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Cupping: Not Just for Olympic Athletes

If you have been watching swimming events at the Olympics this summer, you probably noticed the red circular blotches on some of the competing swimmers’ backs. No, those aren’t the tentacle marks caused by a fight with an octopus looking to win the gold, they are actually cupping circles. Several of these swimmers, including record-setter… Read more »

A Sticking Treatment: A Brief History of Acupuncture

Acupuncture is one of the oldest healing techniques in the world, with a history that goes back more than 8,000 years. The earliest archaeological records of acupuncture date back to the Old Stone Age – a period 10,000 ago and earlier, notes the Academy of Classical Oriental Sciences – as stone knives that were used… Read more »

3 Proven Reasons To Choose Acupuncture Over Surgery And Drugs

Acupuncture is an ancient alternative medicine with many health benefits that has been proven to treat many ailments, from mild to moderately severe. Traditional acupuncture is not always a cure-all, but can be a healing option for those who seek out less conventional medical methods such as prescription pills and surgeries. Acupuncture treatments are beneficial… Read more »

Looking For A Healthier Digestion? Acupuncture Is Proven To Help

Irritable bowel syndrome, acid reflux, chronic constipation, chronic bloating, stomach pain, and ulcers are all conditions of an abnormal digestive system. All of the above conditions are life-altering by often making it difficult to get through the day without discomfort, frequenting the bathroom or taking prescription medications. Let’s not forget that these conditions also require… Read more »

Rejuvenate Your Face With Cosmetic Acupuncture

When you look in the mirror, what do you see? Do you see the fountain of youth? If you have trouble answering this question, you might want to consider cosmetic acupuncture, also known as facial rejuvenation acupuncture. All of us deserve to look and feel better and cosmetic acupuncture is a procedure that will benefit… Read more »

Give the Gift of Acupuncture This Holiday Season

Christmas is only 9 days away. We are near the finish line, kind of, of the holiday season and for many that might cause a huge sigh of relief. The holidays are always a stressful time, especially when they come one after the other. Sometimes it feels like the world is punching you in the… Read more »

Parkinson’s and Acupuncture

In our last post, we discussed the attention that Wellstream Acupuncture was getting in terms of acupuncture success in Los Angeles. We have been voted as one of the top places in the entire city. We wear that distinction like a badge of honor, because we take our job very seriously. Holistic acupuncture can change… Read more »

WellStream Acupuncture Is Best Acupuncture in Los Angeles

If you have issues with your muscles or joints, you may need something a little stronger than popping a few aspirins. Despite the horror of the idea, it might be helpful to go to someone who will shove needles into your body. People swear by acupuncture, so with that in mind, the Los Angeles Sun… Read more »