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Acupressure treatment for Diabetes mellitus

Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a clinical syndrome characterized by hyperglycaemia (increased sugar level in blood) due to absolute or relative deficiency of insulin (insulin is a hormone secreted by pancreas).

Diabetes mellitus can be primary or secondary.

•  Primary diabetes mellitus can be insulin dependent (IDDM) or non-insulin dependent (NIIDM).

•  Secondary diabetes mellitus arises due to some other disease which causes the development of diabetes mellitus. It can be due to

•  Pancreatic disease

•  Hormonal imbalance.

•  Drug induced etc.

Diagnostic criteria for diabetes mellitus

•  Weakness

•  Polyuria (excessive urination), polyphagia (excessive hunger), polydipsia(excessive thirst), weight loss or weight gain.

•  Non healing wounds.

•  Pulmonary tuberculosis

•  Recurrent styes, recurrent UTI (urinary tract infections)

•  Blood sugar level (fasting overnight) > 126 mg/dl on at least two separate occasions.

•  Post prandial blood sugar level: > 140 mg/dl.

•  Normal blood glucose level: 70-110 mg%

•  Random blood glucose level: > 200 mg/dl.

Acupressure treatment of diabetes mellitus:

CV 4, 10, 12

St 36

Sp 6

K 5

P 6

UB 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, 26, 28, 29, 31, 32, 33, 34, 50

 

Reflex points: pancreas, liver, all glands.

 

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