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3 Reasons to Get Acupuncture Before Your Wedding

Calling all June brides! The summer months are always popular when it comes to planning a wedding. It seems that by the time the new year rolls around your fridge is already covered in save-the-date cards for the upcoming summer. So, what better time is there to discuss the benefits of acupuncture treatment for your… Read more »

How Acupuncture Helps Your Seasonal Allergies

All of us here in California spent the first half of spring being mesmerized by the wildflower super bloom. We were blessed with luscious rainfall as the year began, and as a result we saw the spread of vibrant, blossoming color instead of wildfire. I’m sure many of you made the time to head out… Read more »

How Can Acupuncture Treat Fibroids and Cysts?

Did you know that most women will develop fibroids, cysts, or both, at some point during their lifetimes? A majority of women with regular periods will produce at least one ovarian cyst each month, and uterine fibroids can be found in up to 70% of women. Many of these growths are asymptomatic and don’t cause… Read more »

How Acupuncture Helps with Digestive Problems

You may already know that going gluten-free or following a paleo diet can bring you some relief from your digestive problems. However, if you suffer from Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, acid reflux or embarrassing bloating and gas, acupuncture can also be extremely beneficial. Here’s how acupuncture helps with digestive problems: • Acupuncture is based on… Read more »

Importance of Being Proactive About Your Health

You’ve probably heard it before: prevention is the best cure. This statement is no mere cliché—it’s the key to keeping yourself as healthy as possible. Read on to learn more about the importance of being proactive about your health, and how you can achieve this vital goal. Relieve stress and anxiety Maybe you had a… Read more »

How Acupuncture Helps with Anxiety

Are you one of the 40 million Americans who suffer from anxiety? You may have tried therapy, medication, meditation and a number of other approaches. While all of these can be helpful, we have an additional recommendation: acupuncture. Here’s how acupuncture helps with anxiety: • In ancient Chinese medicine, an energy force called Qi regulates… Read more »

All About Emotional Freedom Technique

Do you ever suffer from anxiety? You may already be benefiting from acupuncture treatments for anxiety, but did you know that there’s a technique you can use to feel better in between acupuncture sessions? It’s called EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique), and it uses some of the same principles as acupuncture to alleviate feelings of anxiety… Read more »

How Acupuncture Can Relieve Jaw Pain

If you’re one of the 10 million Americans who suffer from jaw pain due to temporomandibular disorder (TMD, also known as TMJ), you might be wondering what to do to ease your pain. TMJ, often caused by unconscious jaw clenching or excessive gum chewing, leads to jaw, ear and neck pain, along with headaches, tenderness… Read more »

Benefits of Acupuncture for Baby Boomers

Acupuncture is for everyone—from babies to boomers. In fact, seniors often respond to acupuncture even better than younger people do! Here are some of the benefits of acupuncture for seniors: Acupuncture can treat a variety of issues that affect the older generation These include digestive issues like acid reflux or constipation, blurry vision, insomnia, arthritis,… Read more »

FAQ About Acupuncture

If you’ve never had acupuncture before, you probably have a lot of questions. Here is our guide to common FAQ about acupuncture: First of all, what is acupuncture, exactly? Acupuncture is a procedure rooted in ancient Chinese medicine. It involves inserting sterilized stainless-steel needles, which are as fine as a human hair, into specific points… Read more »