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Mar 13 2018

Acupuncture and Menopause

Are you experiencing hot flashes that have nothing to do with the weather? You might be experiencing menopause. Although menopause typically occurs between the ages of 45-56, menopause can occur earlier if you are receiving chemotherapy, or if you’re using hormone replacement therapy (either because of chemotherapy, or because you’re transgender and transitioning). Same people continue to… Read more »

Mar 02 2018

Acupuncture and the Heart

Do you have high blood pressure (aka “hypertension”)? You might not know it if you do because high blood pressure symptoms can take a long time to develop. That’s why it’s important to have annual check-ups with your primary care doctor. The Mayo Clinic explains that many factors can contribute to high blood pressure, including:… Read more »

Jun 21 2017

Cool down with watermelon frost. It can save your life

Wow! The weather is HOT this summer and its only mid-June! We have seen temperatures up to 113 – 115 degrees and this will continue through the weekend! According to NPR the heat has caused cancelled plane flights in Phoenix, burns from falling and touching the ground, more snake sightings than usual and HEAT STROKE!!!… Read more »

Apr 18 2017

Acupuncture and Addiction

Do you or a loved one struggle with addiction to alcohol or drugs? Acupuncture is an excellent source of treatment. What Causes Addiction? According to an article in the 2012 issue of Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, drug addiction is often spurred by stress and/or depression. Drug use (both pharmaceutical and/or street drugs) can induce… Read more »

Apr 18 2017

Acupuncture and Platelet Counts

Do you have an irregular blood platelet level? If so, acupuncture and small dietary changes are easy remedies. What are platelets, and why do we need them? Platelets are created in our bone marrow, just like red and white blood cells are. According to Dr. Marlene Williams, Assistant Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins Bayview… Read more »

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