Acupuncture Alternatives

Late Summer and Healthy Eating

– Posted in: Nutrition and Diet
Indian summer

Summer is divided into two parts…Summer and late Summer… in the concepts of Traditional Chinese Medicine.  Late summer is that time at the end of Summer and before Autumn when there is often a hot spell. In Traditional Chinese Medicine the Stomach and Spleen rule the “fifth season” Traditional Chinese medicine actually relates to five [...]

Managing Arthritis With Traditional Chinese Medicine

– Posted in: Health Concerns
Arthritis and Traditional Chinese Medicine

Arthritis conditions can often be managed with Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine. Arthritis conditions and symptoms come in several varieties  – there are actually more than 100 different types of arthritis. The term arthritis is a sort of an ‘umbrella term’ that covers a lot of varying ailments that may affect the body with joint [...]

Acupuncture Helps With High Blood Pressure Issues

– Posted in: Acupuncture
blood pressure

Acupuncture can help with high blood pressure issues. Research from University of California, Irvine demonstrated that a person’s nervous system could be modulated using Acupuncture, which stimulates chemical reactions in the brain. This reaction gives Acupuncture the ability to control both heart rate and blood pressure. The researchers conclude that electro-acupuncture normalizes both elevated and [...]

Acupuncture Alternatives Works To Keep Herbals In Stock

– Posted in: Special Announcements

Acupuncture Alternatives is working hard to keep popular Chinese herbals in stock. However, with issues related to the Covid-19 virus and occasional delays with manufacturers receiving needed products, along with various shipment and supply issues along every stage of the pipeline, we are strongly encouraging our patients to plan ahead and order needed supplements before [...]