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Helping Get Rid of Allergic Rhinitis Using Traditional Chinese Medicine Procedures

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Allergic rhinitis can be a year-long or seasonal condition that is characterized by symptoms and signs such as itchy and red eyes, asthma-like symptoms, abundant nasal congestion and discharge, sneezing, thickened mucosal discharge, headaches, breathing difficulties and poor memory.

Medical doctors argue that these signs and symptoms are caused by extreme sensitivity of the nasal walls to allergens such as fumes, pollens, spores, animal dander, and/or dust. For still unknown reasons, the sufferer’s immune system … Continue reading

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January 28th, 2015 at 9:45 pm

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Female Weight Gain May be Due to a Condition Known as Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

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One of the seemingly endless struggles for a lot of women is losing weight. Endless hours in the gym and everyday dieting are not enough to cut their weight down. As a result, they usually end up frustrated, angry and feel tired and fatigued as all their efforts have amounted to nothing. However, some of them may be overweight not because of how they eat or how they live their life but because they may … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

January 21st, 2015 at 12:01 am

Painful Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Symptoms can be Relieved with Herbs and Acupuncture

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One of the best treatments for Carpal Tunnel syndrome is acupuncture. This wonderful treatment has the ability to relieve Carpal Tunnel syndrome symptoms within a short span of time. A person can suffer from carpal tunnels from syndrome long, frequent repetitive movements of his hands and fingers like typing in a keyboard 5 days a week, 8 hours a day for several years. Carpal tunnel syndrome or CTS can come about when a nerve in … Continue reading

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January 20th, 2015 at 11:59 pm

Why Not Turn to a Natural, Safe, and Effective Treatment for Your Anxiety Problems

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We today may have the most potent medications and state of the art technology when dealing with emotional disorders; the problem is they are not as effective as we want them to be when addressing conditions.

Acupuncture, on the other hand, is a very old medical procedure that originated in China that has been proven time and time again to significantly treat emotional issues such as panic attacks, depression, and anxiety.

Helping Deal with Anxiety … Continue reading

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January 13th, 2015 at 3:51 am

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The Extreme Effectiveness of Acupuncture in Resolving Substance Addiction

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The neurotransmitter dopamine is responsible for sending signals between neurons. This is needed for smooth and meaningful muscle activity. Dopmanine is also needed to produce adrenaline (epinephrine) and noradrenaline (norepinephrine). Depending on the attributes of the protein it contains, dopamine can either have an inhibitory or excitatory effect on the neurons.

This chemical is also related to the sensation of pleasure and pain. A rise in dopamine levels in the frontal lobe increases pleasure and … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

January 13th, 2015 at 3:10 am

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Famous Athletes who Have Used Acupuncture to Help Them Perform at their Best

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Whether you’re an individual who likes to stay active or a professional athlete, acupuncture can help you perform at your peak level and enable you to feel great. It’s not surprising to hear athletes training for an international and gold medal competition going for regular acupuncture therapies to keep their mind and body in balance and harmony. Besides helping you feel terrific, acupuncture uses no drugs at all and thus has no adverse side effects … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

January 6th, 2015 at 10:08 pm

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Relieve Bronchitis Symptoms and Boost Your Immune System with TCM and Acupuncture

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Bronchitis is a disease of the lungs that is triggered by smoke, dust, and other industrial pollutants. If left untreated, bronchitis can lead to lung tissue problem that can never be mended. Asthma can be due to the body’s sensitivity to common allergens such as dust, mold, pollen, and cigarette smoke. Asthma is usually connected to bronchitis. This is because an asthmatic person has a very high likelihood of developing bronchitis. During an asthma attack, … Continue reading

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January 6th, 2015 at 10:06 pm

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