Recent studies show that acupuncture effectively treats sports injuries such as strains, sprains, neck, shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, knee and ankle pain, swollen muscles and shin splints. In addition to treating the injury, Acupuncture can also improve performance and give athletes a competitive edge.
There is definite evidence that acupuncture can reduce cravings for cigarettes, which could prove to be a defining factor when seeking to become a non-smoker.
When cravings are controlled on a regular basis through acupuncture, it is unlikely that an individual will want to smoke again.
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There are numerous types of arthritis, but the most common is osteoarthritis. This develops from activity that wears the joints.
Acupuncture helps to stabilize the joints by causing a strengthening of connective tissue and a relaxation of muscles. The increase in circulation and natural release of endorphins helps the body to heal the underlying injury and reduce pain.
It has been used safely and effectively to treat arthritis and joint pain for centuries!
Researchers propose that acupuncture stimulates the nervous system to release natural painkillers and immune system cells. Studies show that acupuncture may:
Deanna has trained in a specialty system called NAET (Nambudriped's Allergy Elimination Technique).
As the name states, it actually eliminates your allergies. An allergy in this system is any abnormal response to a normal substance or food. This abnormal response is due to imbalance.
NAET not only identifies which substances you are reactive to, it clears the abnormal response allowing you to enjoy life without allergies. We have seen people who couldn't eat eggs or dairy for years now enjoying those foods.
Acupuncture relaxes the nervous system, releases endorphins which prompts muscular relaxation. This has been proven in dozens of recent studies to be a valuable therapy for the treatment of most primary headaches. In 1997, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) officially recognized acupuncture as an effective treatment for treating headaches.
We say fertility rather than infertility because in Chinese Medicine there is not a word for infertility.
All conditions are considered an imbalance. Restoring balance will then restore the body's natural fertile state.
If your job or life is stressful, this can create toxins that put your at risk for more serious illnesses. Acupuncture helps you to relax and release that stress. In balance you can navigate through life with ease.
Acupuncture also has several cosmetic benefits. It can help with:
Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder that presents with widespread musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, and multiple tender points.
Acupuncture helps to rebalance all the affected muscles, tendons, and ligaments that are affected.
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This age-old Chinese medical practice has been increasingly accepted in this country as an alternative treatment for low back pain, neck pain, hip pain, knee pain and osteoarthritis. It is now covered by some insurance companies.
Each meridian is responsible for different things – some responsible for muscles, some tendons, some ligaments, some blood flow and some temperature distribution. Your sessions will be tailored to your needs.
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