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尝试针灸的前十大理由

(本文由湾区常欣中医师提供)针灸是一种自然疗法,是一种中国药物。它涉及到细如发丝的针插入到特定的穴位于人体,刺激人体的自愈能力。针灸可以用来治疗和克服各种生理和心理健康有关的问题。

疼痛缓解

针灸可以帮助缓解疼痛,针灸能增强人体的内啡肽,这通常被称为“自我感觉良好”的化学物质的水平。针灸也有助于治疗身体和精神上的问题。

免疫系统

有证据表明,针灸可以增强机体的免疫系统和自然性。它已被证明可以促进白血细胞的增加,以及α,β,γ球蛋白水平。阿尔法和贝塔球蛋白被认为是更好地帮助白血细胞抵抗感染,而协助伽马球蛋白的免疫抗体的生产。

抵御对毒品,烟和其他药品的依赖

针灸协助吸毒和酗酒成瘾的恢复。它通过帮助减轻戒断症状,降低烟瘾,缓解紧张,并帮助人们放松。事实上,针灸之所以如此成功,在药物治疗的恢复,美国的许多诊所使用针灸作为其方案的一个不可分割的组成部分。

肌肉骨骼疾病

针灸有能力释放肌肉紧张,以及在结缔组织的张力。这使得淋巴管,神经和循环系统,以更有效地运作。出于这些原因,针灸在预防和治疗肌骨骼疾病是有助益的。事实上,这样的体育人物,查尔斯 – 巴克利,卡尔·刘易斯和吉姆·麦克马洪使用针灸治疗,以提高培训和性能,以及加快愈合和管理疼痛。

过敏

过敏是由于免疫系统的过度反应。环境因素,如花粉,灰尘和化学品是过敏的常见原因。类似的象食物,如牛奶,小麦和自私,也可引起过敏性反应。过敏可引起水汪汪的大眼睛,鼻塞,打喷嚏。他们也可能导致更严重的问题,如关节痛,糖尿病,青光眼,肾脏疾病,抑郁症,心脏心悸和学习障碍。通过针灸治疗,可以解毒和身体的免疫系统能够得到加强,从而使身体不再有过敏反应。

应力

压力可以导致更严重的健康问题,如心脏病,癌症,中风和呼吸系统的问题。根据中医理论,压力会导致问题造成肝脏的不平衡。因此,针灸帮助肝恢复平衡,放松肌肉,并带来心情的放松和平静。

疾病和紊乱

针灸可以帮助50多个不同的内科问题。得到了有效的针灸治疗的一些疾病,包括:支气管炎,哮喘,腹泻,溃疡,高血压。具体的针灸治疗是取决于每个人的情况不同而变化的,并且可用于结合其他自然疗法,如草药和按摩。

慢性疲劳综合征

慢性疲劳综合征是经常和抑郁症,压力,或感染有关。无论是什么原因,慢性疲劳综合征的患者有免疫系统缺陷,并且大多数人身体或五脏比较弱。针灸可以提高机体的免疫能力,因此,消除慢性疲劳综合征。

绝经

与绝经相关的典型症状包括夜间盗汗,潮热,失眠,情绪波动,和心脏心悸。在中医看来,出现这些症状是阴失去了平衡。然而,其他更年期症状包括体重增加,高血压,消化不良,水潴留,这些都是阳的不平衡。如果不及时治疗,它会导致一个气虚乏力,阴道乾涩,这会导致疲劳,降低性欲,腰背痛,四肢发冷,大小便失禁。针灸疗法已被证明,可以帮助恢复平衡的阴和阳,从而减少更年期症状。

经前综合症和月经

许多妇女月经前后的情感和身体上的疼痛和不适。情绪困扰,包括抑郁,悲伤,愤怒的爆发,和烦躁不安。身体的痛苦可以包括下背部和下腹部疼痛。针灸可以帮助身体恢复平衡,消除或减轻相关的生理和心理疼痛与月经。

针灸是一种中医传统治疗方法,并很快在西方文化中的人们所接受,它是绿色的和有能力在没有副作用的情况下治疗情绪和身体的问题。


Top Reasons To Try Acupuncture
  

According to “solve your problem” study, Acupuncture is a natural therapy that is a form of Chinese medication. It involves inserting hair-thin needles into specific points on the body to stimulate the body’s healing abilities. Acupuncture can be used to heal and overcome a variety of physical and mental health related problems.

