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Can acupuncture help my chronic kidney disease?

Chronic Kidney Disease affects 15% of all Americans making it the 9th leading cause of death. Almost 50% of people with CKD, and not on dialysis, don’t know that they have CKD. Unfortunately, almost all cases of kidney disease are progressive, meaning that they get worse over time even with the very best allopathic medical care. While there are several causes, the two most common […]

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Who Should Consider Acupuncture for Fertility?

Infertility, or not getting pregnant after 6 months of trying, is something that affects 1 in 10 Americans. When confronted with this many women consider Acupuncture. This article answers the questions of who should consider Fertility acupuncture and why? Infertility is all too common today and may have a specific cause such as; endometriosis, PCOS, diminished ovarian reserve, abnormal sperm production or function, or it […]

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Acupuncture for Failed Back Surgery

Failed Back Surgery Syndrome is a common complication of back pain treatment. In fact, research has estimated that the chances of failed back surgery syndrome are around 20-40% and the pain that the patient experiences often increases over time. Many medical breakthroughs claim to provide relief from the pain but few have been proven to do the job effectively at the top of the list […]

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Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine can help Autism

Patients frequently ask, “Can acupuncture help with autism?”  This blog post is so that people know that the answer to that is “YES, absolutely!”, Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine can help a lot with Autism.  Unless you have a child or other close family member with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), you are probably unaware that the prevalence of ASD has skyrocketed in the last 40 years.  […]

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How Acupuncture Erases Stress

Most of us know that stress is not healthy. What you might not know is that stress accounts for 60 – 90 % of all illnesses and physician visits.1 Chronic stress can cause things like anxiety, high blood pressure, poor sleep, and headaches. Surprisingly, stress also reduces our health at a deeper level by weakening our immune system. This can make us more likely to […]

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Research shows why Acupuncture relieves Carpal Tunnel Pain

Big news for the half a million Americans who get surgery for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome each year. Carpal Tunnel pain, the most common diagnosis for wrist and hand pain in America has been shown to respond well to Acupuncture therapy. Acupuncture is a non-invasive, natural treatment that is the mainstay of Chinese Medicine. The National Institute of Health announced that new research from Brain: a Journal […]

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Top 4 Reasons that every Father needs Acupuncture in his life

  With Father’s Day around this corner Acupuncture is something that everyone should consider. If you really want to take care of a father in your life who is always caring for others then get him to an Acupuncturist! Here are the top 4 reasons why they need it. 1) To get rid of Stress.  Acupuncture is like massage, but for the INSIDE of your […]

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10 Habits for Good Digestion and Longevity – from the Acupuncturist

Did you know that your body was designed to live 100 years or more? If we want to live a long and healthy life what we eat is very important because of the relationship between diet and the immune system. At least 70 percent of immunity is directly connected to our digestive system. This is because of the large number of microscopic organisms that live there. Here are […]

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The American College of Physicians now lists Acupuncture as their top choice for both acute and chronic back pain!  We were excited to see all of the media coverage of the latest recommendations on the treatment of Pain.  The story has been featured on ABC, NBC, Fox News, and CBS.  The American College of Physicians recommendations has also been reported on in most major newspapers. Here […]

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What is Restless Leg Syndrome & How Does Acupuncture Treat It?

Restless Leg Syndrome is an irresistible urge to move one’s body to stop uncomfortable or odd sensations. The symptoms from RLS (Restless Leg Syndrome) can range from just annoying to a serious health issue because it disrupts one’s normal sleep cycle. –Please understand that the terminology used by Chinese Medicine to describe the physiology (functioning) of the human body is slightly different than Western Medicine, […]

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