Clinical Information For the Treatment Of Lazy Eye
What Is Lazy Eye?
Lazy Eye - Basics
A lazy eye occurs when the brain and eye do not function together properly, resulting in reduced vision in one eye. Symptoms of lazy eye, also called Amblyopia, include impaired depth perception and the appearance of the eyes to improperly function together. A lazy eye is most commonly caused by strabismus (a positioning imbalance of the two eyes), however other factors such as cataracts or astigmatism can lead to the condition.
Below you will find alternative and natural treatment options including those from a Chinese Medicine perspective for Lazy Eye.
Related Posts From Our Blog
Blog Posts Concerning Research
- Simple Combination of 3 Acupuncture Points Suppresses Systemic Inflammation and Reduces Oxidative Stress
- Study Illustrates How Electroacupuncture Promotes Healing Of A Bruised Calf Muscle
- Tai Chi Offers Multiple Health Benefits in Post-Menopausal Women
- Three Widely Used Formulas for Cardiac Fibrosis Compared (Study)
- Individualized Acupuncture Found Beneficial for Gulf War Illness (Study)
- Warm Moxibustion Found Most Effective for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (Study)
- Tuina (Chinese Medical Massage) May Improve Symptoms of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)
- The Science Behind Lymphatic Massage
- Acupuncture Helpful for Maternal Separation Anxiety
- Acupuncture Shown To Be More Cost Effective, and Effective Overall, than NSAIDS for Chronic Low Back Pain
Which Tam Healing and Tongren Therapy Protocols Apply To Lazy Eye?
Lazy Eye - Tam Healing and Tongren Therapy Protocols
Tong Ren Therapy is the energy healing/medical qi gong aspect of the Tam Healing System. The areas of focus for lazy eye that we would use in Tong Ren techniques form the basis for our acupuncture treatments as well. Generally you would mix these primary points with points specific to the patients underlying TCM pattern and then our tuina (medical massage) would be largely focused on these points as well.
The following Tam healing and tong ren therapy protocols may be used with lazy eye:
Where Do I Go Next?
Recent Questions From Our Forum...
Have questions about lazy eye? Or want to discuss treatment techniques? You may reach us and our community of practitioners by using our forums
- Swelling face, low blood pressure and hemoroid
- Gynecomastia treatment
- Shiatsu for Lymphedema on left leg + varicose veins
- Intestinal problem
- Orthostatic hypotension
- Tooth Infection
- What type of treatment works best for the lymphatic system?
- Gastroisofagial reflux
- What does the constant feeling of wet feet mean?
- Liu wei huang wan caused spleen/stomach issue