Posts Tagged ‘knee pain’

Acupuncture for Cold Weather Joint & Arthritis Pain Relief

Tuesday, January 11th, 2011 by Sharon Sherman

As the weather turns colder, many people feel not only the chill in the air, but can also suffer from increased joint and arthritis pain.  For many years, this correlation was often noted by patients and pain sufferers – think of anyone you know with a bad back or bad knees and how they can […]


Acupuncture Treatment for Knee Pain: Experience Greater Pain Relief

Monday, September 14th, 2009 by Sharon Sherman

Knee pain due to osteoarthritis affects approximately 1 in 10 adults over the age of 55.  A recent study suggests that acupuncture in addition to drug treatment for knee pain from osteoarthritis is more effective than drug treatment alone. Fifty-five patients seeking pain relief were divided into three groups:  one group received acupuncture twice a […]