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What is prostatitis?

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When a man gets older, his chance of developing prostatitis becomes greater. Prostatitis is the swelling of the prostate gland. The prostate gland is a walnut-size gland located just under a man’s bladder. The role of the prostate gland is to provide the liquid part of the semen during ejaculation. There are several causes for prostatitis although its main symptoms include difficult urination and pain. There are two types of prostatitis: chronic and acute.

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August 31st, 2014 at 1:29 am

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Chronic gastritis can be compared to stomach fullness and epigastralgia in traditional Chinese medicine

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Chronic gastritis can imply a number of chronic gastric mucus inflammation caused by various pathogenic factors. According to the pathological changes, chronic gastritis may be classified into hypertrophic, atrophic, and superficial gastritis. The clinical symptoms of each of these types of gastritis may be different from each other although chronic gastritis manifests itself through common, main symptoms such as belching, vomiting, nausea, dyspepsia, anorexia as well as pain and discomfort in the middle and upper … Continue reading

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August 31st, 2014 at 1:12 am

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Acupuncture for Low Back Pain

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This article talks about a 54 year-old woman who had been having low back pain in Cleveland for a huge part of her life, particularly on the left side of her body although her right side is affected, at times. She remembered the pain starting to occur after suffering from a severe type of pneumonia which led to her hospitalization for a whole week at the age of 9. She thought that the stay in … Continue reading

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August 24th, 2014 at 6:58 am

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Treating Acid Reflux with Acupuncture

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All of us suffer from indigestion from time to time. But when it occurs daily or maybe a few times a week, you need to see a doctor to prevent it from significantly affecting your overall health. When it comes to attaining strong digestive function, traditional Chinese medicine offers a strong foundation for a lifetime of good health. A healthy digestive system processes food in a timely manner, efficiently absorbs essential nutrients and effectively removes … Continue reading

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August 17th, 2014 at 4:35 am

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About 20% of the population in the United Stateshas suffered some kind of depression

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Lack of exercise, weight gain, family obligations, busy schedules, relationship problems and financial concerns are some of the things that can bear pressure on our lives. They can affect us emotionally, physically and spiritually and cause us to become depressed and/or anxious. Traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture provide a unique approach and treatment for life’s common challenges.

We can experience a wide range of symptoms (all negative) from anxiety. They may include mild worrying to … Continue reading

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August 10th, 2014 at 2:14 am

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Acupuncture can Make your Mission to Lose Weight Become More Effective and Easy

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One of the best things about ancient Chinese healing is that they utilize nothing but the best nature can provide. One such healing method Chinese medicine practitioners in Cleveland use is acupuncture which is probably a 5,000-year-old medical procedure.

Acupuncture is founded on the traditional Chinese medicine belief that the body contains streams in which mystical streams of energy flow. In conventional medicine, this could equate to the nervous system of the body with the … Continue reading

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August 3rd, 2014 at 9:54 am

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