The aim of this study was to analyze the effects
of treating mind, body, and spirit with acupuncture and herbal medicine to
increase the efficacy of pain management for fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS).
The design of this research was to compare and
contrast research articles from PubMed, the clinical experience of the author,
and a research survey, which was administered to support or disprove the
hypothesis that treating the mind, body and spirit with acupuncture and herbal
medicine increased pain management of fibromyalgia.
I have treated many cases of depression and psychological issues with acupuncture and sometimes with both acupuncture and herbs. I have had a great deal of success. There has been many discussions on this subject and how effective acupuncture is on depression, PTSD, and other psychological issues and trauma. I have treated these issues with a combination of the points in the upper back, the heavenly points, esoteric acupuncture and five element acupuncture and herbs for stress reduction. Here is a research that was done on the subject:
The Subject of Bowel Movements may seem strange and unusual to write
about, but for your health and well-being nothing should be held back.
Having healthy cleansing of the body is not only good for you physically
but it can affect you mentally and emotionally. Who doesn't feel
lighter after a nice royal throne relief session? In Chinese medicine
all aspects of our bodily functions are questioned and recorded to
assess the health of the patient and any imbalances the patient might be
Central Nervous Pathway for Acupuncture Stimulation:
Localization of Processing with Functional MR Imaging of the Brain—Preliminary
Hsieh, MD, PhD,
Iris Chen, PhD,
Tsai, MD, PhD,
R. Rosen, MD, PhD and
K. Kwong, PhD
To characterize the
central nervous system (CNS) pathway for acupuncture stimulation in the human
brain by using functional magnetic resonance (MR) imaging.