Acupuncture for Cardiovascular Disease

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In This Issue:Acupuncture for Cardiovascular DiseaseReduce Your High Blood Pressure5 Ways Acupuncture Helps Heart HealthSedona acupuncture e-newsletter!5 Ways Acupuncture Helps Heart Health Cardiovascular disease is the number 1 killer of women, the leading threat for men, and is more deadly than all forms of cancer combined, according to health organizations. People of all ages and …

Astragalus: Traditional and Modern Research

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One of the most popular herbs in the USA is astragalus (huang qi). In the clinic, I have used astragalus formulas widely in chronic conditions such as cancer, immunological conditions, allergic rhinitis, kidney disease, and respiratory conditions.    Astragalus is considered a spleen qi tonic in traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) that builds “defensive energy” (wei qi). Astragalus is a versatile …

Oriental Medicine Provides Mental Health Support

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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. Emotional wellness enhances our ability to move forward effectively and includes recognizing and accepting our emotions, thinking clearly, and making decisions. Acupuncture and Oriental medicine nurtures emotional wellness …

Great Research using Rat Model – Acupuncture Sciatic Nerve Neuroprotective Mechanism Found

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Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine researchers conclude that acupuncture inhibits nerve cell death due to sciatic nerve impairment. A controlled laboratory investigation identified the neuroprotective role of two acupuncture techniques for impaired sciatic nerves. Shallow acupuncture and deep acupuncture at Huantiao (GB30) successfully promoted motor functional recovery, improved nerve conduction velocity, and boosted regeneration …

Treatment of Neurological Disorders with Acupuncture

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A neurological disorder refers to a problem with the nervous system, which is a complex, sophisticated system that regulates and coordinates the body’s activities. Nerve pain can arise from trauma, inflammation, stroke, disease, infection, nerve degeneration, exposure to toxic chemicals and nutrient deficiencies. Nerve pain is usually a sharp, shooting pain or a constant burning …

Nourish, Stimulate, and Calm Your Brain

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Having difficulties focusing, remembering tasks or organizing your thoughts? It may sound strange to learn that cognitive function is not solely the job of the brain alone; other parts and organs of the body are involved–the heart and kidneys both partner with the brain to nurture a healthy and attentive mind. Acupuncture and Oriental medicine …

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 …