Acupuncture treatment of cold hands and feet
Weather cold, the body will feel cold, cold hands and feet in particular, can not stand. This case is the Chinese medicine called “yang.” Cold hands and feet and heart blood vessels have a great relationship. Once the function of the cardiovascular system dysfunctional, it will affect the delivery of blood to run, resulting in cold hands and feet of the situation. Cold hands and feet should be the first treatment of deficiency, be Treating fundamentally. Yang and chills limb cold temperatures if you are in normal circumstances, the body always shivering, then do not bite the bullet and say that they are the health of the body. A healthy person, the seasons are not cold hands and feet, nor anywhere cold chills.
1. circulatory disorders: a weak heart, can not make the blood supply to peripheral parts of the body. Anemia: lack of blood circulation or low hemoglobin and red blood cells. Human blood vessels, blood returning ability will be weakened, making the hands and feet, especially the finger part of the blood circulation, which is commonly known as “peripheral circulation bad.”
2. yang deficiency: after the body’s yang produced by many to be the conduit to and spread throughout the body, if you have any condition lead to poor pipelines will make yang chi impassable pipeline at the end of the cycle is not organized it is good. The reason may be the pipeline itself or its surrounding fascia spasm, may be blocked due to numerous pathological product of phlegm, drink, wet, bleeding and so on. Life due to work pressure, autonomic nervous system disorders, such that the body fascia in a state of tonic contraction, so yang not the normal operation to the limbs, but also because of tight fascia, so it is often likely to have abdominal pain, diarrhea, chest tightness so the symptoms, autonomic nervous system for this type of cold hands and feet. Other causes cold hands and feet should be based on differentiation principle by the physician diagnose the cause and prescription.
3. Low blood sugar or low blood pressure. When excessive weight loss, there will be the phenomenon of cold hands and feet when the blood sugar is too low, and low blood pressure, poor blood circulation, the people can easily feel cold extremities.
4. The pressure is too large, long-term mental stress, fatigue, when debilitating, it is easy to cold hands and feet.
5. diseases caused. Such as hypothyroidism, patients because of decreased basal metabolic rate, the body heat production decreased significantly, even in the cold winter to wear more clothes, hands and feet are always cold.
6. winter clothes less. Cold weather, wear warm enough clothes too small, then feel particularly vulnerable to cold hands and feet.
In medicine, qi deficiency, blood deficiency can cause poor blood circulation, insufficient blood volume, leading to cold hands and feet all year round. Chinese medicine, cold hands and feet is a kind of “autistic”, so-called “closed” that is unreasonable, affected by the weather turns cold or the body cold and other factors, resulting in hepatic veins chills, liver hematopoietic function is affected, leading to kidney yang insufficient, cold limbs, hands red or white, or even the feeling of pain. This case, doctors may not be effectively improved, but if the long-term use of traditional Chinese medicine conditioning, but added such a constitution can be improved. Chinese medicine also has a fixed prescription to treat cold hands and feet, home, then you can do more decoction or medicated. If years of fall and winter cold hands and feet and heart blood vessels have a great relationship, because blood is emanating from the heart, carrying oxygen to the body parts, sugar, after oxidation, can produce heat, hands and feet will be warm. Once the function of the cardiovascular system dysfunctional, it will affect the delivery of blood to run, resulting in cold hands and feet of the situation. From the Chinese point of view, easier cold hands and feet, numbness, mostly belonging to blood problems, because the deficiency, blood deficiency caused by poor run, insufficient amount of blood to the blood qi.
That such public more familiar “Deficiency Type” constitution, generally will be accompanied by “deficiency.” Such people can be seen pale, cold hands and feet, and even the whole body cold easily, often spiritual malaise of appetite, work efficiency often feel Meijin Er, even for the surroundings are also indifferent, not interested, can also be found often diarrhea, no food fully digest, easy to flatulence stomach, waist and legs and knees is also easy, and sometimes urine will become very frequent. If accompanied by significant “deficiency” of the people, you can also meet and pale conjunctiva or nail bed pale, easy dizziness, body aches and so on symptoms.
Cold hands and feet acupuncture treatment effect is very significant. Many patients can immediately see the results. This is Western medicine can not be compared. Acupuncture point selection:zusanli, dazhui, shenque, mingmen, yongquan, guanyuan, shenshu. Information about the acupuncture treatment of cold hands and feet，Please call Adelaide Yihong Acupuncture Clinic or visit our website at www.adelaideacupuncture.com.au