Prostate Cancer & Acupuncture

Almost 13% of men in the US develop prostate cancer at some point in their lives. (NIH National Cancer Institute)

Depending on the stage or progression of the tumor, there are a wide variety of treatment options in western medicine that include: scheduled surveillance, surgery, radiation and more.

Acupuncture can play an important supportive role in the prevention and treatment of prostate cancer.

What can you do to prevent prostate cancer?

A healthy immune system defends the body against disease. A balanced diet, regular exercise and adequate rest are key ingredients to maintaining our overall health.

Sometimes, despite our best intentions, we become overwhelmed by anxiety, stress or lack of sleep. These challenges can affect our health. Additionally, the use of antibiotics and medications can take a toll on our immune system. Acupuncture is one of the most affective tools to address these problems and help you maintain a healthy immune system. Read More