Treat Parkinson’s Disease By Acupuncture And Chinese Herbal Medicine
Parkinson’s disease is a clinical syndrome characterized by impairment of movement, rigidity and tremor, which results from damage to the basal ganglia. Its pathology consists of cellular loss and depigmentation of the substantia nigra. This is accompanies by biochemical changes in the corpus striatum where there is a decrease of dopamine. In Chinese Medicine, Parkinson’s disease is always related to interior Wind - Liver Wind which is from Liver Blood deficiency. The main clinical manifestations of Liver Wind include tremors, tics, severe dizziness, vertigo and numbness.
The acupuncture treatments for Parkinson’s disease including the body acupuncture and the scalp acupuncture.
The purpose of acupuncture and Chinese herbs is to tonify Liver Blood and remove Liver Wind to control the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease.
How many treatments?
• 1 to 3 treatments per week or per month depending on the severity of your conditions
• You may need more treatments depending on the severity of your conditions