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Archive for April, 2011

Acupuncture Philadelphia and the Athlete

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Athletes always aspire to be in tiptop shape.  They always need their muscles to be finely tuned.  They need to have high mental morale and steely resolve.  The athlete treats his body and mind like a fine-tuned, well-oiled powerful machine ready to give optimal performance on demand.  There is no guarantee that an athlete will not suffer from injuries throughout his career and that is why he must also be prepared to have his injuries … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

April 30th, 2011 at 3:54 am

Bellvue Acupuncture and Moxibustion

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Acupuncture and Moxibustion have been part of traditional Chinese medicine for thousands of years in China.  Now these two are one of the most popular forms of alternative medical treatments in the world.  Acupuncture treatment is the use of hair thin sterile needles inserted into specific areas called acupuncture points.  The needles are manipulated in such a way to elicit a desired response.  The acupuncture points are connected to a network of meridians spread throughout … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

April 30th, 2011 at 3:46 am

Acupuncture New York and Tinnitus

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Acupuncture New York is part of traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and has been a mode of treatment used by the Chinese for more than 2000 years for a number of illnesses and disease ranging from hypertension to drug addiction.  Acupuncture is a holistic type of treatment meaning acupuncture aims to heal not only an individual physically but psychologically and emotionally, as well.  Acupuncture helps maintain normal flow of energy in the body. It is widely … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

April 23rd, 2011 at 12:08 pm

Obesity Treatment with Acupuncture Orlando

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Obesity is a very serious problem in the United States.  Almost 35% of the population in the US has a body mass index (BMI) of 30%.  A BMI of 30% is defined as obesity.  Obesity can lead to diseases such as cardiovascular disease, certain types of cancer, and type 2 diabetes.

Too many calorie intake is a major reason for the obesity epidemic in the US.  The proliferation of fast-food chains serving fatty foods and … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

April 16th, 2011 at 1:26 am

Infertility Issues and Acupuncture New York

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Acupuncture has been around for over 2000 years and is part of traditional Chinese medicine.  Acupuncture New York believes that a block in the vital energy flow in the body causes chi imbalances and this is believed to be the root cause of many of the diseases among humans. These blockages can be removed and the energy flow of the body can be manipulated by inserting reed thin needles into specific locations of the body.… Continue reading

Acupuncture Philadelphia Treatment

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Acupuncture is one of the oldest forms of healing.  The Chinese have used it for around 4000 yrs.  It is the most popular form of healing through natural means and one of the most effective.  It was introduced in the United States since the 1970’s and since then, millions of Americans have benefited from this holistic type of treatment.  Holistic in the sense that it not only is used in treating physical ailments but emotional … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

April 9th, 2011 at 8:41 am

The Many Benefits of Bellvue Acupuncture

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Bellvue Acupuncture has been the most popular alternative form of treatment for a wide range of sicknesses in the West since the 1970’s.  It is a potent weight loss program and is effective in treating pain, infertility, addiction, skin disorders, depression and anxiety.  Millions have benefited from this program and modern techniques developed in the West have made acupuncture even more effective than ever.

Practiced in China for well over 2000 years, acupuncture is part … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

April 9th, 2011 at 8:31 am

The Importance of the Kidneys in Traditional Chinese Medicine in Tarzana

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One of the key distinctions between traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and western medicine lies in their understanding of the organs of the human body.  Western science defines a body organ with a specific anatomical function.  For example, the kidneys’ role lies in blood filtration or the heart’s function is for the circulation of blood, etc. TCM, on the other hand, would view the kidneys as not only an organ for filtering blood, but an integral … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

April 1st, 2011 at 7:47 pm

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