Acupunture post-operative nausea

Acupuncture vs medication for postsurgery nausea

In the first such clinical trial of its kind, researchers at Duke University Medical Center have found that acupuncture is more effective at reducing nausea and vomiting after major breast surgery than the leading medication. The researchers also found that patients who underwent the 5,000-year-old Chinese practice reported decreased postoperative pain and increased satisfaction with […]

Acupuncture – natural botox for celebrities

Madonna, Gwyneth Paltrow and Cher are having weekly “acupuncture facelifts” to ward off their wrinkles. Read the story on Telegraph | Health | A few pointers for a new face

A visit to the hospital can include acupuncture

3 August 2004 Following an NHS lead in the UK, the Green Party hopes a visit to the hospital can include options such as acupuncture, osteopathy and homeopathic medicines. It follows the release of a report into complementary and alternative health treatments. The Ministerial Advisory Committee recommends that alternative practices deemed safe are worthy of […]

Acupunture post-operative nausea

Acupuncture post-operative nausea: study

A team of Hong Kong and Australian scientists reviewed 26 trials which looked into the use of  Pericardium six, a well known acupuncture point on the wrist to relieve the post-operative symptoms like nausea. The results show that compared with a sham treatment, Pericardium six stimulation reduced nausea by 29 percent, vomiting by 30 percent, […]

Hard to Conceive? Find Infertility Cure

The Washington Post: Hard to Conceive: “Hard to Conceive Unable to Get Pregnant, She Turned East in Quest of Fertility ” And why not? Six months on fertility drugs, two inseminations and one $13,000 attempt at vitro fertilization (IVF) had all failed me — or them. I felt I had to try something else. In […]

“after every treatment, I notice a difference” Jess Chesney

I came to see Dr Vitalis as I was suffering from symptoms from a concussion. Consequently, I developed insomnia and hadn’t been sleeping for weeks despite being such a good sleeper in the past. I had tinnitus, daily headaches, and a very sore, stiff neck due to whiplash. I didn’t have much range in turning my […]