Acupuncture and herbal medicine is one of the most effective, safe treatments of metabolic syndrome. Acupuncture has been clinically proven to lower blood glucose level, hyperinsulinemia, C- peptide levels and blood pressure. Experiments on animals suggest that acupuncture affects glucose metabolism by influencing the hippocampus of the brain. Many studies from China have reveal positive blood sugar lowering and weight loss results for herbal therapy. For more information on treatment options please call our office.
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