(Research) Acupuncture for High Blood Pressure

Acupuncture treatment for high blood pressure

Hypertension, also known as the “silent killer”, is known to be an independent primary or contributing cause of premature death, as well as a cause for cardiological problems, stroke, vascular disease and kidney failure.

For those unfamiliar with the numbers, about a third of the population in North America and Europe suffers from hypertension, and as of 2009, U.S. spending on blood pressure-lowering drugs, indirectly or directly, was estimated at about $ 73.4 billion a year.

How Acupuncture treatment can reduce high blood pressure and is it an effective treatment?

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The Karate Diet

Diet is your medicinal

Okinawa is a prefecture southwest of mainland Japan which is located on the Ryukyu Islands. The island and its 1 million residents are very known in the world due to their highest rates of people living to be 100 years old or more.

The region comprised of 160 islands, however the majority of the Okinawans reside on Okinawa Island and the entire region is known as a “blue zone”, in which people live very long life, with not only healthier way of living but also with very few age-related diseases.

Want to know more about their diet?

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Endometriosis: Your pain is real !

Pain Doesn’t Need to Be Your ‘Normal’

Do you suffer from intense pains during your menstruation?

Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine are beneficial and effective in the treatment of the condition known as endometriosis, and can relieve the intense pain from which you are suffering.

In addition, the treatment for this condition with Chinese Medicine regulates and balances the monthly cycle, as well as supports the woman’s fertility issues, should there be any, and her process of becoming pregnant. 

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Pain: It does not have to be like this

Stop suffering from chronic pain!

Despite an abundance of medicines and painkillers on the market, the advancement of medical examinations and treatments, pain is still the most common complaint that brings patients to visit their doctor.

Whatever pain is the primary or secondary cause to see the doctor, it still has an incredible impact on lifestyle and quality of life, especially for those who suffer from chronic pain due to cancer, rheumatologic and inflammatory diseases, diabetes, coronary artery disease, and many others.

The good news is that complementary medicine in general, Chinese medicine and Acupuncture in particular, have much to offer in the field of pain management.

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10 Commonly Asked Questions About The Treatment

Ask a question get an answer

“Knowledge is meaningless if it’s not shared.”

As a curious person and a Chinese medicine physician, I like to ask my teachers and myself lots of questions and as well, I like to answer the questions of my patient’s and students.

If the below 10-commonly asked questions about the treatment is not enough and you still have more questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

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