Diabetes

Diabetes

Diabetes is defined as a disease characterized by an increased level of glucose in blood. It stems from the fact that the body is unable to transport glucose to the inside of cells. Thus, the level of glucose in the blood is too high, whilst cells starve to death....
Stomach ulcers

Stomach ulcers

Patients suffering from stomach and duodenum ulcers often times look for help outside of mainstreem medicine. Clinical effectiveness of acupuncture as an auxiliary method in treatment of this illness is doubtless, yet there is no clinical survey that would provide...
Nausea and vomiting

Nausea and vomiting

Nausea and vomiting may have various causes. The largest number of studies confirming the efficacy of acupuncture and acupressure has been conducted on patients suffering from intra – and postoperative nausea and vomiting, and caused by chemotherapy. Recently,...
Obesity

Obesity

Obesity is a serious social problem and it is considered one of the plagues of the modern world. The World Health Organization estimates that in 2008 there were 1.4 billion overweight people in the world, including 500 million obese (source).1 In Poland, in 2003-2005...