Acupuncture, Yes. Vitamins, No.

Here is some useful information on FSA’s or Flexible Spending Accounts (different from HSA’s or Health Savings Accounts)  that many people have as part of their health insurance. What qualifies as a legitimate…Read more

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Acupuncture Could Relieve Dry Mouth In Head And Neck Cancer Patients, Study Suggests

Huffington Post has an interesting article on treating dry mouth in patients with head and neck cancers. Acupuncture is a great adjunct to most cancer treatments. I have treated many cancer patients over…Read more

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Acupuncture vs. Topomax for migraine relief.

Acupuncture vs. Topomax for migraine relief. The whole article is here. “The results revealed that the acupuncture group showed a drop in the average monthly number of migraine headaches from 20.2 to 9.8…Read more

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Acupuncture on CBS This Morning

A nice segment on “CBS This Morning” yesterday on the efficacy of acupuncture for the treatment of chronic pain.

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Acupuncture effective for pain in children

Great article in the Seattle Times. “Last year, an analysis in the journal Pediatrics concluded that acupuncture was safe for kids “when performed by appropriately trained practitioners.” Officials at pediatric hospitals estimate that…Read more

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Study maps effects of acupuncture on the brain

This is a very interesting article. Hopefully, as the effect of acupuncture is more greatly understood by western science the skeptics will fall by the wayside. ScienceDaily (2010-02-05) — New research about the…Read more

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Chinese Herbal Remedies for Cold and Flu Season

Okay, it is safe to say that Cold and Flu season is once again upon us and there is the added fear about Swine Flu. There is a lot of information for and…Read more

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Acupuncture for Weight Loss

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You know you need to lose weight otherwise you wouldn’t be reading this page right now would you?

I am sure you have tried every diet under the sun. Every weight loss plan, exercise plan, etc, etc…

You have spent countless hours and dollars to try and drop the pounds that never seem to come off or stay off.

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How is a Cure Different from Symptom Relief?

Corrective Care vs. Symptom Relief When you have a health problem most likely you want a “cure” when you visit your doctor. Curing a problem means restoring back to full health, you know……Read more

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Acupuncture Cupping Therapy for Neck and Shoulder Pain

Have you had an accident that created whiplash? Have you been miserable since that car accident or that awkward fall?

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