Acupuncture May Relieve Joint Pain Caused by Some Breast Cancer Treatments

A study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology shows that acupuncture may be an effective therapy for joint pain and stiffness in breast cancer patients who are being treated with commonly used hormonal therapies including aromatase inhibitor therapy. Joint...

Acupuncture Helps with PCOS

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), a female endocrine disorder, is a common condition that I am treating more and more often in my clients. PCOS is a condition in which there is an imbalance of a woman’s female sex hormones. This hormone imbalance may cause...

Can Acupuncture Reduce Nighttime Hot Flashes?

Researchers found that 7 weeks of acupuncture treatment reduced the severity of nighttime hot flashes by 28% among menopausal women compared with a 6% decrease among women who had a sham acupuncture treatment. The effects of acupuncture vs. a sham acupuncture...