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Acupuncture for the Stress and Hypertension Hamilton and Grimsby service

Posted Sep 17th, 2018 in Acupuncture, Naturopathic Medicine, News, Tips

Acupuncture for the Stress and Hypertension Hamilton and Grimsby service

What is new about the treatment of stress with acupuncture?

Acupuncture has been used for the treatment of stress and anxiety for many years. This is based on the fact that acupuncture needles streamline the energy channels responsible for happiness and calming the mind. This has been proved in scientific research done on patients with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) which proved the positive results of acupuncture in these patients, this research was published in The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease https://journals.lww.com/jonmd/Abstract/2007/06000/Acupuncture_for_Posttraumatic_Stress_Disorder__A.7.aspx 

Can Acupuncture treat hypertension? 

The answer to this question is YES, Acupuncture can reduce Blood Pressure in patients with Hypertension. The evidence for that comes from a large scientific study that proved the ability of acupuncture to lower the blood pressure of patients with hypertension and receiving antihypertensive medications https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2014/279478/abs/ 

The Ontario Naturopathic Clinic offers this service to clients in Hamilton and Grimsby 

Do you need to book an Acupuncture Session?

No Problem, just click on this link if you are living in Hamilton, Saint Catherine, Stony Creek, or Grimsby



Or this link if you are living in Toronto or surrounding cities



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