- Alcohol Abuse
- Drug Addiction
- Food abuse
- Gaming Addiction
Chinese Medicine Perspective
Acupuncture: It can restore the balance by stimulating specific points on the body. Modern researches found it can raise endorphin levels, which are natural painkillers, found in and produced by the body. A high level of endorphin can help addicts to curb cravings and withdrawal symptoms.
Chinese herbal medicine: It can help detoxifications and rebuild the harmonized relationships between different organs. Modern science found it can achieve sedation, hypnosis and anti-convulsion effects. It also can stabilize blood sugar level, improve protein metabolism, protect liver, control blood pressure, protect cardiovascular and regulate immune function.
Auricular (Ear) acupuncture: It is an important method for stopping addiction with the stimulation of points in the ear. The macrocosm of the full body’s meridians can be represented in the microcosm of the ear. Therefore, the stimulation of certain points on the ear can achieve the result of stimulating the Qi of whole body.
Chinese Medicine including acupuncture and Chinese herbs can produce calm and alert feeling, reduce withdrawal symptoms and decrease future cravings.