What is COPD?
COPD is Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. It is the alveoli lost its elasticity and/or phlegm accumulated on the wall of bronchi that leads hard breathing.
What is the cause and treatments?
- 85% by smoke can use acupuncture and a qi gong to get lungs expanded to help some. But use Chinese herb can help to treat the root problem to clean the tar, phlegm and prolonged induced blood stasis in the lungs and bronchi. meanwhile strengthen the lungs function.
- The other reasons can be lungs problem that caused by bacteria infection, or lungs got injury or prolonged phlegm accumulation that blockage energy and blood flow . Acupuncture or acupuncture plus herbs or acupuncture plus herbs and moxibution can help depends on severity.
© 2012 Frieda Mah, L.Ac.