Journal of Acuherb in medicine

Monthly Archives: October 2012

Acupuncture for Diverticulitis

Diverticular disease is pathology of the colon thought to be due to weakening of the colon wall that may be caused by increased intra-colonic pressure. Small hernias, protrusions or pouches occur in the colon wall and these can trigger inflammation. Diverticular disease can be asymptomatic until inflammation occurs at which point it is labelled Diverticulitis […]