Acupuncture.Com - Gateway to Chinese Medicine, Health and Wellness        Store                    Google
PATIENTS

bulletConditions A-Z
bulletAcupuncture Clinic
bulletFind an Acupuncturist
bulletHerbal Remedies
bulletDiet & Nutrition
bulletChi Gong &Tai Chi
bulletChinese Medicine Basics
bulletPatient Testimonials
bulletAnimal Acupuncture
bulletStore

PRACTITIONERS/STUDENTS

bulletSyndromes A-Z
bulletAcuPoint Locator
bulletHerbology
bulletPractice Building
bulletCEUs/Events
bulletEmployment
bulletStudy Acupuncture
bulletAcupuncture Schools
bulletResearch
bulletTCM Library
bulletLaws & Regulations
bulletPractitioner Links
bulletPractitioner Store

MORE

bulletPoints Newsletter
bulletCatalog Requests
bulletContact Us
bulletAbout Acupuncture.Com
bulletPrivacy Policy

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Acupuncture.Com accepts article contributions. Email submissions to contact@acupuncture.com

Subscribe

Keep informed on current news in the world of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Home > Research > Post-Polio

Treatment of Post-Polio Syndrome with Auricular Acupuncture

By Francis T. H'Doubler, Jr., M.D.  

The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of electrostimulation of auricular acupuncture points in the treatment of confirmed post-polio syndrome patients. Short and Long term responses in 12 study subjects were measured. Good or excellent results were obtained in all patients; 66.7% reported a return to their pre-existing levels of health. Our experience has shown that this modality can be effective as a permanent, relatively simple and inexpensive form of therapy for this condition. To our knowledge, this is the first effective therapy available for the over 75,000 post-polio syndrome patients in the United States alone.

Francis T. H'Doubler, Jr, M.D.
1900 South National Avenue, Suite 2950
Springfield, Missouri 65804 U.S.A.

Featured Products

Perpetual Shield Immune Booster

Strengthen the Body with Immune-Enhancing Chinese Herbs


Enduring Youth  Capsules

A Special Formula that Nourishes and Balances the Body


Abundant Energy Digestion Formula

Promotes a Strong and Healthy Digestion System


Internal Cleanse Capsules

Promotes Gentle Detoxification
 


B-Slim

Lose Weight Naturally with Chinese Herbs


Tao of Nutrition - Compare PricesThe Tao of Nutrition
By Maoshing Ni

The Path to Good Nutrition and Health


Cold and Flu Capsules

A Natural and Speedy Remedy for Cold / Flu

More Featured Products



   
All Contents Copyright 1996-2012 Cyber Legend Ltd. All rights reserved.
Acupuncturist directory and Acupuncture school referral services provided by Acufinder.com.
Use of this website is subject to our Terms and Conditions. All logos, service marks and trademarks belong to their respective owners.