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Does Acupuncture Hurt, And 5 Other FAQs About The Practice

It isn’t unreasonable to assume that being poked with dozens of tiny needles would induce a pain response from the body, but in reality does acupuncture hurt? We'll talk about this and some of the other frequently-asked surrounding acupuncture in this post. Does acupuncture hurt?  To explore the answer to this [...]

By | 2018-07-26T17:32:34-07:00 August 13th, 2018|Tags: |Comments Off on Does Acupuncture Hurt, And 5 Other FAQs About The Practice

What Do We Know About Acupuncture And Arthritis?

Worldwide, 175 million people suffer from some type of arthritis, with over 10% of the world’s population over 60 having some symptoms of osteoarthritis. With these numbers, arthritis is the fourth leading cause of years lived with a disability, and by the year 2030 researchers predict that 67 million people [...]

By | 2017-06-12T15:06:24-07:00 June 14th, 2017|Tags: , |Comments Off on What Do We Know About Acupuncture And Arthritis?

6 Back Pain Devices You Can Use At Home

When you’re living with back pain, it can sometimes feel like your pain is in control. This doesn’t have to be the case. By eating a healthy diet, exercising regularly, and following your pain doctor's advice, you can reduce your back pain and regain control over your life. Sometimes, however, healthy [...]

By | 2017-01-27T12:57:21-07:00 January 27th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on 6 Back Pain Devices You Can Use At Home

2 Major Drug-Free, Natural Options For Hip Pain Relief

Everyone’s heard the saying that you don’t know what you’ve got until you lose it. Pain-free movement is definitely something most people take for granted. When a person suffering from hip pain is looking for a natural pain management option, there are two major choices that can provide drug-free hip pain [...]

By | 2017-01-06T13:16:03-07:00 January 18th, 2017|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 2 Major Drug-Free, Natural Options For Hip Pain Relief

Fibromyalgia Treatment – 4 Discoveries From Cutting-Edge Research

Fibromyalgia is a chronic widespread pain disorder that affects approximately five million people in the U.S. While this disorder has no known cure, research is constantly searching for a fibromyalgia treatment that can help people manage pain more effectively. 1. Hyperbaric oxygen as a fibromyalgia treatment Researchers at Rice University [...]

By | 2016-11-17T15:29:28-07:00 May 14th, 2016|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Fibromyalgia Treatment – 4 Discoveries From Cutting-Edge Research

How Are Acupuncture And Traditional Chinese Medicine Related?

Traditional Chinese medicine is an ancient medical practice that is over 2,000 years old. Practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine use the following eight principles (grouped into pairs) to guide their work: The body consists of yin and yang energies that need to be properly balanced. Cold and heat are two [...]

By | 2016-11-17T10:27:05-07:00 December 12th, 2015|Tags: , |Comments Off on How Are Acupuncture And Traditional Chinese Medicine Related?

Living With Osteoarthritis Of The Knees And Hips

In 2007, arthritis and conditions related to it cost the U.S. economy almost $128 billion in medical care and indirect expenses. The most widespread form of arthritis is osteoarthritis, which is sometimes called “wear and tear” arthritis. Osteoarthritis is characterized by the chronic degeneration of the cartilage that cushions our [...]

By | 2016-11-17T10:31:28-07:00 October 18th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Living With Osteoarthritis Of The Knees And Hips

Innovative Treatment for Phantom Limb Pain

Did you know that the majority of people who have had a limb amputated still report feeling some sensation in the removed limb, such as itching or tingling? As many as 80% of amputees experience a type of this phantom limb pain. This can manifest as almost any sort of [...]

Can Acupuncture Help With Back Pain?

If there was a chance that poking multiple holes in your body could help heal your back pain and offer relief, would you do it? Get ready for some ventilation because new research indicates that the ancient Chinese art of acupuncture can relieve back pain. Acupuncture is the process of [...]

By | 2016-11-17T10:38:39-07:00 July 21st, 2015|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Can Acupuncture Help With Back Pain?

13 Best Treatments For Low Back Pain

Back pain is one of the most wide-spread pain conditions in the U.S, with approximately 80-90% of the population experiencing it at some point in their life. Fortunately, there are many different treatments for low back pain. Here are 13 of our favorites. 1. Get a proper diagnosis With X-rays [...]

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