THE TREATMENT OF OBESITY BY ACUPUNCTURE

@article{Caboglu2006THETO,
  title={THE TREATMENT OF OBESITY BY ACUPUNCTURE},
  author={Mehmet Tugrul Cab{\'y}oglu and N. Ergene and U. Tan},
  journal={International Journal of Neuroscience},
  year={2006},
  volume={116},
  pages={165 - 175}
}
  • Mehmet Tugrul Cabýoglu, N. Ergene, U. Tan
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Neuroscience
  • The present study is an investigation of the results of the studies on the effects of acupuncture application therapy on obesity. It has been reported that acupuncture application in obesity treatment is effective in procuring weight loss. It can affect appetite, intestinal motility, and metabolism, as well as emotional factors such as stress. Increases in neural activity in the ventromedial nuclei of the hypothalamus, in tone in the smooth muscle of the stomach and in levels of enkephalin… CONTINUE READING
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