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Acupuncture Relieves Hot Flashes

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014 in Conditions and Symptoms, Menopause | 0 comments

By David Gutierrez, contributing writer to Natural News Acupuncture reduces the frequency and severity of hot flashes, according to a meta-analysis published in the journal Menopause. Acupuncture is a form of Traditional Chinese Medicine that has been practiced for at least 2,500 years. It consists of placing thin needles into parts of the body known as “meridians.” which are determined by the specific health condition to be treated. In recent years, research by Western scientists has confirmed acupuncture’s benefits for numerous health conditions, particularly pain, and it is now covered by some private insurance plans. All Forms of Acupuncture Help Hot flashes...

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Acupuncture is an effective treatment for hot flashes: New Research

Posted by on Aug 8, 2013 in Conditions and Symptoms, Menopause | 0 comments

New research demonstrates that acupuncture is an effective treatment for hot flashes in breast cancer survivors.  The research demonstrates that acupuncture reduces both the frequency and intensity of hot flashes while at the same time improving the overall quality of sleep. The researchers examined feedback and found that the acupuncture treatments were described as relaxing by most participants. The researchers also noted that the results show that acupuncture is cost effective, safe and does not exhibit the adverse affects caused by medications Data from the research discovered that acupuncture improved the overall quality of life score over venlafaxine. Acupuncture...

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