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Acid Reflux and Acupuncture

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Old 04-21-2008, 06:27 PM   #1
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Acid Reflux and Acupuncture

Has anyone else tried to improve their GERD/LPR situation with acupuncture? I tried it for 2 sessions 3 years ago, but did not see any improvement.

I'm thinking of giving it another go, going with a better acupuncturist and more sessions to see if it will help.

I ran across this study and it does seem to give some hope.


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Old 04-21-2008, 08:03 PM   #2
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Re: Acid Reflux and Acupuncture

I tried about 6 acupuncture sessions, and it helped me reduce stress, which helps out physiologically, since we know stress is a killer. However, I was not cured of my reflux disease. Without a doubt it helps, but I'm not sure if it will cure it.

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