Acupuncture and Herbs Alleviate Ascites Due To Liver Cirrhosis

Researchers document that acupuncture combined with moxibustion and herbal medicine enhance the effectiveness of drug therapy for patients with cirrhotic ascites (CA). Patient benefits include reduced fluid retention, improved liver function, and lower relapse rates. In addition, hospitalization durations are significantly reduced.

Never underestimate the power of acupuncture and herbal medicine in the treatment of chronic disease. It always amazes me how patients who have been suffering from a particular condition or conditions for decades can have significant improvement improvement in a few short months of acupuncture, herbs and other integrated therapies. If you or a loved one is suffering from chronic illness or pain you should contact the acupuncture and integrative medicine practice of Dr. Scott Denny with locations in Davie, Pompano and Boca Raton, Florida. Don’t suffer needlessly. Please also visit and complete a complimentary health analysis. 

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