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Acupuncture and Infertility Myths Uncovered

Acupuncture and Infertility Myths Uncovered

Acupuncture has been practiced in Asia for over 3,000 years and in Europe since it was introduced there in the 1600's, but has only gained medical acceptance in the U.S. over the last two decades. This is mainly because there is no definitive proof to explain how it works. Similarly the link be......[Read More]
Acupuncture And Acupressure - Are They The Same?

Acupuncture And Acupressure - Are They The Same?

Some people may confuse acupuncture with acupressure and vice versa. Although both lie on the belief that the human body needs to have a balanced flow of energy in order to be healthy, they are different methods of healing. Typically, they use meridians or points in the body that when stimulated, al......[Read More]
The Basics of Pulse Diagnosis in Chinese Medicine

The Basics of Pulse Diagnosis in Chinese Medicine

During an acupuncture treatment, the acupuncturist will generally spend a good amount of time feeling the pulse. The pulse is a guide to disharmony within the body, and this article covers the basics of what can be learned through pulse diagnosis.......[Read More]
Acupuncture Tips

Acupuncture Tips

Recent studies have indicated that the reason behind many diseases is the change occurring in a person's electromagnetic field. The option remains open to those who are not able to benefit form other forms of contemporary medicines and surgery.......[Read More]
Acupuncture and Release

Acupuncture and Release

Are you feeling "stuck"? Don't worry, you're not alone. As an acupuncturist, I see so many patients that can't let go of things...and when I treat them, there are some interesting effects.......[Read More]
Back-To-School Tips for Teachers and Students From Your Chiropractor!

Back-To-School Tips for Teachers and Students From Your Chiropractor!

Summer vacations are filled with activity, but back-to-school can mean long hours in a desk for students and equally long hours on the feet for teachers. Teachers and students returning to the classroom after summer vacation can better prepare for the school year ahead with the following chiropracto......[Read More]
Acupuncture for Fertility Improves Chances of Women Getting Pregnant

Acupuncture for Fertility Improves Chances of Women Getting Pregnant

The healthier a woman is, the greater her chances of being able to get pregnant. Acupuncture for fertility is an overall treatment plan that improves a woman's health so that she will be able to have kids. There are a range of services offered through acupuncture that revolve around fertility. ......[Read More]
Only Time Stabbing Is Beneficial

Only Time Stabbing Is Beneficial

The potential to help an individual is enough of a reason to try just about anything in this society. However, there is a reason why acupuncture is a technique that has been used for thousands of years. It is because it works. It is a great way for an individual to get results without having to worr......[Read More]
Moxibustion - Like A Human Birthday Cake

Moxibustion - Like A Human Birthday Cake

After inserting the needles into her carefully chosen points, my acupuncture therapist proceeded to put blobs of moxa onto the end of selected needles and then lit each one. Whilst it was rather alarming to be turned into the equivalent of a birthday cake, the resulting warmth pervaded deep into my ......[Read More]
Retinitis Pigmentosa And Acupuncture: 7 Questions Answered

Retinitis Pigmentosa And Acupuncture: 7 Questions Answered

This article discusses seven questions and answers that you might not know about retinitis pigmentosa and acupuncture. Before you get treatment, be sure and read this article.......[Read More]
Acupuncture and Infertility - Best Treatment For Infertility?

Acupuncture and Infertility - Best Treatment For Infertility?

Acupuncture for infertility treatment has proved to be a great infertility option. Before taking the expensive step into modern scientific procedures try acupuncture for infertility as it is recognized worldwide as a miraculous Chinese remedy. Pricking needles on different parts of the body is a pro......[Read More]
Acupuncture Urban Legends

Acupuncture Urban Legends

Every field has its share of urban legends. Perhaps due to the air of mystery that still surrounds acupuncture, rumors and horror stories run rampant.......[Read More]
Get Unstuck With Acupuncture

Get Unstuck With Acupuncture

Do you lack motivation? Can you get out of bed in the morning? Do you feel overwhelmed and unsupported? Do stress, depression and anxiety prevent you from living your life to the fullest? Acupuncture can help turn the switch and get you out there.......[Read More]
Acupuncture - An Age Old Treatment For Modern Day Problems

Acupuncture - An Age Old Treatment For Modern Day Problems

Acupuncture had once been considered a fad by many of those practicing Western medicine, but it appears to be here to stay. All types of ailments, injuries and diseases have been treated with the use of this form of medicine. While many will continually debate how effective it is in treatment diseas......[Read More]
Top 3 Myths About the Three Types of Acupuncture and Their Role in Curing Back Pain

Top 3 Myths About the Three Types of Acupuncture and Their Role in Curing Back Pain

The aim of this article is to enlighten your mind on the myths surrounding acupuncture and its role in curing back pain. Due to acupuncture's popularity in treating back pain, the myths associated with acupuncture are passed off as reality. Please read the texts below for you to gain knowledge ......[Read More]
Chinese Acupuncture For Neck Pain

Chinese Acupuncture For Neck Pain

Chinese Acupuncture for neck pain involves the insertion of small needles into the skin to reduce or eliminate pain and improve mobility in the cervical region of the spine. Chinese acupuncture is often used to care for problems such as whiplash, muscle stiffness, and facet arthritis (facet syndrome......[Read More]
Acupressure - Our Experience

Acupressure - Our Experience

When my husband and I first started having acupressure we thought it would be like acupuncture but it's a little different. Instead of inserting needles into us, the doctor uses her fingers to press on different points of our bodies. ......[Read More]
How Acupuncture Actually Works

How Acupuncture Actually Works

The most common question I am asked by my clients is "so... how does acupuncture actually work?" My response goes something like this.........[Read More]
What Does It Take To Be An Acupuncturist?

What Does It Take To Be An Acupuncturist?

Acupuncture is not just something that you learn from a manual or in quick two week acupuncture courses. Like doctors and alternative medicine practitioners, you need to get the proper training. There are many acupuncture benefits, however, aside from Chinese acupuncture, you might want to consider ......[Read More]
How Does Acupuncture Help With Aches and Discomfort?

How Does Acupuncture Help With Aches and Discomfort?

Acupuncture constitutes one of the oldest forms of alternative medicine that is still being practiced. It is popularly attributed to Traditional Chinese Medicine of the sixteenth century. The Primitive Take on Acupuncture The ancient science believed most of the health issues stemmed from the imbala......[Read More]