Chinese Auricular Acupuncture narrows the focus to ear acupuncture
techniques and uses the concepts of traditional Chinese acupuncture to examine clinical applications of ear acupuncture
Auriculotherapy Manual: Chinese and Western Systems of Ear Acupuncture
Women experiencing natural menopause and aged between 40 and 60 years were included in the analysis, which evaluated the effects of various forms of acupuncture, including traditional Chinese medicine acupuncture (TCMA), acupressure, electro-acupuncture, laser acupuncture and ear acupuncture
4 PRESS YOUR EAR ACUPUNCTURE
has been a great success at helping smokers to quit.
It is based on the principles of subtle energy and ear acupuncture
points may be stimulated with needles or ear seeds.
A variety of TCM methods have preventive effects, such as acupoint sticking, herbal fumigation, TCM heat pack therapy, acupuncture, moxibustion, ear acupuncture
, acupoints pressing, Tuina Therapy and TCM enemas, which may serve as useful complements to modern medicine 7.
In return, they offered free ear acupuncture
clinics, which involved inserting five thin acupuncture needles around the outer edge of the ear to stimulate energy to five corresponding organ systems, including lungs, liver, kidneys and nervous system, as well as to provide total body relaxation.
We read with great interest the case report by Winter and Spiegel on the side effects of ear stapling, (1) which is an alternative form of ear acupuncture
This atlas by Strittmatter (chief instructor, German Academy of Acupuncture) is intended to serve as a beginner's guide (or practitioner's quick reference) to ear acupuncture
as it has developed in Europe since its introduction by the French physician Paul Nogier some 50 years ago and further refinement through the work of Dr.
Sue runs her business SMART UK (Substance Misuse and Addiction Registered Training UK) and travels throughout UK and Europe teaching prison officers, nurses and community drug and alcohol teams on how to administer a special type of ear acupuncture
that helps fight addiction.
Three trials also included one additional acupuncture session in addition to the sessions immediately before and after transfer; six trials also used ear acupuncture
to supplement body acupuncture.