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What Is Nerve Pain and How To Treat It?

What Is Nerve Pain and How To Treat It?
15 Jan 2016

Nerve pain may be a symptom of various conditions including diabetes, cancer, HIV & shingles. It is quite frustrating for some and for others it is life-changing and devastating. It feels like pinpricks, burning or sudden electric shocks and can disrupt your life both at work as well as at home. It can also limit your ability of getting around and has the capacity of grinding you down over time. Studies have somewhat shown that people who suffer from nerve pain have higher rates of anxiety, sleep problems & depression as well. Symptoms of nerve damage may vary from one person to the other.    How does nerve pain occur?    Nerve pain is basically caused by injury or damage to the nerves, brain or spinal cord. There are a number of nerves in the ...Read More

What Causes Male Infertility? Can TCM Alleviate Them?

What Causes Male Infertility? Can TCM Alleviate Them?
14 Dec 2015

Nowadays, about 50 percent of males are infertile. Generally, there are no obvious signs or symptoms of male infertility, and sexual activities progress normally. However, the factors which are responsible for triggering the problem may exist either individually or in combination with others in the body. Some of those factors are as follows:   Reduced sperm count, poor motility and irregular shape of the sperm cells Impedances within the ducts leading out from the testes, resulting from inborn disorders, correctional surgeries and infections Genetic and hormonal problems Functional issues such as premature ejaculation, impotence and side effects caused due to prostate surgery   In addition to these, various lifestyle factors may also have adverse ef ...Read More

How Can Acupuncture Help in Weight Loss?

How Can Acupuncture Help in Weight Loss?
05 Dec 2015

Nowadays, obesity is a very common issue among both men and women. And that's why many are hitting the gym, resorting to liposuction and trying various other ways to lose weight. But weight loss is not something that can be achieved by simply doing extreme workouts or losing fat through artificial means. At times, such things even yield disastrous results and worsen the condition. However, there are some natural therapies that can be very useful for those who want to shed some pounds off their body. Among them, acupuncture is perhaps the safest and most effective therapy.    For achieving a successful weight loss, it is important to make certain lifestyle changes, and acupuncture can help a great deal with it. So, those who are overweight and suffer from chronic fa ...Read More

Can Acupuncture Help In Alleviating Muscle Pain?

Can Acupuncture Help In Alleviating Muscle Pain?
20 Nov 2015

Nowadays, medical science seems to have a remedy for every existing illness in the world. Even for such temporary problems as muscle pain, there is a wide range of treatment methods available. The two most common ones among them are physical therapy and pain medications. But sometimes, physical therapy may fail to bear positive results or the patient might be unable to take any medication. In that case, the alternative which would work the best is acupuncture. Although some people may tend to overlook its effectiveness, acupuncture is an excellent yet simple treatment for all kinds of physical pain.    According to professional acupuncturists and Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners, acupuncture can be used in many different forms for treating muscle pain. The on ...Read More