Daily Archives: April 1, 2014

Acupuncture for Depression: New Research

A new study published in the journal Neural Regeneration Research reveals more of the physiological mechanisms through which acupuncture treats depression. The study found that acupuncture alleviates depression by normalizing gene expression. The researchers state that, “depression causes ‘abnormal gene expression’ in ‘a large number of genes’ and add that this deleteriously affects ‘multiple brain functions’ and affects […]