Acupuncture Helps Ease Post-Surgical Ills -Study

Acupuncture Helps Ease Post-Surgical Ills -Study WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Acupuncture, already shown to help ease the nausea patients often suffer after having surgery, may actually work better than drugs, U.S. researchers reported on Wednesday. And patients were happier with the treatment, the team at Duke University Medical Center in North Carolina found. The researchers studied…

Acupuncture for Nausea Caused by Chemotherapy Study

Acupuncture to Reduce Nausea during Chemotherapy Treatment of Rheumatic Diseases. Author: Josefson A, Kreuter M. Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden. Objective. To study if acupuncture, combined with ondansetron treatment, reduces nausea and vomiting associated with cyclophosphamide infusion in patients with rheumatic diseases. Methods. Thirty-nine patients were treated with acupuncture…