Acupuncture In The News

This week I’m bringing you some new acupuncture in the news studies that have been released.  These are all common conditions that affect millions of people everyday. First up… Heel Pain / Plantar Fasciitis New research indicates acupuncture is an effective and safe treatment for heel pain.  Pain on the back of the heel often […]

Acupuncture News

I haven’t done an acupuncture news post for a few weeks and there are quite a few new studies that have come out.  Plus, the White House gave an official response to the petition submitted requesting that Acupuncture be covered under the Social Security Act & Medicare.  This is one of the biggest questions that […]

Workout Rescue! Take the Pain out of Your Workout

Alright, so I know you all have seen the pictures floating around comparing what the gym looks like in December compared to what it looks like in January! When January rolls around people are full of resolution & drive to get fit in the new year.   The first thing that happens is that you wake up so […]

Acupuncture News

Good stuff in Acupuncture News this month.  I have attached two links for you to explore. The first link is a short, very short, video by Marlo Thomas.  Marlo has a web series on health for the Huffington Post. In this clip she interviews Dr. Oz on acupuncture.  One of her viewers wrote in asking […]

Pain & How to Fix It!

As most of you know the majority of what I work on in the acupuncture arena of the Wellness Center is Pain & Fertility.  Pain is a big one for people.  It zaps the joy right out of life and it often takes you away from the things you love.  I would say the majority […]

Testimonial

Here’s a great testimonial from the Facebook Page (Aug 2013).  A great testimonial as to the amazing benefits of cupping.  I love hearing these stories… “Oh My!! The cupping was AMAZING!! My neck, back, and shoulders haven’t felt so good in years. I recommend it to everyone. Thank you so much for all the work […]

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Acu In The News Round Up

This is just a nice little round up of acupuncture in the news.  Some are testimonials and some bits are new research that have come out recently. This is the perfect blog to forward to friends and family that could absolutely use some acupuncture but still think it is for the hippy dippy new-agey folks! You […]

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Cupping, Cupping, Cupping

Wow!  Cupping is becoming all the rage, in Hollywood at least! More and more celebrities are being photographed with their cupping marks. Here’s a link to a recent article in the Los Angeles Herald about the number of celebrities and athletes showing off their cupping marks in the media.  http://www.losangelesherald.com/index.php/sid/213955042/scat/a7d0846f876c8187/ I would just like to reiterate a […]

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Athletes Use Acupuncture…Why not You?

Thought I would just share this item that hit the news.  The Denver Post ran an article on Jeremy Adams, one of Colorado’s basketball players. Adams is a big dude at 6’5″ and 220.  The problem was his patella tendons in both knees were limiting his playing time, sometimes not more than 10 minutes at […]

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What is Moxibustion?

Hi Guys!  Ok… let’s address this question that I frequently get when people walk into my office.  “What’s that smell?!”  I’m a lover of the moxa and use it on a pretty regular basis, so if you come in often enough, you will definitely smell it. So what is it?  Moxa is a chinese herb.  […]

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