Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine | Prostate enlargement

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Prostate enlargement or benign prostate hypertrophy is a commonly occurring enlargement of the prostate which commonly occurs in males after the age of 40 years. Sometimes the symptoms are mild however it can affect the following symptoms;
  • Ability to urinate
  • Frequent bladder infections
  • Affect on sex life
  • Urgent need to urinate, which can disturb your sleep

 

Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine can be a great options for managing symptoms for those trying to avoid medications or surgery, as well as prevention of mild bladder infections and management of other symptoms. Current research is unclear but a systematic review is being undertaken (1).

References

  1. Wei ZhangJinna YuZhishun LiuWeina Peng ( 2015) Acupuncture for benign prostatic hyperplasia: a systematic review protocol, found at http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/5/4/e007009?utm_source=TrendMD&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=BMJOp_TrendMD-0