Tag Archives: Acupuncture

Acupressure associated with better sleep

By: Carly Raffiek | Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 05:30 AM
Acupressure Associated with Better Sleep

New findings published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society have found that nursing home patients have a better quality of sleep after receiving acupressure treatment. The study was conducted by the Taipei Medical University in Taiwan and followed… Read More

Acupuncture may offer relief for chronic constipation

By: Emily Lunardo | Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Acupuncture constipation

For those suffering from chronic constipation, acupuncture may be a viable treatment to offer relief. In the study conducted over the course of eight weeks, the researchers administered electroacupuncture, which is a form of acupuncture that involves electrical stimulation. After… Read More

Acupuncture – What it Means for Allergies

By: Bel Marra Health | Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 09:31 AM

We all look forward to spring, when flowers start to bloom and our yards turn back to green.  However, spring also brings in seasonal allergies, which is that reaction to pollen consisting of sneezing, nasal congestion, and having a runny… Read More

The Odd Benefit of Acupuncture

By: Bel Marra Health | Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 01:00 AM

Acupuncture is a treatment that began in China over 3000 years ago. The Western world has embraced it to alleviate issues associated with musculoskeletal disorders, stress, inflammation, and chronic pain. Now researchers believe they have evidence that shows acupuncture can… Read More

Migraine Headaches: There is Help.

By: Bel Marra Health | Monday, April 16, 2012 - 04:17 AM
Causes and triggers of trigeminal neuralgia

Migraines are a real pain, literally. Migraine headaches are easily considered to be one of the most common reasons people visit their healthcare practitioner. Migraines typically last from 4 to 72 hours and affect about 15% of the population, and… Read More

Easy Ways for Senior’s to Deal with Pain

By: Bel Marra Health | Monday, February 13, 2012 - 05:02 AM
Deal with Pain

Unfortunately, as people age their bodies tend to become more susceptible to pain. The little aches and pains that were quick to dissipate earlier in life now hang around a little longer. And as trends change, acupuncture and physiotherapy could… Read More

Three Great Treatments for Osteoarthritis

By: Bel Marra Health | Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 01:10 AM

If you’re part of the growing tide of people who are experiencing joint pain and stiffness, like with osteoarthritis, you’ll want to read further to find out about three natural remedies and anti-inflammatory medications that could help. U.S. researchers have… Read More