21 02, 2014

Acupuncture Calms Anxiety Disorders

2017-02-05T12:25:55+00:00

A recent study concludes that acupuncture relieves generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), a condition characterized by excessively intense and debilitating chronic anxiety. Special acupuncture points have been shown to relieve anxiety and produce tranquilizing clinical patient outcomes. GAD sufferers cannot relax, startle easily and have impaired concentration. Overall, GAD sufferers are chronically worried and anxious. In [...]

Acupuncture Calms Anxiety Disorders2017-02-05T12:25:55+00:00
16 09, 2013

Acupuncture Ups Sleep & Lowers Anxiety and Depression

2017-02-05T12:25:55+00:00

New research discovers that acupuncture is effective for improving sleep quality and emotional issues for patients with schizophrenia. The researchers note that acupuncture effectively relieved both depression and anxiety levels in measures of psychopathology and emotional improvements. As a result, the investigators concluded “that acupuncture has beneficial effects as a treatment for insomnia and psychopathology [...]

Acupuncture Ups Sleep & Lowers Anxiety and Depression2017-02-05T12:25:55+00:00
15 03, 2013

How Does Acupuncture Work To Relieve Stress?

2017-02-05T12:25:56+00:00

Needles may not seem like the best tool for treating stress, but acupuncture could be tapping into basic biological systems that keep stress under control. Reporting in the Journal of Endocrinology, researchers led by Ladan Eshkevari, assistant program director of the nurse anesthesia program at Georgetown University School of Nursing and Health Studies, mimicked chronic [...]

How Does Acupuncture Work To Relieve Stress?2017-02-05T12:25:56+00:00