Back Pain

September 6, 2010

Recently I treated a patient with low back pain and sciatica caused by herniated disc in the lumbar region. The patient does not want surgery. She found me from searching the Internet. After four sessions with acupuncture and tuina massage her pain level decreased from 8/10 to just 4/10. I hope with more sessions of […]

Treatment of dysmenorrhea with Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs- A Case Study

February 9, 2010

1 Yan Lu, L.Ac. Clinical Case Study #4 Treatment of dysmenorrhea with Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs- A Case Study ABSTRACT Background Treatment of dysmenorrhea with pharmaceutical medicine is effective, but may not prevent recurrence Object To present a case that demonstrates the effectiveness of acupuncture and Chinese herbs for dysmenorrhea Result reliving symptoms of dysmenorrhea […]

Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis with Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs – A Case Study

Yan Lu, L.Ac. Case Study 2 Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis with Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs – A Case Study ABSTRACT Background Treatment of rheumatoid arthritis with western drugs can have some serious side effects. Object To examine the approach and efficiency of acupuncture and Chinese herbs in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis in early stage. […]

Treatment of Sciatica with Electro-Acupuncture and Tuina Massage: A Case Study

TREATMENT OF SCIATICA WITH ELECTRO-ACUPUNCTURE AND TUINA: A CLINICAL CASE STUDY By Yan Lu, DAOM, LAC ABSTRACT Background Sciatica and back pain can be difficult to treat, especially when it does not have clear diagnosis from a western biomedical perspective such as negative findings in a MRI. Objective To examine the approach and efficiency of […]