Acupuncture at Fine Fettle

Here’s just some of the latest research findings for acupuncture

Acupuncture benefits Crohn’s patients

Latest research from China suggests that a combination of acupuncture and moxibustion can provide significant therapeutic benefits in patients with active Crohn’s Disease. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25152604

Acupuncture is an alternative for treating overactive bladder

According to Turkish researchers acupuncture could be a potential treatment option for overactive bladder (OAB). The research authors conclude that acupuncture should be considered for OAB in patients for whom anticholinergic drugs are contraindicated. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25033919

Acupuncture may compare favourably with antihistamines for dust mite allergy

A German pilot study, suggests that acupuncture may have a comparable effect to antihistamine drugs in patients who are allergic to house dust mites and the beneficial effect of acupuncture tended to persist for some time after the end of treatment. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24995021

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