Acupuncture for infantile colic

A recent controlled trial carried out by K Landgren & I Hallstrom¬† in Sweden and published in Acupuncture in Medicine suggests there is evidence that acupuncture appears to safely reduce crying in infants with colic. The aim of the trial was to compare and evaluate the effect of two types of acupuncture versus no acupuncture on infants with colic, those …

Sea bands and Nausea

A study conducted looking into the effectiveness of sea bands applied to Pc 6 acupuncture point was conducted healthy pregnant women in their 1 st trimester, who had at least one episode of nausea, vomiting, or both before their prenatal clinic/office visit. The women were split into two groups where one group received a sea band containing a pressure button …