Category Archives for "Electro-Acupuncture"

How Electroacupuncture Inhibits Pain

How Electroacupuncture Inhibits Pain: On A Chemical Level

​The study “Mechanism of Acupuncture-Electroacupuncture on Persistent Pain” published in February 2015 shows that electroacupuncture activates the nervous system in a different way when in healthy conditions than in pain conditions. Electroacupuncture blocks pain by being able to activate several different bioactive chemicals though spinal, peripheral, and supraspinal mechanisms. These chemicals include opioids, which are […]

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Electroacupuncture Promotes Tissue Repair

Electroacupuncture Promotes Tissue Repair in Sports Athletes

A study conducted by Indiana University School of Medicine published in the journal Stem Cells in March 2017 found that the utilization of electroacupuncture releases stem cells, which in turn helps tissue repair. This can be especially helpful for athletes who need to heal from various injuries as quickly as possible so they can get […]

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Electro Acupuncture

What is Electro Acupuncture?

​What is Electro-Acupuncture?Hi and welcome to Fast Relief Acupuncture! It’s me John Kim, your licensed acupuncturist in the Bergen County region of NJ. First, I would like to apologize for not writing anything for the past few months. The reason for this is that I have gotten not only busy at work (which I cannot […]

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