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Everything You Need To Know About Acupuncture (And Its Benefits)

Acupuncture is more than just sticking needles into the body. Sure, it does involve needles, but there is an intricate art to make sure it offers you all the potential benefits. Therefore you need to see a professional when you want to go through the process of acupuncture. There are many questions that people have … Continue reading Everything You Need To Know About Acupuncture (And Its Benefits)

New Study….Acupuncture better than Pain Medication.

New Study Says Acupuncture Could Be Viable Alternative To Pain Medication Jun 20, 2017 04:00 PM By Melissa Matthews @M_Matthews m.matthews@medicaldaily.com The traditional Chinese treatment acupuncture could be a possible alternative to addictive drugs. Acupuncture is often thought of as an alternative therapy, but a new study validates the treatment for use in relieving pain. … Continue reading New Study….Acupuncture better than Pain Medication.

Acupuncture Meridians Pathways of Chi Energy

Acupuncture meridians are called many names. These names includes Chinese meridians, energy meridians, and Chi meridians, just to name a few. These meridians carry the energy that vitalizes all life forms and allows them to flourish and grow. Different cultures call this life force by different names: Chi, subtle energy, Prana and vital energy to … Continue reading Acupuncture Meridians Pathways of Chi Energy

Infertility…Came across this article and had to share!

When used in conjunction with Western fertility treatments, acupuncture increases conception rates by 26%. A recent study from Tel Aviv University reports, ““When combining IUI with TCM treatments, 65.5 percent of the test group were able to conceive, compared with 39.4 percent of the control group, who received no herbal or acupuncture therapy.” For the … Continue reading Infertility…Came across this article and had to share!

Many many reason to try Acupuncture. It’s pretty amazing!

Here are 13 more specific ways that acupuncture can change your life in 2017. 1. It will open your mind. Acupuncture requires us to think about health in entirely new ways. Despite noble efforts by many to find one, there is no biomedical equivalent for qi or meridians. Acupuncture turns mainstream medical tenets on their … Continue reading Many many reason to try Acupuncture. It’s pretty amazing!

Did you know……

Acupuncture Found Effective For Tinnitus 28 March 2017 Researchers find acupuncture effective for the alleviation of tinnitus. This is significant given the intractability associated with this disorder. A research team in Sichuan, China, achieved significant positive patient outcomes by employing the use of electrical stimulation to acupuncture points. Compared with conventional manual acupuncture therapy, the … Continue reading Did you know……

Acupuncture for knee pain

Researchers confirm that acupuncture is more effective than two drugs (ibuprofen and diclofenac) for long-term relief of knee osteoarthritis pain, inflammation, and motor impairment. In one investigation, acupuncture plus herbal medicine outperformed acupuncture plus ibuprofen for pain relief. In another independent investigation, acupuncture outperformed diclofenac for relief of pain, inflammation, and motor impairment due to … Continue reading Acupuncture for knee pain

President Obama Supports Acupuncture

on 14 January 2010. 1-14-2010: Healthcare reform may include alternative medicine therapy language. In a recent town hall meeting in St. Louis, MO, President Obama noted that he supports acupuncture. A licensed acupuncturist noted that the National Institutes of Health and the Wold Health Organization have “discovered through their studies that alternative medicine is often … Continue reading President Obama Supports Acupuncture

A Little History of Acupuncture

I’ve been reading a lot lately on the history of CAM or Complementary and Alternative Medicine in order to prepare for my class next semester at the University of Iowa. One of the things I’m interested in is history of CAM, and in that research, have learned that Acupuncture actually came to Europe in the … Continue reading A Little History of Acupuncture