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How Acupuncture Conquers Stress

If you find yourself lying awake at night worrying, spending time second guessing choices you’ve made, or thinking about tomorrow’s to-do list, then you’re like most Americans: you deal with stress. Recent studies have shown that stress in America is at an unusual high. However, if you find yourself a frequent victim to stress, anxiety… Read more »

Using Acupuncture for Turning Breech, and Inducing Labor

Acupuncture has proven to be a successful method of turning breech babies in the womb and can even help induce labor for mothers that are post-term. Turning a Breech Baby When you’re nearing the end of your pregnancy, sometime between seven and eight months, your baby will maneuver into the anterior position. This position is… Read more »

How Acupuncture Helps Your Health and Wellness

To stay healthy, you likely visit your primary care doctor on a yearly basis for a check-up. You likely visit the dentist every six months, to ensure that you are teeth are in good shape. Taking these types of preventative measures to maintain your health is important and can help you from illness, pain, and… Read more »

Acupuncture and Pregnancy: How Treatment Can Address Nausea, Pain and More

Did you know that acupuncture can offer you a wide range of benefits while you’re pregnant? Whether you’re an acupuncture veteran or looking for relief from acupuncture for the first time for some of the side effects of pregnancy, targeted acupuncture can help. Receiving acupuncture treatments while you’re pregnant is completely safe and can really… Read more »

Taking Away Tinnitus Symptoms through Acupuncture

Do you suffer from tinnitus, or persistent ringing in your ears? If you do, you might be curious about acupuncture treatment for tinnitus. Does it work? Will it help you? Acupuncture’s total effectiveness in treating tinnitus in patients is still being proven with official tests and studies within the medical community, but we can attest… Read more »

This Spring, Bring More Spring to Your Skin

The winter weather can be harsh on your skin. Instead of heading into the spring season with tired, dried-out skin that’s showing wrinkles, fine lines and even age spots, schedule an acupuncture treatment today to revitalize your skin! Acupuncture is a time-tested treatment that has been proven to offer a wide range of benefits, but… Read more »

How Acupuncture Works – Understanding the Basics

If you’ve never had an acupuncture treatment before, you may be wondering: what’s this all about? Getting stuck with needles and lying still for 30 minutes doesn’t exactly seem relaxing! It’s easy to be skeptical but acupuncture is actually a 3,000-year-old treatment option that can aid with a number of ailments, from physical pain to… Read more »

Look Younger, Healthier in 2017 With Cosmetic Acupuncture

The new year is a great time to make new commitments to yourself about your career, your personal goals or your family. It’s also a good time to spend a little extra effort making sure you do something to make yourself feel good and confident. Did you know that having a few acupuncture treatments could… Read more »

Skipped the Flu Shot? Try Acupuncture Needles Instead

With the weather changing and our bodies adjusting to the new temperatures – not to mention all the friends and family we tend to visit this time of year – it’s no wonder that the fall is known for getting us a little bit sick. If you’re susceptible to flu symptoms, a flu shot could… Read more »

Acupuncture Aids with Aches, Pains and More During Pregnancy

While acupuncture is known to be beneficial for health issues ranging from back pain to migraines, it may be a surprise for some people to learn that those same needles can ease the discomforts of pregnancy. Pregnancy symptoms that can be eased or even completely alleviated by acupuncture include: Morning sickness Headaches Sleep problems Swelling… Read more »