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The Office: How to Treat Prostate Enlargement

  • An enlarged prostate is a very common problem for older men
  • 3 pulses
    • Compressed pulse in the Left Chi
      • Will feel like a pen tip
      • Herbs
        • Resolve EM
        • Astringents 1
        • 3 Breakers
        • Ge Xia Zhu Yu Tang
    • Blocked Left Chi
      • Generalized blood stasis
      • Herbs
        • Resolve EM
        • Astringents 1
        • 3 Breakers
        • Ge Xia Zhu Yu Tang
    • Weak Left Chi
      • Need to use a tonic to improve the condition
      • Herbs
        • Resolve EM
        • Astringents 1
        • 3 Breakers
        • Ge Xia Zhu Yu Tang
        • Shi Quan Da Bu Wan
          • Can use up to 50 grams
    • If the pulse is pounding
      • Damp heat, use diuretic herbs
        • Ba Zheng San
        • Da Huang
  • DNA™
    • Target prostate itself
    • Anterior Lateral, Anterior Medial, and Medial Medial problem
    • Use the wrist/hand & ankle/foot
      • Use both joint and myofascial zones
      • Wrist/hand
        • Li, Lu, PC
      • Ankle/foot
        • Sp, St, Liv
  • Surgery cautions
    • Best to use Chinese medicine first
    • Surgery has risk of retrograde ejaculation/ erectile dysfunction
    • Treat for 3 months, the goal is to get at least 50% improvement.
    • If herbs and acupuncture are ineffective then surgery might be warranted.

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