Posts Tagged "acupuncture miami"

Acupuncture – Effective, Natural Relief from Neck and Shoulder Pain

Consider yourself lucky if you’ve never suffered from neck or shoulder pain.  These pains have been so common throughout history that they’ve inspired expressions such as “a pain in the neck” to describe an especially troublesome person or situation and “the weight of the world on my shoulders” to describe a heavy emotional load.  At best they are annoying, but…read more →

Acupuncture for Autoimmune Disease

Treating Autoimmune Disease with Acupuncture Over 50 million Americans suffer from autoimmune disease; an autoimmune disease occurs when the body’s immune system attacks healthy tissue. Autoimmune disorders include rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, thyroid disease, Addison’s disease, pernicious anemia, celiac disease, multiple sclerosis, myasthenia gravis and Guillain–Barré syndrome. Due to the complexity of treating autoimmune disorders, integrative medicine solutions including acupuncture and…read more →

Endocrine Health and Acupuncture

Enhance your Endocrine Health with Acupuncture The endocrine system is responsible for hormonal functions in the body and produces 30 distinct hormones each of which has a very specific job to do. This system controls your physical growth, mood, hormone output, reproduction, mental functionality, and immune system. When not working properly, you become more susceptible to disease and your ability…read more →

Men’s Top Health Concerns

Acupuncture and Oriental medicine have been used to treat men’s health concerns for thousands of years and are growing in popularity. The reason for this growth in popularity is that many health issues that men face, such as high blood pressure, prostate problems and depression, respond extremely well to acupuncture treatments. Primary health issues that affect men include: Cardiovascular Disease…read more →

Acupuncture and Menopause

With the right diet, attitude, and Oriental Medicine menopause can be a time of a revival of energy and an opportunity for personal growth–one that surpasses the hormonally driven period of adolescence. What is Menopause? Menopause is a transitional period marking the cessation of ovulation in a woman’s body. This time of change may last a few months to several…read more →

Acupuncture for Fibromyalgia

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine for Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS) affects an estimated two percent of the population. It is diagnosed when there is a history of widespread pain in all four quadrants of the body for a minimum duration of three months, and pain when pressure is applied to at least 11 of 18 designated tender points on the body….read more →

Strengthening Your Digestive Health with Acupuncture

Evidence that Oriental medicine has been used for digestive disorders can be found in early medical literature dating back to 3 AD, where specific acupuncture points and herbal formulas for borborygmus (rumbling or gurgling in the intestines), abdominal pain and diarrhea with pain are discussed. According to Oriental medical theory, most digestive disorders are due to disharmony in the spleen…read more →

Putting Insomnia To Rest With Acupuncture

In our society we put a premium on our waking hours and have the tendency to underestimate the importance of a full-night’s sleep. Millions of people who suffer from insomnia look for quick fixes instead of exploring the root causes of the problem. Sleep hygiene is an afterthought for many people. Evening is a time to allow our minds and…read more →

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