depression

Acupuncture for Depression: A Systematic Review

I see many patients with anxiety and depression in my clinic. Everyone makes different experiences and require different solutions. At The Acupuncture Women, I take an holistic approach to find out what helps best. Oftentimes a good strategy involves a range of therapies and lifestyle changes. taken from Article published at PubMed Abstract BACKGROUND Depression is commonly treated with anti-depressant …

migraine prophylaxis

Acupuncture versus propranolol in migraine prophylaxis: an indirect treatment comparison meta-analysis Background Propranolol is recommended as first-line treatment for preventing migraine attacks; acupuncture has not been compared with propranolol in a head-to-head trial. Objective To compare acupuncture with propranolol using indirect treatment comparison meta-analysis. Method We searched MEDLINE, EMBASE, and Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL). Randomized controlled trials …

Acupuncture for Menopause Symptoms

A recent study by the University of Copenhagen concludes that acupuncture may help with menopause symptoms.The study published on BMJ open medical Journal was done under a group of 70 women with moderate-to-severe menopausal symptoms and nine general practitioners with accredited education in acupuncture. Following paragraphs are taken from the study publication: Experience of menopausal symptoms is very common and …

Pediatric Acupuncture

As a US military veteran, he saw how acupuncture helped his comrades deal with combat stress and PTSD. Now a doctor at the UC Davis Children’s Hospital, Dr. Arthur de Lorimier is using Pediatric Acupuncture and TCM to help children with great results. Clinical experience observed that acupuncture in many cases offers a better symptom remediation than pharmaceuticals. These often …

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Acupuncture For PCOS Infertility

Have you been diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)? TCM takes an holistic approach to PCOS related infertility.  Acupuncture is only one very successful method to regulate fertility. At The Acupuncture Woman clinic in Wellington we take care of you and your circumstances. We use successful proven acupuncture protocols like the one described in the study below, but we also look …

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7 Reasons why acupuncture can help in the treatment of migraine

According to the Migraine Trust, migraine is the third most common disease in the world, affecting about one in seven people (Steiner et al, 2013). By Mark Bovey, research manager at and published by the British Acupuncture Council, Chronic migraine affects approximately 2% of the world population and three times as many women as men get migraines. Research suggests that there …

Rejuvenating Facial Spring Special

Did you look in the mirror this morning and thought your skin looks dull and flaky and probably need some attention? We got you covered with our spring rejuvenating facial special – for a limited time only ! Modern ultrasonic and LED light therapy also paired with sensational skin care where botanical and advanced technology unlock the power of natural …

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Migraine Relief by Acupuncture

Acupuncture Migraine Relief Confirmed A new clinical study confirms that acupuncture relieves pain from migraine. The study also confirms that the classic ancient TCM methods are working with migraine. Acupuncture reduces migraine attack frequency, duration, and intensity.True acupuncture reduces the pain levels of migraine attacks while simultaneously reducing the duration of migraines. Suffering from Migraine? Migraine Relief In related findings, researchers …

backpain

Acupuncture as effective as drugs in treating pain, trial shows

Many of our clients suffer from lower back pain. A clinical study in several hospitals in Melbourne, Australia has shown, that acupuncture can be as good as drugs in relieving lower-back pain and that from sprained ankles and migraines. An article in the Sydney Morning Herald quoted Dr Ben-Meir director of Cabrini Hospital’s emergency department, that a trial under 550 patient showed same …

hypertension

Laser Acupuncture for arterial hypertension

A new study published on PMC was undertaken showing that laser acupuncture can reduce the blood pressure with arterial hypertension patients. The Objectives of this study was: “to evaluate the efficacy of a laser acupuncture protocol developed and applied by nurses in arterial hypertension patients.” The result of the Study: “a significant reduction in systolic and diastolic blood pressure was observed …