Overcoming Addiction with Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

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In This Issue Overcoming Addiction with Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine The Opioid Addiction Epidemic and How Acupuncture Can Help Acupuncture’s Role in Solving the Opioid Epidemic Seven Addiction Recovery Tips FDA Recommends Acupuncture for Pain Management Combat Cravings with Ear Massage Seven Addiction Recovery Tips In addition to getting treatment, here are seven lifestyle changes …

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine for Fibromyalgia

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Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS) affects an estimated 2 percent of the population. Fibromyalgia is characterized by chronic widespread pain, a heightened and painful response to pressure, insomnia, fatigue, memory loss, mood swings, digestive problems and depression. Anyone who is female or has a family history of fibromyalgia or a diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder (PSTD) or …

Acupuncture Effective for Many Autoimmune Diseases

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  Over 50 million Americans suffer from autoimmune disease including rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, thyroid disease, Addison’s disease, pernicious anemia, celiac disease, multiple sclerosis, myasthenia gravis and Guillain-Barr√© syndrome. An autoimmune disease occurs when the body’s immune system attacks healthy tissue. Due to the complexity of treating autoimmune disorders, integrative medicine solutions including acupuncture and Oriental …

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine for Musculoskeletal Issues

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The musculoskeletal system consists of connective tissues including joints, ligaments, and tendons. Problems with the musculoskeletal system can result in inflammation and pain, and ultimately reduce the body’s overall health. Increasingly, people are looking for more natural approaches to help relieve painful musculoskeletal conditions instead of relying on medications. Well known for its effectiveness in …

Sleep Disorders? Acupuncture Can Help!

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Sleep disorders occur when difficulties and complications interfere with the quality and length of sleep. One reason why it is so important to consistently have a proper night’s sleep is because without it, other medical issues may worsen. Even a single restless night can leave one feeling mentally, emotionally and physically exhausted. While a complete …

Releasing Stress for a Healthy New Year

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The start of the new year is a time of looking forward to the future, setting goals and putting in motion the steps necessary to achieve them. Moving directly from a busy season immediately to actively working towards achieving goals can create additional stress and pressure to do well. Unchecked stress is often the cause …