Traditional Chinese medicine : Health & Medical

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What Is Acupuncture?

What Is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese treatment that originated about 2,000 years ago. It is an ancient form of medical art with a different technique in which tiny needles are inserted into specific acupuncture points in the body to improve health and well-being.......[Read More]
5 Ways Your Spleen Is Different In Chinese Medicine

5 Ways Your Spleen Is Different In Chinese Medicine

Anatomically speaking, your spleen is vastly different from the way Traditional Chinese Medicine defines its functions. Read how they differ, and how you can make yours healthier.......[Read More]
Balance Your Chakras With Acupuncture and Essential Oils

Balance Your Chakras With Acupuncture and Essential Oils

Chakra acupuncture combines the wisdom of ancient Indian medical knowledge and Chinese acupuncture. In Indian traditional medicine (such as Ayurvedic medicine), the chakras are seven key energy centers. The word comes from the Sanskrit for 'wheel of light'. In contemporary alternative ther......[Read More]
Is "De Qi" Essential To A Therapeutic Effect From Acupuncture?

Is "De Qi" Essential To A Therapeutic Effect From Acupuncture?

Is "De Qi" or needling sensation essential to a therapeutic effect from acupuncture? Many practitioners believe so but recent research shows that this assumption should be questioned.......[Read More]
Using Acupuncture For Migraine

Using Acupuncture For Migraine

Migraine sufferers will do anything to be free of the pulsing, throbbing pain of these debilitating headaches. Three times as common in women than men, sufferers can often tell when they're about to get a migraine because of warning symptoms just before the headache starts. A new study finds th......[Read More]
What Are the Possibilities For Learning Acupuncture?

What Are the Possibilities For Learning Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is a medical technique. Whether practiced the same way as the Chinese or adapted to the modern world it requires in most countries a minimum level of medical knowledge, like anatomy, diagnostic techniques, and practical training. Western qualified physicians have this kind of education. ......[Read More]
Ease Into Menopause With Acupuncture

Ease Into Menopause With Acupuncture

Acupuncture can help you ease into menopause and reduce many of the uncomfortable symptoms women often experience around the ages of 45 to 55. Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese medical tradition that uses over 2,000 pressure points and energy channels in your body to bring balance and improve perfor......[Read More]
Some Common Acupuncture Supplies

Some Common Acupuncture Supplies

Today, acupuncture supplies include a wide variety of items. Starting from the needles, you get even accessories and books related to this unique way of treating diseases.......[Read More]
Acupuncture Is A Considerable Choice To Treat Knee Pain

Acupuncture Is A Considerable Choice To Treat Knee Pain

Acupuncture is a natural way to resolve and treat knee pain. It triggers the natural healing properties of the body in order to give relaxation and diminish the stiffness in the knee region. Acupuncture therapy relaxes the muscles and eliminates stiffness.......[Read More]
Acupuncture Treatments - 6 Different Types You Should Know

Acupuncture Treatments - 6 Different Types You Should Know

Acupuncture points lie along meridians on the body wherein qi or energy is believed to flow. The points actually have no medical or anatomical basis but modern acupuncturists consider them functionally instead of structurally.......[Read More]
Acupuncture For Your Back Pain

Acupuncture For Your Back Pain

Chronic back pain is something that plagues millions of Americans on a daily basis, and a lot of otherwise healthy people often find themselves wondering why they have to hurt so much all the time. While the individual causes of discomfort and back pain can be quite varied, it usually breaks down to......[Read More]
Methods of Electro Therapy for Wound Healing and Pain Management

Methods of Electro Therapy for Wound Healing and Pain Management

Electro therapy is a very effective use of small electric stimuli to heal wounds and treat pains. This method was introduced in the pain treatment history over one hundred years ago. According to scientific studies, this therapy has lead to amazing results in treating both chronic and acute pain.......[Read More]
Many Practical Uses For the Ancient Art of Acupuncture

Many Practical Uses For the Ancient Art of Acupuncture

Whether you are treating a disease or are simply curious, acupuncture can be a good way to satisfy both. Acupuncture has been long used to treat common ailments and complex diseases. There have been no conclusive studies as to how effective it is, but many patients believe in its effectiveness.......[Read More]
Acupuncture Weight Loss Benefits

Acupuncture Weight Loss Benefits

Acupuncture treatments for weight loss progresses the performance of two neuroendocrine pathways, which control the metabolism. Acupuncture, when pooled with an effectual diet routine, exercise schedule, and stress diminution techniques, can reduce extreme appetite, lower body weight and body fat, a......[Read More]
Effective Weight Loss Treatment Using Acupuncture

Effective Weight Loss Treatment Using Acupuncture

For those who are not that aware with what acupuncture is about, they should know that this a unique technique used by ancient Chinese civilization to be able to eliminate various pains in a person's body. The amazing thing about acupuncture is that it still exists until this day; as a matter o......[Read More]
The Use of Acupuncture for the Management of an Ingrown Toe Nail (Case Study)

The Use of Acupuncture for the Management of an Ingrown Toe Nail (Case Study)

Presenting complaint - A 25 year old white Caucasian female attended my clinic complaining of left dorsal hallux pain. She had been to the local night club in Stevenage a few nights earlier and a rather large man accidentally stood on her left foot whilst dancing. She was unable to continue with the......[Read More]
Taking A Stab At Acupuncture

Taking A Stab At Acupuncture

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese and Japanese method of healing. Acupuncturists look at the energy meridians of the body to determine where there might be blockages. In this way health and illness are based upon levels of vital energy, and energetic balance.......[Read More]
How to Start an Acupuncture Business

How to Start an Acupuncture Business

Prior to opening an acupuncture business there are certain things you need to know and steps you will need to follow. Acupuncture is a form of alternative healing so it requires more in depth steps to ensure that things will run smoothly and legally.......[Read More]
Uncover How Acupuncture Helps Infertility

Uncover How Acupuncture Helps Infertility

Acupuncture is a unique treatment in that most have heard of, but few really understand what it is and how practitioners believe it can help with various conditions and ailments including infertility. It is an ancient Chinese treatment that practitioners believe helps to release energy that may beco......[Read More]
Acupuncture Unfolded

Acupuncture Unfolded

Acupuncture is a centuries old practice that is practiced to treat diseases and symptoms equally and efficiently. Newer techniques are being used in these days to make the practice of acupuncture better and more fruitful.......[Read More]