Respiratory Health and Infectious Illness

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has a long history of successfully treating many respiratory conditions and infectious illnesses with safe, natural methods.  Acupuncture, Fire Cupping (a non-needle manual therapy) and internal herbal medicine are used to effectively treat ailments of the lung, throat and sinuses.  In many cases, TCM treatment can yield results superior to modern western medicine without the use of unnecessary antibiotics or steroids.  If we suspect a respiratory condition or infectious illness requires treatment with antibiotics, steroids, or other western pharmaceuticals, we will refer the patient to a western medical doctor for additional care.

Some of the respiratory conditions and infectious illnesses treated naturally in our clinic include:

 

Asthma

Bronchitis (acute and chronic)

Common colds

Coughs (acute and chronic)

Dengue Fever

Influenza

Malaria

Seasonal Allergies

Sinusitis/sinus infection

Sore throat

Voice/throat health for singers

Wheezing