Acupuncture and Chinese herbs can be very effective in treating prostate problems as well as just maintaining prostate health. Two things that this medicine does well is cut inflammation and reduce blood stasis and these are the things that are needed to treat the prostate and keep it healthy. Blood stasis just mean that the blood flow through the tissue is below par. It's easy to see that this will cause health problems to any tissue. Acupuncture is excellent at clearing heat which in western terms just means inflammation, which is common in prostate issues. There are several Chinese herbal formulas that effectively treat the prostate. These are usually modern modifications of very old herbal formulas. Prostate health is one of those things that Chinese medicine might be the best alternative for.
Monte Jackson, owner Acupuncture Center of Richmond