Acupuncture Alternatives


Spring Allergy Season and Traditional Chinese Medicine

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Neti pot helps with sinus issues

The spring season is here and for many folks that means constant suffering from allergies. In Arizona we can get hit particularly hard with allergies in the springtime when the new blooms are coming out. Shrubs and trees on our hillsides and roadways, and in our yards are lovely with the spring blooms, but it [...]

Acupuncture Can Help With Headache Pain

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Acupuncture can help relieve migraine headache pain

Headaches generally fall into two (2) distinct categories which we will call ‘primary’ and ‘secondary’. Acupuncture can effectively treat ‘primary’ headaches, such as tension and migraine, which are the most common types of headaches. A ‘primary’ headache is a clinical condition, not a symptom of another health issue. ‘Primary’ headaches include tension headaches, migraines and [...]

Acupuncture Can Help With Anxiety and Panic Attacks

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Acupuncture can help with anxiety

Acupuncture has shown it can help with anxiety and panic attacks. In the world of Western medicine, getting help for these conditions often includes drugs that may have unwanted side effects. Other approaches might be counseling, which often takes many, many treatments before one can see results. Are you looking for help that does not [...]

Acupuncture and Tennis Elbow

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tennis elbow

Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) is an irritation of muscles and tendons in the forearm — and it is not necessarily always due to someone having played tennis. Tennis elbow can occur from any variety of exercises, sports, household chores, or computer use.  Any activity that has repetitive motion may be the reason for tennis elbow. [...]

Sciatica and Acupuncture

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Acupuncture can help sciaticia pain

Acupuncture can help with sciatica pain. Sciatica is a form of nerve inflammation. One of the things that Acupuncture does best is help with inflammation. Sciatica has several possible symptoms. Sciatica symptoms may include back pain, but there may be only hip, leg pain or even foot pain. For some people there may be minimal [...]

Acupuncture And Thyroid Issues

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Acupuncture can help with thyroid issues

Acupuncture can help in the treatment of thyroid problems. Acupuncture treatments can help restore and improve hormonal balance. Treatments can also regulate energy levels, smooth emotions and help manage sleep,along with emotions and menstrual problems. There are points on a person’s ears and other parts of the body that can be used to regulate the [...]