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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 »

How Acupuncture Can Help During Cold & Flu Season

Like it or not, cold and flu season is upon us. If you suffer from frequent colds with sniffles, congestion, headaches or other seasonal ailments, acupuncture can offer you some much-needed relief and keep colds and the flu at bay. Here’s how acupuncture can help during cold and flu season: Acupuncture can boost your immune system Acupuncture… Read more »

Beauty Benefits of Facial Acupuncture

Do you want clear, bright, unblemished, beautiful skin? Would you like to look younger, sculpted and refreshed? Do you want to get a good night’s sleep even though you’ve been ultra-busy? Then acupuncture is the beauty treatment you’ve been looking for. The health benefits of acupuncture can work wonders for your skin. Acupuncture isn’t just… Read more »

Five Causes of Migraine Headaches

Between the blinding pain, the auras and the general incapacitation, migraines can really ruin your day. Learn about some causes of migraine headaches, and how acupuncture and special herbal supplements helps to prevent chronic migraines as well as relieve the symptoms of an acute attack. Hormones Many women tend to get migraines around their period…. Read more »

Five Natural Methods to Induce Labor

Having a baby? Congratulations! By the end of month nine, moms-to-be are more than ready to meet their new bundle of joy. If you’re looking for natural ways to induce labor, here are a few methods that just might work: Eat “THE” Salad While it’s not proven by science, women have claimed to go into… Read more »

Benefits of Herbal Medicine & Acupuncture

Are you dealing with an ailment or injury that just won’t go away? One of the ways to promote healing within your body is to turn to acupuncture. It’s an ancient alternative medical practice that relies on the use of tiny needles to treat mild to moderately severe ailments and injuries. It balances the energy… Read more »

Top Three Things to Remember Before Your Acupuncture Appointment

If you’ve decided to tap into the numerous benefits of acupuncture—from improved health and stress reduction to pain relief—congratulations! This treatment, which has been used in Chinese medicine for centuries, will make a positive change. However, if it’s your first time, you may not know what to expect. Here are three things to remember before… Read more »

Technology that Makes Women’s Lives Easier

You use apps to track your workouts, order healthy food and check in with friends. But did you know that apps can also help you track your menstrual cycle and fertility? We’re excited to share some new technology for women that can help you manage your health. There’s an App For That Fitbit: Female Health… Read more »

Is Acupuncture a Safe Alternative to Steroid Injections?

In the 1940s, many doctors were recommending cortisone to patients who were suffering with injuries. It proved to be especially effective on injuries like tennis elbow that didn’t respond well to other types of treatment. A cortisone injection could provide months worth of relief to people and help them live more normal lives without having… Read more »

Fulfill Your New Year Resolution with Acupuncture

A New Year resolution is a promise we make to ourselves, and by keeping these promises, we choose to put our personal growth and well-being above all else. Self-development is the keystone of ancient healing medicine technique, and the basis for most acupuncture practices. Let’s explore some of the ways in which acupuncture can help… Read more »