Chinese Herbal and Acupuncture Treatment Protocols for Sweaty Palms (Hyperhidrosis) - Formulas, Protocols, TCM Diagnoses

Sweaty Palms (Hyperhidrosis) - Basics

Hyperhidrosis is a condition in which the body overproduces sweat, even in cool environments. Excessive sweating that occurs on the feet, armpits, or hands and has no clear cause is termed primary hyperhidrosis. Secondary Hyperhidrosis occurs as a symptom of another medical issue and can affect other parts of the body. Some medical conditions linked to hyperhidrosis include hyperthyroidism, cancer, heart disease and anxiety disorders, to name a few.
Below you will find alternative and natural treatment options including those from a Chinese Medicine perspective for sweaty palms.

Sweaty Palms (Hyperhidrosis) - Tam Healing - Tong Ren Protocols

Tong Ren Therapy is the energy healing/medical qi gong aspect of the Tam Healing System. The areas of focus for sweaty palms (hyperhidrosis) 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/Tong Ren Therapy Protocols May Be Used With Sweaty Palms (Hyperhidrosis)

Sweaty Palms (Hyperhidrosis) - Questions

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Sweaty Palms (Hyperhidrosis) - Related Acupuncture Points

The following (4) acupuncture points may be useful for sweaty palms (hyperhidrosis). A subset of these could potentially be useful with acupressure stimulation and/or tongren therapy methods as well.

Generally treatment would be based on the TCM patterns listed above instead of selecting points by function alone, (see general points selection rules.)

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