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Common uses of acupuncture

http://www.nhs.uk/…/Acupunc…/Pages/What-is-it-used-for.aspx… NICE recommended uses The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) provides guidelines for the NHS on the use of treatments and care of patients. Currently, NICE only recommends considering acupuncture as a treatment option for: persistent lower back pain chronic tension-type headaches migraines Other common uses Acupuncture is also often used to treat other

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What Are the Best Natural Remedies to Treat Insomnia?

Article from @HuffingtonPost which highlights acupuncture and herbal remedies as two good methods to treat insomnia http://huff.to/1HbzmwD Acupuncture This traditional Chinese medicine technique has been used for many years to treat sleeplessness. With acupuncture, fine needles are inserted into specific points on the body that lie along meridians, or energy pathways, to re-balance the flow

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Chinese Herb Promotes Brain Cell Proliferation

Chinese herb “Rhizoma Acori tatarinowii” promotes neurogenesis (birth of neurons) in mice http://bit.ly/1TtRkxH and has long been a principal medicine in traditional Chinese formulas for treatment of brain disorders, such as senile dementia, dysmnesia and stroke. AsianScientist (Jun. 17, 2015) – Researchers from the Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences have found that a herb used

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