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In addition to the 77 ailments for which acupuncture has been shown to be an effective treatment by the World Health Organization, the doctors at Acupuncture & Chinese Medical Center have successfully expanded the scope of the effectiveness of acupuncture since 1968.

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“I WILL DEVOTE MY ENERGY TO A LIFETIME OF HEALING THROUGH ACUPUNCTURE”
Dr. Shan Kong




“THERE WERE FOUR THINGS WHICH THE MASTER TAUGHT—LETTERS, ETHICS, DEVOTION OF SOUL, AND TRUTHFULNESS"
Confucius
(552 B.C.—479 B.C.)








Acupuncture for Osteoporosis

Contrary to common misconception, acupuncture is effective in helping patients with Osteoporosis.
Usually in women, this rate of bone loss accelerates significantly after menopause.

How does acupuncture work for Osteoporosis?

Acupuncture balances function of hormone, adrenal and parathyroid glands to slow down the rate of bone loss. Acupuncture improves digestion and absorption of protein and vitamin D, which help the body build bone and absorb calcium to help retard or even halt bone loss.


Course of treatment

There are 10-15 acupuncture sessions in one course of treatment. Treatment frequency depends on individual condition. Chinese herbs work synergistically with acupuncture.

For more information please contact Dr. Shan Kong at Acupuncture and Chinese Medical Center Ann Arbor, Michigan at (734) 276-3432 or (734) 996-0888.


 

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