Acupuncture Continuing Education

Acupuncture Education and Hypertension

Seoul, Korea: January 24, 2008 - A recent study from Seoul, Korea concludes that acupuncture is effective in the treatment of hypertension.  A radomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial measured significant reductions in blood pressure for patients treated with acupuncture.  More significantly, the study measured lasting results using acupuncture for the treatment of hypertesion (Neurological Science, v29, s1, 2-07, pp98-103(6)).