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CAN ACUPUNCTURE LOWER BLOOD PRESSURE?

A recent study has demonstrated that Acupuncture has the potential to reduce hypertension.

“Scientists reported last year that patients treated with Acupuncture at certain wrist points saw their blood pressure drop, but the cause was unknown. A new study from researchers at the UCI SS Center for Integrative Medicine has identified the mechanism…..

The study revealed that regular electroacupuncture treatment has the potential to lower hypertension by increasing the release of a kind of opioid in the brainstem region that controls blood pressure. ”

Extract from Science Daily article published by medical daily on Nov 2, 2016

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