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SAAT Acupuncture Alpha Gal

Alpha-gal Acupuncture

Alph-gal syndrome is a food allergy believed to be caused by a tick bite from the Lone Star tick. This is a common tick in mid-Missouri and in Phelps County. Symptoms of alpha-gal include hives, itching skin (eczema), headaches, stomach pain, and diarrhea. Alpha-gal is often associated with a food allergy to red meat. There are diagnostic test for Alpha-gal syndrome. These tests are often ordered by your primary care doctor.

Patients often seek relief from Alpha-gal with acupuncture. The most common and most effective acupuncture treatment is auricular allergy treatment.

Dr. Moreland has been performing acupuncture and auricular therapy for nearly 30 years. He is well-versed in auricular allergy treatment.  Dr. Moreland is trained in SAAT and traditional auriculotherapy and acupuncture.  We have been seeing great results for many of our patients. If you are interested in research, follow this link for information on the effectiveness of auricular acupuncture with Alpha-gal.

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Auricular acupuncture is rather painless, if often takes 6 to 12 weeks to complete. Patients are seen one time a week in the clinic, and they do home care daily. Many patients find their symptoms have completely resolved after their care.

If you been suffering from Alpha-gal, consider giving acupuncture a try. Our doors are always open at Moreland chiropractic clinic. Dr. Moreland has been practicing acupuncture for 30 years, there are very few doctors with his experience. 

The picture associated with this Blog demonstrates a typical press needle used by acupuncturist, placed at the Liver Yang 1 auricular point..   

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Moreland Chiropractic Clinic Rolla MO

1410 Highway 72 East

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August 16, 2022
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Dr. Moreland offers many different treatment options. He utilizes hands on adjusting and he offers activator as well to patients that prefer this method. Dr. Moreland is very mindful to the type of Chiropractic treatment you prefer. He is an expert in treating herniated disc. Many offices claim to treat sports injuries, Dr. Moreland is the only local board certified sports physician. Dr. Moreland is a Rolla native and lives in Rolla. He is here when you need him. He has been in the same office for the past 25 years.

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