Entries by drmansouri

Acupuncture Effective For Pain Management In Children After Tonsillectomy

  An interesting study came out Raddy’s Children’s Hospital in San Diego this week.  This study, published in the International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolargngology, shows that acupuncture is an effective alternative for drug-free pain management for children after a tonsillectomy, the surgical procedure in which a person’s tonsils are removed. This study is particularly important […]

Albino Alligator Gets Acupuncture!

Here’s a sight you don’t see everyday in Irvine: The Associated Press recently published a story about Bino, an albino alligator that lives in the Sao Paulo Aquarium in Brazil, who had the misfortune of being born with scoliosis. As if being an albino alligator was not rare enough, Bino now has the honor of […]