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Beneficial Side Effects of Acupuncture

Beneficial Side Effects of Acupuncture Treatment

Yes, acupuncture treats more than your main complaint… There are Beneficial Side Effects of Acupuncture Treatment During an initial session of acupuncture, acupuncturists typically begin with an extensive health evaluation that goes over all of the systems in the body. We use this to determine certain patterns of imbalance, allowing us to identify and treat […]

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Traditional Eating Habits to Support Your Five Element Body Types

Are You Eating Right for Your Five Element Body Type? Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), a medical system that has been around for nearly 3,000 years, views the body differently than modern medicine. Traditional Chinese dietary principles are influenced by the Five Element body types – wood, fire, earth, metal and water. When the body is […]

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Increase White blood Cell Count with TCM – 5 Methods

Increase White Blood Cell Count with TCM – 5 Methods Leukopenia is a term used when there are less than adequate white blood cells in the bloodstream. This condition may make those suffering from it susceptible to infections. Leukopenia is often seen in diseases such as AIDS, cancer and lupus, as well as in common […]

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Patient Help Sheet 10-2017 – Chest | Breast Pain

Patient Help Sheet – Chest | Breast Pain As long as the chest/breast pain is not cardiac related, Traditional Chinese Medicine can be a helpful tool for treating the pain. Acupuncture is one of the modalities used by TCM practitioners to help alleviate pain. Acupuncture helps the body heal itself by releasing endorphins, which are […]

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AcuNews 10-2017 | TCM and Breast Cancer

AcuNews – TCM and Breast Cancer For those who are already suffering from breast cancer, Traditional Chinese Medicine can indeed help. If surgery has been performed to remove the tumor(s), acupuncture along the scar lines can stimulate blood flow, relieve pain and increase mobility that may have otherwise been impeded due to skin tightness. Acupuncture […]

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Acupuncture for Weight Loss

Acupuncture for Weight Loss It seems that everybody is always looking for a quick fix or the easiest way out. That is definitely no different when it comes to weight loss. Think about the number of fad diets that have come and gone over the past decade. And the outcome is always the same, weight […]

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Digestive Health and Water Retention – Patient Help Sheet

Digestive Health and Water Retention It is a serious problem when digestion is not functioning optimally. The digestive system has the essential function of transforming our food into nutrients, and then transporting the nutrients around the body. If the system is impaired over time, it can lead to bloating, dampness and water retention as the […]

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Four Ways to Overcome Childhood Obesity – AcuNews Sept. 2017

Overcome Childhood Obesity Naturally Childhood obesity is a serious health issue affecting more than 12 million children in the United States. From a Traditional Chinese Medicine perspective, obesity is related to a weakness in the digestive energy, a stagnation of energy in the body, heat accumulating in the stomach or an accumulation of dampness and […]

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Electroacupuncture Relieves Pain by Releasing Stem Cells says 2017 Study

New 2017 Study says Electroacupuncture Relieves Pain and promotes tissue repair by Releasing Stem Cells Study Summary: A new study demonstrates how electroacupuncture triggers a neurological mechanism that can help promote tissue repair and relieve injury-induced pain. The findings provide the most comprehensive picture yet of how electroacupuncture stimulates the brain to facilitate the release […]

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Seasonal Allergies – Patient Help Sheet – 8-2017

Check out the latest Patient Help sheet for Seasonal Allergies Sneezing, runny nose, itchy and watery eyes. Head congestion, sinus pressure, headaches, scratchy throat and ears…seasonal allergies are no fun! Luckily, there are lots of remedies and treatments you can do for yourself at home to support the work of your acupuncture treatments. click the […]

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