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Chinese New Year 2014-Year Of The Horse

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2014 is Year of the Horse

The Chinese celebrate he beginning of their New Year at a different time than we do in the West. The Chinese calendar – called Sheng Xiao – has 12 cycles. Each cycle lasts for one year and represents an animal which includes Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog and Pig. [...]

New Arizona Medical Ruling Consumers Need To Be Aware Of

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Acupuncture takes time and training. Don't let unlicensed or untrained individuals perform needling on you.

Since you are a medical consumer, we want you to be aware of a new ruling in Arizona. On October 22, the Arizona Physical Therapy Board adopted “dry needling” as part of their scope of practice. This ruling will have an effect on patients and create a larger need for medical consumers to be diligent in [...]

The Acupuncture Community Needs Your Help

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Acupuncturist prepares to tap needle into patient

Whenever we seek out someone to help us with anything it makes good sense to look for the best- someone with proper education and experience — whether to get our car repaired, our roof fixed, our teeth cleaned – anything one can think of. This in mind, it makes perfect sense to want the professional [...]

Year of the Snake-Chinese New Year

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Year of the Snake

Happy Chinese New Year from Acupuncture Alternatives. The official date for Chinese New Year this year is February 10th 2013. This date begins a new year called the Year of the Snake. The Snake is one of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac. These “animals” are related to the Chinese [...]

Happy Holidays-Stay Healthy

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Happy Holidays! 2013 will soon be here. We want to take a moment to wish all of you a happy holiday season. As we enter the coming New Year our wish is for everyone to have the coming year bring with it all that you desire — and for you to stay healthy! Acupuncture Alternatives [...]

Time is Running Out In 2012 To Use Flexible Spending Account

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Flexible Spending Account

If you have a Flexible Spending Account, time is slipping away to make use of it this year. Use your 2012 Flex Plan Dollars before December 31. If you participate in a Flexible Spending Account (FSA), a ‘Cafeteria Plan’ or other health-care savings program, through your company benefits program time may be running out this [...]