studies. We present their respective advantages, disadvantages, and specific constraints. With the development of research on acupuncture and EA and the increasing interest regarding these approaches, proper animal models are critical for preclinical studies aiming at developing future clinical trials in the human. The aim of the present study is to provide researchers with information and guidance related to the preclinical models that are currently available to investigate the outcomes of ac...
Source: Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine - Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Source Type: research
The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, Ahead of Print.
Source: The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research
The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, Ahead of Print.
Source: The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research
ConclusionsThe SIO Online Practice Recommendations are relevant for ensuring continuity of care beyond the present pandemic. They can be implemented for patients with limited accessibility to integrative oncology treatments due to geographic constraints, financial difficulties, physical disability, or an unsupportive caregiver. These recommendations require further study in practice settings.
Source: Supportive Care in Cancer - Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: research
Condition:   Nurse Intervention:   Device: Acupoint stimulation with low energy laser (Erger laser pen) Sponsor:   Hui-Yu Lin Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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