3 Reasons Why Acupuncture is Great For Kids

A lot of people think acupuncture (yes, needles!) for kids does not exist. On the contrary, acupuncture works so well for so many childhood conditions. It is a great alternative to taking Western medications that can have side effects, and is a painless, relaxing treatment. While in acupuncture school, I did an internship at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego. The acupuncture was a painless, safe, and effective treatment for nausea…

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Trying to Get Pregnant? 5 Reasons Why Acupuncture Is For You

Pregnancy is one of the most fascinating phenomenon’s on the planet. There are significant physical, mental, and emotional changes that occur throughout the whole process. If you are one of the lucky ones where getting pregnant is easy, this article isn’t for you. But if you, or someone you know, is having challenges, acupuncture for fertility can help.  Any symptom or condition, according to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), is just a…

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4 Reasons Why All Men Should Get Acupuncture

Women typically are better about scheduling health treatments for themselves. Often times it takes debilitating symptoms for men to seek help. More recently, though, I feel like there is a shift going on in men’s health. Whereas in the past self-care treatments would have been considered ‘weak’, men are seeing the benefits to improve health, performance, and quality of life. You can often prevent illness or injury by doing things…

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Joint Pain? 5 Best Supplements For You

Why Supplement? Should you get your nutrients from food or from supplements? I think a whole foods diet is ideal, although I know in reality life, work, and stress can wreck havoc on your ideal diet plan.  I like supplements to fill in the gaps and make sure you are getting all the stuff you need to live and function at your best. I also believe it is the culmination of…

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