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We both value the research of modern science and the many developments that have been discovered.
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Moxibustion on treating conditions.
‘The results revealed that moxibustion might more favorably relieve the severity and frequency of CINV, compared with no treatment (RR: 2.04, 95% CI: 1.42–2.93); moxibustion might have stronger effects than antiemetic drugs (RR: 1.87, 95% CI: 1.27–2.76).’
Ziling Huang, Zongshi Qin, et al., (2017) Moxibustion for Chemotherapy-
(2017) The Treatment of Glucocorticoid Steroid Resistant Chronic Inflammatory Disease with Moxa Tar .
The practitioner is trying out using moxa on laryngeal problems, COPD, resistant eczema, atrophic gastritis, angina and diabetic foot ulcers. Interesting findings however all his studies are too small and open to observer bias.
(2017) OSTEOPOROSIS. At present the mainstay for the treatment of osteoporosis is medication and exercise however ‘heat-
(2017) NECK PAIN. Moxibustion combined with acupuncture is better than acupuncture or moxibustion alone for helping cervical spondylitic radiculopathy ‘acupuncture combined with heat-
(2017) OSTEOARTHRITIS KNEE Moxibustion helps in the treatment of osteoarthritis (knee) ‘The existing trial evidence is sufficiently convincing to suggest that moxibustion, compared with sham moxibustion and oral drugs, is effective for pain reduction and symptom management in Knee Osteoarthritis.
(2016) CROHNS DISEASE. Moxibustion has been shown to help in alleviating symptoms of Crohns disease and also improving neuromodulation of the brain. The results suggest that both treatments (moxibustion and electroacupuncture) improved the disease condition and quality of life.