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New York Acupuncture and Cigarette Smoking

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A healthy lifestyle is always the right way to take care of one’s body.  Avoidance of cigarette smoking makes for very good advice on how to keep away from sickness and disease.  The smoke one inhales from cigarette smoking goes to the bronchial airways and clogs them up.  Try playing basketball or any physically demanding activity and one will see how hard it is to breathe after only a few minutes into the activity.

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Written by Valerie

March 4th, 2011 at 10:50 pm

Acupuncture NYC and the Body’s Yin and Yang

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In traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), yin and yang are two opposite principles in nature that oppose and complement each other at the same time.  Generally, anything that moves, ascends, gives brilliance, evolves and is hyperactive relates to yang.  The state of quietness, descent, darkness, devolution or degeneration and hypoactivity, relates to yin.

In short, the principles of yin and yang relate to the duality existing in the universe, most lucidly seen in the duality of … Continue reading

Written by Valerie

February 25th, 2011 at 10:25 am