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Traditional Chinese Medicine Can Help Those Suffering From Autoimmune Disease

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Traditional Chinese Medicine has been shown to help those who suffer from some form of autoimmune disease. It has been reported that more than 50 million Americans are suffering from some form of autoimmune disease. An autoimmune disease occurs when the body’s immune system attacks healthy tissue. Common conditions can be rheumatoid arthritis, thyroid disease, [...]

Managing Arthritis With Traditional Chinese Medicine

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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 Holiday Season Stress And Anxiety

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Acupuncture helps with holiday stress

Acupuncture can help with holiday stress, anxiety and holiday blues and depression. Financial concerns, gift giving, busy schedules, family obligations, weight gain and lack of exercise all play into the “holiday cheer”. The end of year, travel, family get-togethers, extra social events, reduced sleep, poor eating brought on from not enough time to eat healthier, [...]

Staying Healthy This Fall With Traditional Chinese Medicine

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Keep your immune system healthy this Fall

The Autumn season is a time where our immune systems can become challenged with fluctuating temperatures as we head into Winter. If we are not mindful, the Fall season can be an easy time for our immune system to become challenged and for us to end up with a virus, cold or flu. Consider letting [...]

Keeping Your Immune System Healthy With Acupuncture

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Acupuncture can help keep the immune system strong

Traditional Chinese Medicine theory is that the first line of defense in keeping our immune system strong is called the wei qi.  This is qi energy that circulates just beneath our skin and regulates sweating and immunity. Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture has been used for thousands of years to help keep the immune system [...]

Staying Hydrated And Traditional Chinese Medicine

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Stay hydrated

Arizona is experiencing a very hot summer. Be sure to make it a point to stay hydrated to help keep healthy. Some people find that it may be helpful to fill up a big water bottle (at least 1 liter) at the beginning of the day and carry it around with them wherever they go. [...]