Posts Tagged ‘research’

 
 
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Acupuncture for Menopause

  If you suffer with menopausal symptoms acupuncture for menopause may be able to help you.   We have years of experience using acupuncture to support women’s menstrual cycles through puberty, with fertility issues, during pregnancy and through menopause.   Find out more about how we may be able to help you.     The […]
 
 
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Acupuncture for Male Fertility | Research

  There hasn’t been much research done for the effects of acupuncture on male fertility…   but what there is encouraging…   ‘Effect of acupuncture on sperm parameters of males suffering from subfertility related to low sperm quality.’ Siterman et.al. Arch Androl 39(2):155-61 1997 Sep-Oct. The aim of this study was to assess the effect […]
 
 
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Acupuncture treatment for arthritis

  Studies reveal that osteoarthritis (OA) affects approximately 2.46 million people in their knees and 4.71 million in their hip region in the UK.   The studies also found that women are more commonly affected than men.     Arthritis does not have a one-size-fits-all treatment, it’s a complex disorder with more than 100 different […]
 
 
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Acupuncture during Pregnancy | Research

The information on this page has been arranged into the following simplified categories: – Overview – Nausea and vomiting – Mental health – Pain during pregnancy – Dyspepsia (indigestion) – Breech presentation – Pre-birth weekly treatment from 36 weeks – Affect on Cervix – Induction of labour – Effects during labour – Post-partum surgical recovery […]
 
 
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A Natural Diet Can Help Increase Fertility

Infertility is a condition that affects approximately one in six couples in the UK. As well as there being a variety of treatments to help increase your chances of becoming pregnant, and of giving birth to a healthy child, there are things you can do to further increase your chances. One important thing is to […]
 
 
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Acupuncture for Back Pain

  Acupuncture for back pain has been shown to be beneficial and is recommended by the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) for persistant non-specific low back pain.     Back pain affects more than 1.1 million people in the UK, with 95% of patients suffering from problems affecting the lower back. It can affect […]
 
 
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Acupuncture for Male Fertility | Does it help?

As much as 40% of fertility issues involve male fertility and yet male involvement in fertility treatment is often minimal. Why is this? Below is some information that answers this question and attempts to show men why it is important that they get more involved…   Overview Male fertility relies on sperm, which take about […]
 
 
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Embryo Transfer Acupuncture | Paulus Protocol

  In 2002 Wolfgang Paulus (et al) published research that looked into the effects of acupuncture when given before and after Embryo Transfer (ET).     What was the research? The research involved 160 women that were assigned randomly into an acupuncture (n=80) group and a control (n=80) group. The results were statistically significant (could […]
 
 
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Acupuncture Fertility | Research

  The information in this handout has been arranged into the following simplified fertility sections:   1 – General systematic reviews of acupuncture for fertility 2 – General research for effects of acupuncture on fertility 3 – Acupuncture for ovulation induction 4 – Acupuncture for polycystic ovaries 5 – Acupuncture for female fertility 6 – […]