Pain Relief

Acupuncture can aid in relieving pain. This is, in part, due to the fact that acupuncture increases the body’s level of endorphins, which are often referred to as “feel good” chemicals. Acupuncture also helps normalize nerve impulses because acupuncture points and the central nervous system are connected.

The Immune System

Evidence has indicated that acupuncture strengthens the body’s immune system and natural resistance. It has been shown that there is an increase in white blood cells, as well as in the level of Alpha, Beta, and Gamma Globulins after an acupuncture treatment. Alpha and Beta Globulins are thought to help white bloods cells better fight infection, while Gamma Globulins assist in the production of immune antibodies.

Drug Recovery

Acupuncture assists in the recovery of drug and alcohol addiction. It does this by helping to reduce withdrawal symptoms, decreasing cravings, relieving tension, and helping people relax. In fact, acupuncture is so successful in drug treatment recovery that many clinics throughout the United States use acupuncture as an integral component of their programs.

Musculoskeletal Disorders

Acupuncture has the ability to release muscle tension, as well as tension in the connective tissues. This allows the lymphatic, nervous, and circulatory systems to function more efficiently. For these reasons, acupuncture is helpful in both prevention and treating musculoskeletal disorders. In fact, sports figures such as Carl Lewis, Charles Barkley, and Jim McMahon are known to use acupuncture in order to improve training and performance, as well as to speed up healing and to manage pain.

Allergies

Allergies are caused by the immune system reacting to substances that are harmless to most people. Environmental factors, such as pollen, dust and chemicals are common causes of allergies. Similar, foods such as milk, wheat, and selfish can cause allergic reactions. Allergies can cause watery eyes, stuffy nose and sneezing. They can also cause more serious problems, such as joint pain, diabetes, glaucoma, kidney problems, depression, heart palpitations and learning disorders. Through acupuncture, the body can be detoxified and the immune system can be strengthened, thereby causing the body to cease having allergic reactions.

Stress

Stress can lead to more serious health problems, such as heart disease, cancer, stroke, and respiratory problems. According to Chinese medicine, stress causes these problems when the liver energy is out of balance. Therefore, acupuncture helps but this energy back into balance, which relaxes the muscles and brings about peace of mind.

Diseases and Disorder

Acupuncture can help with more than 50 different internal medical problems. Some diseases that have been effectively treated with acupuncture include: bronchitis, asthma, diarrhea, ulcers, and hypertension. The exact acupuncture treatment varies depending on the medical condition and may be used in conjunction with other natural therapies, such as herbs and massage.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is often brought on my depression, stress, or an infection. No matter the direct cause, patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome have immune system deficiencies and most have a weakness in their internal organs. Acupuncture can be used to improve the body’s immunity and, therefore, eliminate Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.

Menopause

Typical symptoms associated with menopause include night sweats, hot flashes, insomnia, mood swings, and heart palpitations. In Chinese medicine, these symptoms occur when the Yin is out of balance. Yet other symptoms of menopause can include weight gain, hypertension, indigestion, and water retention, these are caused by an imbalance in the Yang. If these are left untreated, it results in a Qi deficiency, which causes feelings of fatigue, a dry vagina, decreases sex drive, lower back pain, cold extremities, and incontinence. Acupuncture therapy has been shown to help get the Yin and the Yang back into balance, thereby reducing the symptoms of menopause.

PMS and Menstruation

Many women experience both emotional and physical pain and discomfort before and after menstruation. Emotional difficulties can include sadness, anger outbursts, depression, and irritability. Physical pains can include pain in the lower back and the lower abdomen. Acupuncture can help bring the body back into balance and eliminate or lesson physical and social pain associated with menstruation.

Acupuncture is a form of traditional Chinese medicine that is quickly gaining acceptance in Western culture for its proven ability to treat emotional and physical problems without the side effects associated with other forms of medication.

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