Acupuncture relieves pain in emergency patients: World’s largest randomized controlled trial of acupuncture in emergency departments finds it is a safe and effective alternative to pain-relieving drugs Date: June 18, 2017 Source: RMIT University Summary: The world’s largest randomized controlled trial of acupuncture in emergency departments has found the treatment is a safe and effective […]
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“The United States spends much more money on health care than any other country. Yet, Americans die sooner and experience more illness than residents in many other countries…health trajectory is lower in success and higher in cost than it should be. The cost of inaction is high.” – Harvey Fineberg, President of the Institute […]
What conditions does Cleveland Clinic feel are best treated with Chinese herbal therapy? The information below is from the Cleveland Clinic website: Like acupuncture, Chinese herbs can address “unhealthy body patterns” that manifest in a variety of symptoms and complaints. Chinese herbal therapy aims to help you regain homeostasis, or balance, in your body and […]
BY: Jason Kane (PBS.org) October 22, 2012 How much is good health care worth to you? $8,233 per year? That’s how much the U.S. spends per person. Worth it? That figure is more than two-and-a-half times more than most developed nations in the world, including relatively rich European countries like France, Sweden and the United […]
Research: Acupuncture Is Both Cost and Medically Effective Two recent research reports find that acupuncture is an effective treatment for several types of chronic pain and has the added advantage of being less costly than standard medical care. According to a story in the Sept. 10, 2012 edition of Medscape Medical News, a “meta-analysis” performed […]