List your Practice List a School List an Event Contact Us
Account Login View Cart Cart ($0.00)

Acufinder.com is the leading resource for everything to do with Acupuncture, Chinese Herbs and Asian Medicine. It is the premier Web destination for those seeking health and wellness for themselves and their loved ones through the principles of Oriental Medicine. We are the voice of authority for up-to-date health and wellness information from an Eastern Medicine perspective.

Search for Acupuncturists Search for Acupuncture Schools Search for Acupuncture Events
Explore Acufinder

Learning & Resource Center

Bookmark and Share

Sleep Disorders

Study Finds Acupuncture Beneficial for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Relief
A 2010 study entitled "Immediate Effect of Acupuncture on the Sleep Patterns of Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)" was published in the British medical ...

Treatment Options for Sleep Apnea
Have you ever heard someone snoring so loudly it woke you up in the middle of the night? While making some noise during sleep can ...

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine for the Treatment of Bed-Wetting
Bed-wetting, when it occurs in young children, may very well be more of a temporary inconvenience than a medical issue. It often takes until a ...

Acupuncture for Sleep Deprivation Relief
You don't sleep much at night, but that's normal for many people, especially those who have busy lives filled with tasks and to-do's, right? Sleep ...

Acupuncture Can Help Treat Insomnia
Anyone who has ever had a restless night in bed, spent hours looking at the clock or counting sheep, can legitimately complain of insomnia. Sometimes ...

Exercises to Enhance Sleep Quality
You might not normally associate the words "sleep" and "exercise" with each other, as they each represent opposite states of being. From the perspective of ...

Help for Hypersomnia
The medical term hypersomnia literally means excessive sleep. It can manifest as daytime drowsiness, even after a long night's rest. The desire to doze during ...

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine for Sleep Disorders
Sleep disorders occur when difficulties and complications interfere with the quality and length of sleep. One reason why it is so important to consistently have ...

Nutrients to Ensure a Restful Night
One important way we can help ensure a restful night is by making wise decisions during the day when it comes to our diet. Eating ...

Acupuncture Helps Restless Legs Syndrome
Restless legs syndrome is a medical condition that produces an irresistible impulse to move the legs due to intense, uncomfortable sensations. The specific types of ...

Difficulties Sleeping? Put Insomnia to Rest!
Our society puts a premium on our waking hours and has the tendency to underestimate the importance of a full-night's sleep. Often, good sleep hygiene ...

Oriental Medicine Lays Insomnia to Rest
Insomnia is more than tossing and turning. It's more serious than an inability to fall asleep early and has more debilitating effects than are commonly ...