Acupuncture Decreases Side Effects of Chemo Therapy

Acupuncture is a traditional way of treatment that has been practiced in China and other Asian countries for centuries. It has been clinically proven to ease the troublesome symptoms associated with cancer treatment (chemotherapy) and (radiation), such as dry mouth, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, depression, anxiety and immune suppression.[1] Some studies also suggest that regular sessions of […]

How Acupuncture Treats side effects of Chemotherapy

A 2018 study published in the World Journal of Acupuncture-Moxibustion looked at the effect of acupuncture treatments on cancer and rectal cancer patients who were experiencing hand-foot syndrome caused by their chemotherapy treatments. Hand-foot syndrome is a known side effect of chemotherapy characterized by redness, swelling, tingling, numbness, itching and pain in the palms of […]