Hope Foundation - Creating an awareness of Lupus, Sickle Cell and Arthritis

Is acupuncture helpful to people with lupus?

There have been anecdotal reports from people stating that they received acupuncture and believed they benefited from it. This is an area of alternative medicine that requires further controlled scientific studies before we can say whether or not acupuncture is helpful in treating the symptoms of lupus. However, there are studies that show acupuncture can be effective in back pain and fibromyalgia.

FAQs - Alternative Medicine

  • Is massage safe for people with lupus? +

    Yes. If you find that it helps, then good. If you find that it is not helpful, then you should Read More
  • Is acupuncture helpful to people with lupus? +

    There have been anecdotal reports from people stating that they received acupuncture and believed they benefited from it. This is Read More
  • How close are we to a cure? +

    It is difficult to know. Just as an automobile mechanic must understand how a car engine works before he/she can Read More
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