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Bellmore Acupuncture for Depression

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The traditional therapy that originated in China which involves the insertion of some fine, threadlike needles into certain specific points on the human body is called acupuncture. The term acupuncture comes from the Latin words, acus, meaning needle and pungere, meaning prick. It has been an integral part of Chinese traditional medicines like acupuncture in Bellmore since the ancient times, and is believed to date back to the Stone Age. However, scientific researches … Continue reading

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September 30th, 2010 at 8:15 am

What is Qi in Linwood Acupuncture?

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Defined as air or breath and by extension a life force or spiritual energy, Qi in Linwood acupuncture is a part of everything that exists all around. It is a fundamental concept of everyday Chinese culture. References to qi or similar philosophical concepts as a type of metaphysical energy that sustains living beings are used in many belief systems.

Philosophical conceptions of qi date from the earliest recorded times in Chinese thinking. One of the … Continue reading

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August 2nd, 2010 at 9:02 pm

The First Visit to a Edina Acupuncturist

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If you are a bit nervous about trying out an Edina acupuncture session you are not alone. Since Western medicine uses needles in a different and sometimes painful ways, it is natural for us to imagine the pain of becoming a human pin-cushion. In Western medicine, needles are used to inject medicine or to withdraw fluids from the body. The needles are hollow and the tip is beveled and sharpened so that it can cut … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

July 24th, 2010 at 8:41 am