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HOW THE BODY CAN HEAL ITSELF | Innovative Health

Blood is the main healing component of the body. Everything we consume gets digested, eliminating the bad and keeping the good. Now this good “stuff” …

Blood Vessels

An Open Letter to Our Patients

Dear Patients,<p>I am writing you this letter to let you know that Chinese medicine is more than just acupuncture. Now don’t misunderstand me, a big …

New scanning technique reveals how concussion damages the brain

Print<p>Related<p>An advanced brain scanning technique has shown for the first time in humans how concussion damages the brain and its wiring, findings …

The Brain

U.S. researchers find new bacteria that causes Lyme disease

ATLANTA (Reuters) - Researchers have discovered a new bacteria that causes Lyme disease in humans, a U.S. health agency said Monday.<p>A deer tick, or blacklegged tick, Ixodes scapularis, is seen on a blade of grass, in this undated picture from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. …

Gastric reflux drugs may be tied to dementia risk

(Reuters Health) – - Repeated use of a certain class of drugs for gastric reflux or peptic ulcers was linked with a higher risk for dementia among patients in Germany, researchers say.<p>The drugs, known as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), include lansoprazole (Prevacid), manufactured by Novartis, as …

Tailored acupuncture might offer some fibromyalgia relief

(Reuters Health) – Individualized acupuncture treatments were tied to greater pain relief for people with fibromyalgia, according to results from a small trial in Spain that compared the approach to sham acupuncture.<p>Researchers found the benefits of tailored acupuncture seemed to persist even a …

Leading scientist calls homeopathy a 'therapeutic dead-end' after finding it worked for 0 out of 68 illnesses

Professor Paul Glasziou, a leading academic in evidence based medicine at Bond University, was the chair of a working party by the National Health and Medical Research Council which was tasked with reviewing the evidence of 176 trials of homeopathy to establish if the treatment is valid.<p>A total of …

Influenza viruses can hide from the immune system

Influenza is able to mask itself, so that the virus is not initially detected by our immune system, a new study shows. The researchers behind the …

Immune System

7 Things No One Understands About Chronic Pain

In 2016, one in three Americans suffers from chronic pain. That’s more than 100 million Americans, more people than those who have diabetes, heart …

What Is Tui Na?

Tui na (pronounced “twee nah”) is a form of Asian bodywork that has been used in China for centuries and is the oldest known system of massage. Like …

Ear Seeds Explained

Perhaps you’ve seen photo’s of celebrities like Matt Damon and Penelope Cruz sporting ear seeds and wondered what they were and what they are used …

How to Win an Argument with an Acupuncture Hater

““How much easier it is to be critical than to be correct.” ― Benjamin Disraeli<p><i>Disclaimer: I am an acupuncturist and this article has a</i> …

11 Science-Backed Tips For Your Best Sleep Ever (According To The Latest Studies)

It seems like every week that there’s coverage of some new study looking at the problems associated with getting too little sleep or finding clever …

New acupuncture clinic uses communal method to bring pin relief to the masses

In a dimly lit building on bustling Fulton Avenue, a handful of men and women lounge in recliners with their eyes closed. They sit just a few feet …

Acupuncture

Traditional Chinese Medicine is Not Alternative

Do we need to take a new look at an old way of life? Traditional Chinese medicine has been around for thousands of years. It is often met with …

Chinese Herbal Therapy for Endometriosis

CHINESE HERBAL THERAPY FOR ENDOMETRIOSIS<p>BACKGROUND<p>Endometriosis is named after the tissues lining the uterus, called the endometrium. The uterine …

Menstruation

6 Acupressure Regions to Get Rid of Migraine and Headaches

Headaches and migraines are two of the most common pains that people suffer form and although a headache may be mild or throbbing and last a few …

Dui Yao Therapy: When Two Herbs are Better than One

Most herbalists have learned that preparing several herbs in a formula which are extracted together or brewed into a tea causes the infinite number …

Acupuncture's painkilling secret revealed: it's all in the twist action

Ever since Chinese doctors first poked their patients with sharp objects 4,000 years ago, and charged them for the pleasure, acupuncture has been shrouded in mystery.<p>Tradition has it that the procedure works by improving the flow of "qi" along invisible energy channels called meridians, but …

Pulse Power: Understanding Pulses In Chinese Medicine

In both Eastern and Western medicine, a patient’s pulse plays an important role because it is a valuable indicator of their well-being. We’ve all …

Is work making you sick? Here are 10 ways to feel better | Robert Rowland Smith

If you’re locked on to your screen, eating at your desk and drinking too much, you need to take control of your work habits – and get your life back<p>In principle, having a job is good for your health. It provides a sense of purpose, offers human contact, creates routine and gives you the …

Give Your Patients an Experience

In order for you to differentiate yourself from other practitioners in your area, you need to <b>go the extra mile!</b> <br>Wow your existing and new patients by …

Customer Service

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Debra Betts

A cigarette lighter or candle<p>A small <b>ceramic or glass</b> dish to place any ash in that may form on the moxa stick during treatment<p>A small towel to place …

Acupuncture

Highest Quality Chinese Herbs

Mixing our herb packets in water provides the most bio-available format for delivering nutrients to your cells.<p>Active chemical constituents in our …

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