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Bronchitis

Acupuncture can help ease Bronchitis

Acupuncture can aid in the recovery from bronchitis by improving cough, energy, and boosting immune system.

Bronchitis Definition:

Bronchitis is an inflammation of the lining of your bronchial tubes, which carry air to and from your lungs. Bronchitis can be acute or chronic. Acute symptoms usually improves within a few days but cough may persist for weeks.

Bronchitis Causes:

Bronchitis can often develop from a cold or other respiratory infection. Chronic bronchitis, a more serious condition, is a constant irritation or inflammation of the lining of the bronchial tubes, often due to smoking. Chronic symptoms are commonly associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Bronchitis Symptoms:

People often have symptoms such as: coughing, productive cough with thickened mucus, fatigue, sinus congestion, and headaches.

Bronchitis Treatments:

How can acupuncture help?

Acupuncture can aid in the recovery from bronchitis by improving cough, energy, and boosting immune system.

Give our Bothell office a call today at (425) 686-4498 to see how we can help you breathe easier!

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Pain Specialist in Bothell, WA

 

Dr. Ellie Heintze, ND, LAc, is a naturopathic doctor and acupuncturist in Bothell, WA at her practice Starting Point Acupuncture. She is a pain specialist, seeing people who suffer from chronic pain, migraines, as well as digestive issues. Offering pain relief injections, acupuncture, and nutrition consults. Most insurances accepted. Dr. Ellie Heintze is also the author of the book, A Starting Point Guide to Going Gluten-Free on Amazon. As the director of the nonprofit, The Pain Relief Project, she also offers sliding scale, low-cost care for those on Medicare or uninsured.