Acupuncture for Chronic Pain

A meta-analysis of previously published acupuncture research articles  has concluded that acupuncture is effective for a number of chronic pain conditions.   The new meta-analysis incorporated data from 20,827 patients over 39 acupuncture trials. In four of every five RCTs, patients underwent between six and fifteen acupuncture sessions. The majority of […]

Acupuncture Increases Lives Births Around Embryo Transfer

The “Paulus” study from 2002 demonstrated that acupuncture performed in the IVF clinic before and after an embryo transfer increased pregnancy rates. There have been many attempts to recreate the “Paulus” protocol around embryo transfer using the same or similar acupuncture points. Some were able to reproduce and some failed. […]


Acupuncture For Stress Incontinence

Acupuncture for Bladder Incontinence According to the American College of Physicians approximately half of women ages 40 to 60 experience bladder leaks, or urinary incontinence.    As with many chronic conditions conventional medicine does not offer many suitable answers without unwanted side effects.   According to the ACP approximately $19.5 billion […]

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