Herbal Medicine

In today’s society the normal treatment for Depression is by means of pharmaceuticals. While Doctors tell you that they are completely safe, have you ever read in retail the warnings and side affects on the label of that bottle? In Reality the pills your Doctor gave you seem to add more problems to your list that you just didn’t know you had yet. Instead of being misled into thinking you need certain medications, why not try the natural approach to a Depression free life? The only side-effect to Acupuncture is that it works!   [click to continue…]

The basic structure of weight loss is structured around being able to stay committed to nutrition health, daily exercise and lifestyle changes. While these basic principles can work well, they are temporary “solutions” at best. There is not a miracle cure for weight loss like most of us would love to think, but any truly dedicated person that wants to shred the weight to be happier with themselves as well as reap the health benefits can start with the practice of Chinese medicine to help them begin, maintain and keep their weight loss goals.

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Lupus, Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, Crohn’s disease, you may have heard of these conditions, but do you know what they have in common? They are all types of autoimmune diseases and they are all lifelong conditions.

Approximately 50 million Americans are living with an autoimmune disease. If you are facing one of these conditions, you know how crucial it is to have a treatment plan in place to help you manage your symptoms and live the healthiest, most active life possible. [click to continue…]

As the days get cooler many people are susceptible to nasal congestion, headaches, and allergies.  Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine help to clear the sinus passages and resolve mucus, as well as strengthen the immunity to prevent problems from returning.  This article offers examples of how an Acupuncture Physician may go about treating sinus problems:  http://www.naturalnews.com/031166_Traditional_Chinese_Medicine_sinuses.html

Insomnia is more than tossing and turning. It’s more serious than an inability to fall asleep early and has more debilitating effects than are commonly recognized. An estimated 32 million people suffer from insomnia in the U.S. Oriental medicine, with its focus on healing whole syndromes rather than individual symptoms, is widely used as an insomnia remedy and has shown great success treating those who experience insomnia. [click to continue…]

Spring is full of warmer weather, beautiful flowers and more time outdoors. Many of us enjoy these signs of spring, but some find them intolerable due to seasonal allergies. Prescription and over-the-counter medications are widely available, but they do nothing to help overall health and come with a host of side effects. Natural remedies such as acupuncture and herbal medicine can clear symptoms of allergies and bring the body to balance thus allowing for a higher state of health and well-being. [click to continue…]