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Posts Tagged: acupuncture

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 »

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 »

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 »

The Most Common Sports Injuries

Acupuncture can help alleviate pain associated with a wide range of conditions, including sports injuries that can strain muscles and ligaments throughout the body. There are a number of different injuries that can occur during intense physical activity, all of which can have long lasting effects if they aren’t treated properly. And some of the… Read more »

Acupuncture Helps Deal with Big City Blues

Cities like Los Angeles and New York City are known for their massive amounts of people. The millions of people living in these cities are vulnerable to more stressful lives than their suburban-dwelling counterparts. They are subsequently more susceptible to emotional health problems like anxiety and depression. City dwellers need to focus more, talk louder… Read more »