Acupuncture

Alternative to Treating Pain

This article I read recently caught my eye.

Complementary Pain Treatments Gain Traction

I followed this up over Christmas break with a read of this fascinating book:

Dreamland

Here’s the central points, if you don’t have time to read the article and a whole separate book:

– Opiate addiction has devastated America.

– Opiates are NOT the only option for treating long-term, chronic pain, such as pain caused by degenerative arthritis, disc herniations or degenerative disc disease of the spine. […]

By |March 20th, 2017|Categories: Acupuncture, Pain Management|Tags: , |0 Comments

What is Acupuncture & How Can It Benefit You?

Originating in China, dating from 100 BCE,  a document entitled, ‘The Yellow Emperor’s Classic of International Medicine’ is recognized to be the first account of practiced acupuncture. The text implies an ancient Chinese philosophy know as Taoism. Taoism emphasizes living in harmony with Tao and or Qi, the path, principle, source and life force behind everything that exists. This concept of channels otherwise known as, meridians, (believed to be specific acupuncture points throughout our anatomy) […]

By |October 27th, 2015|Categories: Acupuncture|Tags: , , |0 Comments