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Preventing Illness Naturally

Cold and flu are an unfortunate reality for most people at one time or another. When cold or flu hits, most people flock to the pharmacy for over-the-counter remedies. But what if there was a way you could prevent illnesses naturally? Well, maybe there is. How do People Get Sick? Infectious diseases are caused by …

5 Ways an Acupuncturist Can Help Improve Overall Well-being

Can a visit to an acupuncturist help? Holistic healing is all about addressing wellness from all angles. In addition to your nutrition and exercise, there is another huge way to positively impact your overall health: visiting an acupuncturist Acupuncture may look scary, but it’s a painless treatment option that can help improve your well-being. This ancient …

Swing Without Pain: How Acupuncture Helps with Tendinitis/Tennis Elbow

Unfortunately, one of the most common ailments facing tennis players and golfers is the dreaded “tennis elbow” (they call it that for a reason!).  A swing and a… OUCH!  Tendonitis, or lateral epicondylitis often caused by frequent elbow and arm usage can make playing golf and tennis problematic,  painful and in some cases impossible.  If you’ve …

Sports Injuries and Acupuncture: How Acupuncture Reduces Recovery Time and Improves Performance

Injuries are an unfortunate but very common part of sports. Anybody that participates in sports or high-output physical activity will likely experience some type of sports injury at some point. While some sports injuries are participation-ending, many are treatable and will heal with the proper approach.  Common western treatments, like medications, include many dangerous side …

Acupuncture for Fertility and Pregnancy

You’ve probably already heard of acupuncture before, and you might know some of its more common benefits, like the treatment of pain, headaches, and blood pressure problems. But did you know acupuncture can also be used to treat infertility and can be highly beneficial during pregnancy? Read on to learn more about fertility acupuncture and …

Is Acupuncture Safe if You’re Pregnant?

Being pregnant is exciting for many women! It is filled with wonder, awe, and preparation, but pregnancy is not all good. As incredible of an experience as it is, being pregnant can be incredibly uncomfortable and challenging for some women. Many moms-to-be search endlessly for a safe, effective treatment to alleviate some of their pregnancy …

Acupuncture for Fatigue, Insomnia, and Sleep Conditions

Getting enough sleep is critical for our health, but it’s often easier said than done, especially if you suffer from fatigue or insomnia. Whether it’s falling asleep, staying asleep, or another struggle, many of us face sleepless nights. In 2014, the CDC labeled sleep deprivation as a public health epidemic. Over time, lack of sleep …

Managing Migraines with CIM and Acupuncture

Migraines are incredibly painful and even debilitating. They can come on in a sudden rush, and make it near impossible to concentrate on anything. For that reason, managing and preventing the pain associated with migraines is paramount for being able to work and function effectively in daily life.  Many people turn to over-the-counter medications to …

What is Moxa? What is it used for? How does it work?

Very few people have heard of the beneficial Traditional Chinese Medicine known as Moxibustion. Often shortened to Moxa, it’s a type of heat therapy that’s most commonly used with acupuncture that also helps to increase and balance the qi (chi) in your body.  What is moxibustion used for and how does it work? Read on …

10 Reasons Everyone Should Try Acupuncture

We all want to live healthy, pain-free lives.  Unfortunately, modern medicine doesn’t seem to be cutting it for most of us.  Fortunately, there are other options available, many of which have been around for hundreds of years.  Acupuncture therapy is one of the best ways to restore balance back to your body, and if you …