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Pain Management

Acupuncture is a complementary therapy that is being increasingly used in the day-to-day management of pain.

Acupuncture for neck pain treatment

Acupuncture for neck pain treatment and prevention A study conducted by the Tzu Chi University in Taiwan demonstrated that cupping, a modality of Traditional Chinese Medicine, provided significant pain relief for chronic neck and shoulder pain. The participants in the study received a total of four cupping therapy treatments that lasted …

Post by Ellie Heintze on May 5, 2017

acupuncture and neck pain
acupuncture and neck pain

Acupuncture for neck pain treatment

Acupuncture for neck pain treatment and prevention A study conducted by the Tzu Chi University in Taiwan demonstrated that cupping, a modality of Traditional Chinese Medicine, provided significant pain relief for chronic neck and shoulder pain. The participants in the study received a total of four cupping therapy treatments that lasted …

Post by Ellie Heintze on May 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

Acupuncture for Knee Osteoarthritis

Acupuncture Research Update: Acupuncture for Knee Osteoarthritis They also concluded this evidence is consistent with all other current evidence regarding this matter. According to the study, after 12 weeks of treatments, subjects reported their knee pain was greatly reduced. The reported success rate of pain relief in the patients that …

Post by Ellie Heintze on February 20, 2017

Acupuncture for knee osteoarthritis
Acupuncture for knee osteoarthritis

Acupuncture for Knee Osteoarthritis

Acupuncture Research Update: Acupuncture for Knee Osteoarthritis They also concluded this evidence is consistent with all other current evidence regarding this matter. According to the study, after 12 weeks of treatments, subjects reported their knee pain was greatly reduced. The reported success rate of pain relief in the patients that …

Post by Ellie Heintze on February 20, 2017

Acupuncture Sticks It to Sports Injuries

Acupuncture Sticks It to Sports Injuries Contributing Author: Kim M. Filkins, L.Ac. Almost everybody has participated in sports activities at some point in their life. Along with playing sports comes the possibility of getting injured. Most of the time it’s something simple like a sprained ankle or general overuse of …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 29, 2016

Acupuncture for sports injuries
Acupuncture for sports injuries

Acupuncture Sticks It to Sports Injuries

Acupuncture Sticks It to Sports Injuries Contributing Author: Kim M. Filkins, L.Ac. Almost everybody has participated in sports activities at some point in their life. Along with playing sports comes the possibility of getting injured. Most of the time it’s something simple like a sprained ankle or general overuse of …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 29, 2016

Three Common Misconceptions About Acupuncture

Acupuncture has been practiced for thousands of years. It is defined by tradition and a clearly established set of principles. Acupuncture is widely accepted around the world as an effective treatment for more than just pain. Several leading health organizations, including the National Institutes of Health, the Mayo Clinic, and …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 22, 2016

Acupuncture
Acupuncture

Three Common Misconceptions About Acupuncture

Acupuncture has been practiced for thousands of years. It is defined by tradition and a clearly established set of principles. Acupuncture is widely accepted around the world as an effective treatment for more than just pain. Several leading health organizations, including the National Institutes of Health, the Mayo Clinic, and …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 22, 2016

3 Indicators You Need a Health Tune-up

Tune into Health: Remember the days of rabbit ear antennas on your television sets? If you were lucky enough to find the exact seating position in your living room to optimize your body’s own magnetic field and the tilt of the earth’s axis, these beauties could tune in your favorite …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 8, 2016

Indicators your health needs a tune up
Indicators your health needs a tune up

3 Indicators You Need a Health Tune-up

Tune into Health: Remember the days of rabbit ear antennas on your television sets? If you were lucky enough to find the exact seating position in your living room to optimize your body’s own magnetic field and the tilt of the earth’s axis, these beauties could tune in your favorite …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 8, 2016

What is Dampness?

What is dampness and how acupuncture can help: Dampness is an insidious beast. It works its way in, silent and sneaky. Before you know it, you’re filled with it, and you can barely get out of your own way. Damp is a term acupuncturists use when the fluids of the …

Post by Ellie Heintze on October 28, 2016

Dampness and Acupuncture
Dampness and Acupuncture

What is Dampness?

What is dampness and how acupuncture can help: Dampness is an insidious beast. It works its way in, silent and sneaky. Before you know it, you’re filled with it, and you can barely get out of your own way. Damp is a term acupuncturists use when the fluids of the …

Post by Ellie Heintze on October 28, 2016

{Research Update}: Acupuncture can improve your overall athletic performance

Acupuncture can improve your overall athletic performance Due to this fact, many athletes receive acupuncture treatment to increase their energy and play better when it comes time for that big game. Recent studies have delved into the specific ways acupuncture helps with performance. acupuncture is seen as bene cial in …

Post by Ellie Heintze on September 12, 2016

Acupuncture and athletic performance
Acupuncture and athletic performance

{Research Update}: Acupuncture can improve your overall athletic performance

Acupuncture can improve your overall athletic performance Due to this fact, many athletes receive acupuncture treatment to increase their energy and play better when it comes time for that big game. Recent studies have delved into the specific ways acupuncture helps with performance. acupuncture is seen as bene cial in …

Post by Ellie Heintze on September 12, 2016

Acupuncture Enhances Sports Performance and Recovery

Acupuncture and Sports Performance Acupuncture has been used time and again to help athletes relieve pain. But acupuncture and the accessory modalities associated with it can do so much more. Using acupuncture treatments can actually enhance an athlete’s performance and recovery from any sports-related injury. Let’s take a look. When …

Post by Ellie Heintze on August 15, 2016

Acupuncture Enhances Sports Performance and Recovery

Acupuncture and Sports Performance Acupuncture has been used time and again to help athletes relieve pain. But acupuncture and the accessory modalities associated with it can do so much more. Using acupuncture treatments can actually enhance an athlete’s performance and recovery from any sports-related injury. Let’s take a look. When …

Post by Ellie Heintze on August 15, 2016

Add these 4 things to your diet to increase athletic performance

Natural Ways to Up Your Game In addition to using acupuncture and other forms of traditional Chinese medicine, there are other ways athletes seek to up their game as the 2016 Olympics round the corner. One of the simplest ways to increase performance is by watching what you are consuming. …

Post by Ellie Heintze on August 8, 2016

Athletic performance and acupuncture
Athletic performance and acupuncture

Add these 4 things to your diet to increase athletic performance

Natural Ways to Up Your Game In addition to using acupuncture and other forms of traditional Chinese medicine, there are other ways athletes seek to up their game as the 2016 Olympics round the corner. One of the simplest ways to increase performance is by watching what you are consuming. …

Post by Ellie Heintze on August 8, 2016

Acupuncture Benefits For

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