Navigation Links
Pain in the back? Try Acupressure

New Research seems to compliment Acupressure over physical therapy, to alleviate lower back pain. Scientists from the National Taiwan University // have acclaimed Acupressure’s success with statistics – a remarkable 89% drop in disability, as compared to physical therapy with the effect lasting up to 6 months.

129 patients with chronic lower back pain were treated with six sessions of acupressure, and after the completion of treatment, recorded a definite lower disability score as compared to any form of physical therapy.

"This study shows that acupressure is more effective in alleviating low back pain than physical therapy in terms of pain scores, functional status, and disability," the scientists said.

This study on lower back pain is published in the British Medical Journal. Acupressure was also found to be useful to relieve pain at other locations in the body.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Self-Applied Acupressure May Reduce Sleepiness And Increase Alertness During Class Hours
2. Regular Acupressure May Reduce Agitated Behavior in Dementia
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:12/2/2016)... AL (PRWEB) , ... December 02, 2016 , ... ... from across the Dothan-Wiregrass Area in Alabama are expected to attend the UNCF ... Schmitz, will help provide scholarship funds for area students and operating support to ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... Center for Autism and Related ... those affected by autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. The group, which ... give parents and other caregivers the opportunity to share stories and advice, seek help, ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... With the number of pain management programs ... patients must find the one that works for them. When an inventor from Suisun ... that worked and decided to share it with others. , He developed a prototype ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... York, NY (PRWEB) , ... December 02, 2016 , ... ... high school and while 84 percent of parents report speaking with their child about ... pornography and sexually transmitted diseases. , Mediaplanet is proud to announce the launch of ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... The PAINWeekEnd ... Beach Resort and Spa in Honolulu, offering local frontline clinicians the opportunity to ... , The demand for supplemental training related to pain management has surged ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/2/2016)... 2016 Research and Markets has announced the ... their offering. ... R&D Drug Pipeline Database: 1-Year ... Drug Pipeline Database provides 24/7 online access to information about more ... and on investigational drug candidates in research & development. ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... , December 2, 2016 bioLytical Laboratories, un líder mundial ... el INSTI HIV Self Test , a los miembros de la Kenya ... ... INSTI HIV Self Test! (PRNewsFoto/bioLytical Laboratories) ...      (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161201/444905 ) bioLytical fue ...
(Date:12/2/2016)...  LifeVac, the revolutionary device that has successfully rescued ... Training and Support Services (ERTSS) training programs. ... part of the ERTSS mission to save lives," said ... "Having an established network of expert trainers demonstrating how ... our efforts to spread LifeVac,s message that choking deaths ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: