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Acupuncture helps young patients manage pain and nausea

Published on 8th May 2014

In light of studies that have shown the benefit of this 2,000-year old treatment for conditions such as nausea, back pain, anxiety and headaches, insurance companies are increasingly covering acupuncture as a complementary treatment, said Kim.

Full stream ahead! How hypnotherapy is helping patients beat IBS

Published on 8th May 2014

A study last year at Manchester University found three-quarters of IBS patients experienced improvement in their symptoms after hypnotherapy, and the effects lasted for five years or more.

The Running Doc offers tips on how 40-somethings can begin a successful workout regimen

Published on 8th May 2014

This spring I will hit my mid-40s, and one of the things I've decided to finally do for myself is start a regular workout program. But after a long layoff at my age, I'm wondering what I need to do after getting medical clearance from my doctor.

Increase In Integrative Medicine

Published on 19th March 2014

When you're dealing with pain, nasal congestion or stomach problems, you likely turn to medication for help. But a growing number of area people are seeking relief through integrative medicine.

More Seek To Prevent And Recover From Springtime Injuries With Sports Massage Therapy

Published on 19th March 2014

Following a tough winter, amateur athletes and do-it-yourselfers are preparing to return to a more active lifestyle after months of being confined indoors. Increased activity can result in muscle pain and injury.

How Can Hypnotherapy Help Achieve Goals Faster

Published on 6th February 2014

Do you often feel the pressure of achieving goals and often not able to achieve them or lack the motivation for it? When you think of goals, does the fear of goals often pop up in your mind? Well if that often happens to you, hypnotherapy can be a solution for you to change that.

The use of acupuncture for managing gynaecologic conditions: An overview of systematic reviews.

Published on 27th January 2014

Source: Hyun-Sun Kang AFFILIATIONS Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, College of Korean Medicine, Dongguk University, Ilsan, South Korea , Daun Jeong, Dong-Il Kim, Myeong Soo Lee

Acupuncture is increasingly popular for the treatment of many medical complaints, including gynaecologic conditions. The aim of this study was to summarise the evidence from systematic reviews (SRs) and meta-analyses assessing the efficacy of acupuncture in treating common gynaecologic conditions.

What Does Acupuncture Feel Like?

Published on 19th March 2013

A common assumption about acupuncture is that it hurts. You are, after all, getting stuck with needles. Fear of pain from acupuncture needles is one of the most common reasons people forgo acupuncture. Often to the astonishment of those who take the plunge, acupuncture usually does not hurt. No pain, though, does not mean no sensation.

Family Therapy Helps Children at Risk for Bipolar Disorder

Published on 11th March 2013

New research finds that family therapy is more effective for children at high risk for bipolar disorder than shorter duration educational treatment. In the study, researchers found children and adolescents with major depression or sub-threshold forms of bipolar disorder "and who had at least one first-degree relative with bipolar disorder" responded better to a 12-session family-focused treatment than to a briefer educational treatment.

Massage, reflexology and other manual methods for pain management in labour

Published on 23rd October 2012

The pain of labour can be intense, with tension, anxiety and fear making it worse. Many women would like to labour without using drugs such as narcotics or epidurals, and turn to complementary therapies to help them manage the pain of labour

Keywords: pain relief in labour, massage, reflexology



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