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May 26 2015

Acupuncture and TMJ

Have you ever had pain in your jaw or the surrounding areas of your head? You might have TMJ, a medical term that refers to the temporomandibular joint. The temporomandibular joint connects the lower jaw (mandible) to the skull’s temporal bone, which is on both sides of the skull. This joint functions like a hing (think of a door frame or… Read more »

Apr 28 2015

What is a Moxa Stick?

Have you ever been in an acupuncture clinic and caught a whiff of smoke? Don’t worry. The clinic isn’t on fire, and no one’s smoking a doobie. The smell of smoke comes from a burning moxa stick, which is made from tightly rolled layers of the Chinese herb mugwort. Moxa sticks are intended to promote healing by… Read more »

Apr 14 2015

Acupuncture Helps Animals, Too

A recent news story from Colorado really warmed my heart. A dog named Ernie was rescued by the Colorado Animal Rescue. Ernie was paralyzed when he arrived at CAR. Thanks to acupuncture treatment, he has regained the use of his legs. He can chase a ball again, and he even goes motorcycle riding with his adoptive mother… Read more »

Feb 03 2015

How Acupuncture Helps With Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a beautiful thing. Bringing another life into the universe is a very powerful event. That being said, pregnancy is also challenging because of all the changes that our bodies experience during the process. Some of the most common side effects of pregnancy are nausea, back pain, and fatigue. Fortunately, acupuncture can help treat these symptoms,… Read more »

Jan 13 2015

Acupuncture Can Help You Quit Smoking

It’s that time of year when people set goals (or resolutions) for themselves. We vow to go to the gym, eat healthier food, lower our sugar intake . . . or quit smoking. Achieving any of these goals can be a challenge. Acupuncture therapist Diane Joswick notes that: Among current U.S. adult smokers, 70% report that… Read more »

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