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Acupressure for Air Travel

If you are anything like me and don’t like to fly, vacation can also be a stressful and bewildering experience. Luckily this acupuncturist knows a few simple and easy tricks to calm the nerves and relieve anxiety while flying. Continue reading

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Acupuncture and Fertility

Chinese medicine is becoming a popular alternative for fertility support. Some studies show an increase in success for those trying to conceive while using acupuncture and herbal medicine. Those who are successful also find that alternative medicine lays down a … Continue reading

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The 5 Acupuncture Theories – A Western Perspective

While I long for my patients to appreciate the true beauty of this ancient medicine, I’ve come to realize that it is better for them, the medicine, and my business, if I use words and explanations to which they can more easily relate. Continue reading

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Seasonal Allergy Relief with Chinese Medicine

Practitioners of Chinese Medicine believe that addressing the root cause of the allergies, and not only the symptoms (“the branch”) and by balancing the immune system leads to long-term benefits in allergy management.
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Chinese Medicine: Effective Treatment for IBS

Studies show that acupuncture and Chinese herbs can be a safe and effective alternative to drug therapy. Continue reading

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Acupuncture Helps Calm Colic

After having my own success treating my colicky baby with Chinese herbal medicine, I was interested to see what success other practitioners have had with treating colic with acupuncture.  A study published in PubMed concluded that minimal acupuncture treatment of … Continue reading

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Assisting Injury Recovery with Acupuncture

Acupuncture can help by increasing circulation, breaking up stagnant blood and promoting healing at the site of injury. Continue reading

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