HealthWatch: Women Heart Attack Symptoms; Accupressure Can help Reduce Chronic Back Pain

HealthWatch: Women Heart Attack Symptoms; Accupressure Can help Reduce Chronic Back Pain

August 28, 2019 0 By Bertrand Dibbert


. INFORMATION HAS BEEN GETTING OUT SO PREVALENTLY. THAT NOW TO DIAL IT BACK AND SAY NO, CHEST PAIN IS TO BE TAKEN SERIOUSLY. IT’S IMPORTANT FOR WOMEN TO KNOW THAT TOO. MICHIGAN RESEARCHERS HAVE FOUND THAT A TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE TECHNIQUE MAY REDUCE PAIN IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC BACK PROBLEMS AND THERE ARE SO MANY PEOPLE WHO SUFFER THAT. WE’RE NOT TALKING ABOUT ACUPUNCTURE. WE’RE NOT TALKING ABOUT ACUPUNCTURE, ACUPUNCTURE INVOLVES NEEDLES. ACU-PRESSURE, YOU USE A FINGER OR THUMB OR DEVICE TO APPLY PRESSURE TO DIFFERENT AREAS OF THE BODY. SIMILAR TO ACUPUNCTURE BUT WITHOUT A NEEDLE. AND IT’S USED TO TREAT AILMENTS. INCLUDING PAIN. RESEARCHERS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN HOOKED AT 67 VOLUNTEERS AND THEY HAD CHRONIC BACK PAIN AND THEY FOUND THAT WHEN THEY USED ACU-PRESSURE FOR 27 TO 30 MINUTES A DAY FOR SIX WEEKS, THEY DID REPORT LESS PAIN AND IN SOME CASES LESS FATIGUE. AS WE KNOW, MANY PEOPLE WITH CHRONIC PAIN END UP RELYING ON MEDICATIONS AND OFTENTIMES OPIOIDS WHICH HAVE SIDE EFFECTS AND POSE AN INCREASE RISK FOR ADDICTION. THIS WOULD BE A CHEAP, SAFEWAY THAT PEOPLE COULD TREAT THEIR PAIN AT HOME ON THEIR OWN AND MIGHT HELP THEM AVOID SIDE EFFECTS OF MEDICATION. WITH THE OPIOID CRISIS, SUCH A SERIOUS HEALTH THREAT IN THIS