Acupuncture for Chronic Sinusitis

Chronic rhinosinusitis is a chronic infection of the sinuses that causes nasal congestion, sinus pain, and headaches. Chronic rhinosinusitis, commonly called chronic sinusitis, affects your energy, sleep, and work. Some research suggest that chronic sinusitis can even lead to depression and anxiety.

Conventional medication often is not completely successful in treating the symptoms. Many patients have been turning to acupuncture Chinese medicine for help.  In our New York City acupuncture clinic, we often use acupuncture, acupressure, and herbs to reduce the symptoms of sinusitis, especially during the spring allergy seasons which can exacerbate the sinusitis symptoms.

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Acupuncture for Hot Flashes

Acupuncture for hot flashes is a topic that deserves some attention.  I am planning on writing a blog post on it later in the week so please come back.  I often treat women with hot flashes in my New York Acupuncture clinic.

I wanted to quickly post a link to a WEB MD story published yesterday focusing on a research study that shows acupuncture may relieve hot flashes in women.

To get an idea of how acupuncture and Chinese medicine approach hot flashes, here is an article about balancing the yin and yang of the body.

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