Herbal Formulas & Acupuncture To Treat Glaucoma
January is Glaucoma Awareness Month. Did you know that Chinese Medicine has many ways to treat this eye disorder?
Glaucoma is an eye disorder that can affect those above the age of 50-years old. Thus giving them a gradual loss of vision. This is due to high fluid pressure in the eyes. The liquid of the eye (called aqueous humor) is not able to smoothly move from the front to the back of the eye, leading to impaired vision.
Glaucoma And Traditional Chinese Medicine
Glaucoma And The Liver Channel
Other Ways Your Acupuncturist Can Help With Your Glaucoma
Herbal formulas can help balance the body as well as target the eyes by using specific herbs. These herbal formulas will treat many problems and will be chosen for your specific diagnosis. To provide an example, if you have a yin deficiency, your custom formula will likely help build up your body’s yin fluids. This will help to balance the yin and yang energies, thereby bringing balance back to the system.