acupuncture

February 2019

December 2018

Handling Stress with Acupuncture

2019-04-11T21:17:42-05:00Categories: acupuncture, tcm|

Handling Stress with Acupuncture The dictionary defines stress in multiple ways, but there is only one that matters when we discuss how stress affects our physical bodies. Stress is defined as a physical, chemical or emotional factor that causes bodily or mental tension. Stress actually does have a function in our bodies, it’s the body’s [...]

5 Reasons to Get Acupuncture for Migraines

2019-04-12T23:13:23-05:00Categories: acupuncture|

5 Reasons to Get Acupuncture for Migraines Migraine headaches are a bit of mystery to the medical world. This ailment tends to be poorly understood and frequently undiagnosed and undertreated. According to the Migraine Research Foundation, this neurological disease affects nearly 39 million Americans. Migraines are characterized by severe, throbbing pain usually found on only [...]

Acupuncture: It’s Not All In Your Head(ache)

2019-04-12T23:18:55-05:00Categories: acupuncture, emotional health, herbs, mindfulness, nutrition, women's health|

Acupuncture: It’s Not All In Your Head(ache) There are four main types of headache: Tension, cluster, sinus and migraine. And, there are varying triggers for these headaches, such as food, stress, hormones, dehydration and weather. Fortunately, eliminating the triggers and finding natural ways to prevent and help an ongoing headache are possible. Tension: Tension headaches [...]

Acupuncture & Seasonal Affective Disorder

2019-04-12T23:38:39-05:00Categories: acupuncture|

Acupuncture & Seasonal Affective Disorder Seasonal Affective Disorder, also known as SAD, is a form of depression that affects people all throughout the world. Most commonly experienced during fall and winter months, the symptoms of SAD include depression, hypersomnia, lethargy, difficulty concentrating, negative thoughts and decreased social interaction. Higher levels of anxiety are experienced at [...]

October 2018

Acupuncture for Dementia

2019-04-12T23:36:50-05:00Categories: acupuncture|

Acupuncture for Dementia Dementia is defined as a chronic disorder of the mental processes caused by either brain injury or brain disease. Dementia is marked by memory disorders, personality changes, and impaired reasoning. Dementia is not a specific disease though. Dementia is an overall term that describes a wide range of symptoms characterized by a [...]

September 2018

August 2018

5 Reasons Acupuncture Helps Reduce Stress

2019-04-12T23:48:57-05:00Categories: acupuncture, emotional health|

5 Reasons Acupuncture Helps Reduce Stress Stress is a word many people are familiar with. The dictionary defines stress in multiple ways, but there is only one that matters when we discuss how stress affects our physical bodies. The definition is this, “stress is a physical, chemical or emotional factor that causes bodily or mental [...]

July 2018

5 Acupuncture Points for Late Summer

2019-04-13T09:45:13-05:00Categories: acupuncture, organ systems, seasons, tcm|

5 Acupuncture Points for Late Summer Acupuncture is part of a medical system that dates back nearly 3,500 years. This medical system is known as Traditional Chinese Medicine or TCM. TCM acknowledges not four but five seasons. The fifth season, Late Summer, occurs August through mid-September. Each season in TCM has a pair of organs [...]

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