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Diseases & Disorders

Acupuncture takes a holistic approach to understanding normal function and disease processes and focuses as much on the prevention of illness.

Neck Muscle Pain Relief

Neck and muscle pain can be quite debilitating. They often occur together and can lead to muscle spasms, headaches, sleep disturbance, and low energy. What causes neck muscle pain? The most common causes of neck muscle pain are stress and initial injury or trauma. Neck pain such as whiplash can …

Post by admin on August 9, 2017

neck pain victim
neck pain victim

Neck Muscle Pain Relief

Neck and muscle pain can be quite debilitating. They often occur together and can lead to muscle spasms, headaches, sleep disturbance, and low energy. What causes neck muscle pain? The most common causes of neck muscle pain are stress and initial injury or trauma. Neck pain such as whiplash can …

Post by admin on August 9, 2017

Serious Neck Pain

Intense or serious neck pain can be quite debilitating.  Neck pain that is often intense can lead to missed time from work, poor concentration, low energy, and sleep disturbance. Often neck pain is accompanied with stiff neck, muscle tightness or muscle spasms, and headaches. What causes serious neck pain? Some …

Post by admin on April 5, 2017

serious neck pain imagry
serious neck pain imagry

Serious Neck Pain

Intense or serious neck pain can be quite debilitating.  Neck pain that is often intense can lead to missed time from work, poor concentration, low energy, and sleep disturbance. Often neck pain is accompanied with stiff neck, muscle tightness or muscle spasms, and headaches. What causes serious neck pain? Some …

Post by admin on April 5, 2017

Neck And Shoulder Pain Treatment

Got a pain in the neck? Acupuncture is often sought after for the treatment of neck and shoulder pain. Acupuncture is an important tool in the relief and treatment of neck and shoulder pain. Not only can people find relief in their initial session but also acupuncture works to address …

Post by admin on April 5, 2017

neck and shoulder pain treatment case
neck and shoulder pain treatment case

Neck And Shoulder Pain Treatment

Got a pain in the neck? Acupuncture is often sought after for the treatment of neck and shoulder pain. Acupuncture is an important tool in the relief and treatment of neck and shoulder pain. Not only can people find relief in their initial session but also acupuncture works to address …

Post by admin on April 5, 2017

{Research Update}: Acupuncture for Crohn’s Disease

Acupuncture for Crohn’s Disease Acupuncture and moxibustion have been known to be beneficial for those battling Crohn’s disease. But, what’s the science behind that? How do we know it really works. Well, a 2014 study published by Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine sought to answer this question. The study looks …

Post by Ellie Heintze on March 22, 2017

Acupuncture and Crohn's Disease
Acupuncture and Crohn's Disease

{Research Update}: Acupuncture for Crohn’s Disease

Acupuncture for Crohn’s Disease Acupuncture and moxibustion have been known to be beneficial for those battling Crohn’s disease. But, what’s the science behind that? How do we know it really works. Well, a 2014 study published by Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine sought to answer this question. The study looks …

Post by Ellie Heintze on March 22, 2017

Acupuncture and colon cancer

Acupuncture and colon cancer Colon cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States with about 60,000 deaths from it every year. Like all cancer, treatment can be long, uncomfortable and come with many side effects. Those getting chemotherapy may experience nausea, vomiting, postoperative pain, cancer related pain, …

Post by Ellie Heintze on March 16, 2017

Acupuncture and colon cancer
Acupuncture and colon cancer

Acupuncture and colon cancer

Acupuncture and colon cancer Colon cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States with about 60,000 deaths from it every year. Like all cancer, treatment can be long, uncomfortable and come with many side effects. Those getting chemotherapy may experience nausea, vomiting, postoperative pain, cancer related pain, …

Post by Ellie Heintze on March 16, 2017

Acupuncture as a treatment for immune-system disease: Crohn’s

“Cure sometimes, treat often, comfort always.” -Hippocrates Acupuncture and Crohn’s: What does the research say? Acupuncture has been shown to be beneficial for patients suffering from a plethora of different immune- suppressing diseases. Diseases such as Immune-System Dysregulation Syndrome have has been a ected positively by acupuncture treatments. According to a …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 15, 2016

Crohn's and Acupuncture
Crohn's and Acupuncture

Acupuncture as a treatment for immune-system disease: Crohn’s

“Cure sometimes, treat often, comfort always.” -Hippocrates Acupuncture and Crohn’s: What does the research say? Acupuncture has been shown to be beneficial for patients suffering from a plethora of different immune- suppressing diseases. Diseases such as Immune-System Dysregulation Syndrome have has been a ected positively by acupuncture treatments. According to a …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 15, 2016

7 tips to healthier vision

7 tips to healthier vision Traditional Chinese Medicine believes that eye diseases are related to deficiencies in the liver and kidney organs and result from an imbalance in the body. There are many ways to improve eye health and prevent damage down the road. Finding the root of the problem …

Post by Ellie Heintze on April 29, 2016

vision and eye health
vision and eye health

7 tips to healthier vision

7 tips to healthier vision Traditional Chinese Medicine believes that eye diseases are related to deficiencies in the liver and kidney organs and result from an imbalance in the body. There are many ways to improve eye health and prevent damage down the road. Finding the root of the problem …

Post by Ellie Heintze on April 29, 2016

Why Celiac Disease Is More Than Going Gluten-Free

It is estimated that 1 in 133 Americans, 1% of the United States population, has celiac disease, an autoimmune disorder triggered by the ingestion of gluten and characterized by the destruction of intestinal cells (villous atrophy). In celiac, the immune system attacks the enzyme that repairs the intestinal villi, and …

Post by Ellie Heintze on April 21, 2016

Celiac disease
Celiac disease

Why Celiac Disease Is More Than Going Gluten-Free

It is estimated that 1 in 133 Americans, 1% of the United States population, has celiac disease, an autoimmune disorder triggered by the ingestion of gluten and characterized by the destruction of intestinal cells (villous atrophy). In celiac, the immune system attacks the enzyme that repairs the intestinal villi, and …

Post by Ellie Heintze on April 21, 2016

Non-celiac Gluten Sensitivity

What you need to know about NCGS Why is it that people feel better when they stop eating products with gluten? That is the million-dollar question. Is it gluten itself? Is it the pesticides that are used on wheat products? Does everyone just have leaky gut? It could be a …

Post by Ellie Heintze on March 11, 2016

Gluten-free and celiac
Gluten-free and celiac

Non-celiac Gluten Sensitivity

What you need to know about NCGS Why is it that people feel better when they stop eating products with gluten? That is the million-dollar question. Is it gluten itself? Is it the pesticides that are used on wheat products? Does everyone just have leaky gut? It could be a …

Post by Ellie Heintze on March 11, 2016

8 superfoods for the eyes

8 superfoods for the eyes Improving eye health can be as simple as switching up your diet and adding some healthier choices. Certain foods can have a great impact on not only overall health but vision as well. Below are some natural foods that are great to eat on a …

Post by Ellie Heintze on March 8, 2016

Superfood for the eyes
Superfood for the eyes

8 superfoods for the eyes

8 superfoods for the eyes Improving eye health can be as simple as switching up your diet and adding some healthier choices. Certain foods can have a great impact on not only overall health but vision as well. Below are some natural foods that are great to eat on a …

Post by Ellie Heintze on March 8, 2016

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