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facial acupressure points

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Probably: While i've never heard of this happening, i'm sure it's possible that pressure on the area right in front of the ear (where the trigeminal nerve comes ... Read More
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Dr. Christopher Moeller
38 years experience Dermatology
Facial pain: Yes it could.
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Dr. Kim Capehart
20 years experience Dentistry
Possibly: It is possible if the nerve is irritated. You may need to go to the doctors to be evaluated to make sure you have normal nerve function.

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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
30 years experience Holistic Medicine
Moon face: Steroids taken for an extended period can cause a moon face. It will take time with being off steroids for the facial swelling to stop.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neetu Ahluwalia
20 years experience Pain Management
Yes: It depends on the condition being treated. Your licensed acupuncturist will design a treatment plan based on your underlying condition.
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Yes like anything there is variability.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
TCM: Traditional chinese medicine provides information about the benefists of stimulation of the various individual points and constellations of major acu ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Kirschner
40 years experience General Practice
When you have pain: Explore painful area with your fingers, to find pain points (knots, tension) apply slow firm pressure at a 90 degree angle from the surface of your sk ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I am not aware: Of acupressure or acupuncture techniques that will cause your breasts to grow larger.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
53 years experience General Practice
Natural therapy: The practitioner presses on acupuncture points instead of inserting a needle. No one knows what the physiological mechanism is. The data is mostly e ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
These are well rated: Acupressure For Common Ailments, Acupressure's Potent Points: A Guide to Self-Care for Common Ailments, The Healing Benefits of Acupressure: Acupunctu ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
One idea: Acupressure remains fringe medicine. If you're here, you probably want to do something that's evidence-based and actually has some physiologic effect ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Many conditions: Acupressure can be used to treat many conditions including nausea, abdominal & back pain, headache, fatigue, anxiety, asthma, bronchitis, stress, mens ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pejman Katiraei
18 years experience Holistic Medicine
Depends: Depends on what you mean by common diseases. If you are referring to asthma, allergies... Yes, it can help. We believe that acupuressure and acupunc ... Read More
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