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 acupuncture treatment reported decreased postoperative pain and increased satisfaction with their […]

Acupuncture – natural botox for celebrities

Madonna, Gwyneth Paltrow and Cher are having weekly “acupuncture facelifts” to ward off their wrinkles. The latest beauty trend that’s got Hollywood stars like Madonna, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Cher raving is called facial acupuncture. I know, I know, it sounds a bit scary, but apparently, it can make you look 10 years younger in just […]

A visit to the hospital can include acupuncture

3 August 2004 Following an NHS lead in the UK, the Green Party is advocating for hospital visits to include alternative treatment options such as acupuncture, osteopathy, and homeopathic medicines. This initiative is backed by a recent report on complementary and alternative health treatments. The Ministerial Advisory Committee recommends public funding for alternative practices deemed […]

Acupunture post-operative nausea

Acupuncture post-operative nausea: study

If you’ve ever had surgery or know someone who has, you might be familiar with postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV). It’s a pretty common side effect, and while there are drugs to help prevent it, they don’t always work for everyone. That’s why researchers have been looking at alternative methods, like stimulating the PC6 acupoint […]

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 […]