Strengthen Your Digestive Health with Acupuncture

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More than 95 million Americans suffer from digestive disorders ranging from constipation, diarrhea and irritable bowel syndrome to more serious conditions such as acid reflux (GERD), ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. In fact, more than 35 million physician office visits a year are due to gastrointestinal complaints. Reports confirm that acupuncture and Oriental medicine can …

5 Foods to Help Fight Spring Allergies

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By Alexandra Sifferlin Time Magazine It’s springtime — the season of runny noses and itchy eyes. Consider adding these foods to your diet to lessen your irritating symptoms. Nuts When it comes to keeping the sniffles of seasonal allergies at bay, maintaining a healthy diet is one of your first lines of defense, says Mike Tringale, vice …

Acupuncture may be antidote for allergies – Time Magazine

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Acupuncture’s potential role in treating allergies should be investigated further, according to authors of a new study. (TIME.com) — Acupuncture already helps to relieve pain in some patients, and the latest study hints that it might relieve sneezing and itchy eyes as well. Most patients plagued with sniffles brought on by seasonal allergies turn to antihistamines for relief, …

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

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Get Relief from Repetitive Stress Injuries with Acupuncture Repetitive stress injuries (RSI) are the most common job-related injuries and are responsible for the highest number of days lost among all work related injuries. One of the most well-known types of repetitive stress injury, carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) accounts for over two million visits to physicians’ …

Allergic Rhinitis

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Ah, springtime! A time of growth in nature and a time of irritation for many people. This irritation usually begins at our nose and can travel in eight directions (east, west, south, north, in, out, up and down) to cause itchy eyes, sinusitis, headaches, sore throat, ear congestion, dizziness and infections. Hay fever is a hypersensitivity reaction of …