Natural Medicine: Acupuncture pins down seasonal allergy relief

Written by on January 9, 2008 in Health

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Seattlepi reports on weekly acupuncture with herbal medicine reducing allergy symptoms and supporting your immune system.

A growing number of allergy sufferers in the United States are turning to the ancient therapy of acupuncture to bring them relief from the sneezing, congestion and watery eyes that plague them.

According to a 2004 study published by Allergy: European Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine can be safe and effective treatment options for patients with seasonal allergies. Acupuncture was given once a week for six weeks with a Chinese herbal medicine formula taken daily. At the conclusion of the study, patients noted improvements in allergy symptoms in the nose and eyes, higher energy levels, and improved emotional well-being…

Consumers spend millions of dollars each year on medications and allergy shots to treat allergic rhinitis, and these treatments can cause unwanted side effects, such as drowsiness. Acupuncture for allergic rhinitis focuses on supporting the immune system, as well as relieving symptoms.

 

About Tony Cecala

Tony is a business strategist. He publishes the Holistic Networker and produces the Wellness Expo. In his spare time he reads about technology and the mind.


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About the Author: Tony is a business strategist. He publishes the Holistic Networker and produces the Wellness Expo. In his spare time he reads about technology and the mind. .

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