By Eric Kerr Ladies love acupuncture. Most acupuncturists will tell you that they see more women than men in their practices. More women also become acupuncturists. And women’s health is a very common specialty among practitioners, male and female alike. In
Study shows differences in effects of ‘real’ and ‘sham’ acupuncture
Researchers saw improvement in carpal tunnel syndrome symptoms after “real” acupuncture and brain remapping. The study also found no physiologic improvements from “sham” acupuncture.
Acupuncturists Pick: Best DIY Acupuncture Points for Lowering Stress, Part I
By Sara Calabro Everyone has a go-to stress response. Some people escape to sunny beaches. Others reach for wine. Many buy things they don't need. Many more ignore it. All stress responses, assuming no one gets hurt or goes bankrupt, have their
The Health Benefits of Acupuncture and How It Works
There are many health benefits of acupuncture to your body. Find out how it works and how it influences your body on multiple levels.
How to Lower Stress and Survive the Holidays with Acupuncture
By Sara Calabro Acupuncture is well known for its ability to lower stress. Many people use acupuncture for stress reduction—and even those who don't admit to or notice stress in their lives report a greater sense of lightness and evenness to their moods after having acupuncture. During
Top 5 Excuses for Not Getting Acupuncture
By Sara Calabro Some people just can't bring themselves to try acupuncture. Despite being something they're curious about, something they sense could be helpful, acupuncture remains an unscalable mountain. No amount of friend, physician or celebrity endorsements is enough to convince them
10 Pretty Fantastic Reasons To Try Acupuncture
Find out 10 research-backed ways the ancient practice of acupuncture improves your health from head to toe.
How Acupuncture Can Improve IVF Success Rates
Acupuncture can be a natural way of increasing your IVF success rates when pursuing treatments at the correct time.
What You Need to Know About Acupuncture for Pain
There has been a lot written about treating pain with acupuncture, but without much explanation. If you are struggling with pain, here are some things to know.
3 Ways Acupuncture can Help with Chronic Pain and PTSD
Used for over 5000 years in Chinese medicine, acupuncture can help with numerous ailments, including PTSD, chronic pain, and sleep troubles.
How Acupuncture Actually Works: A Doctor Explains
The Top Myths Associated with Acupuncture
Acupuncture is a very popular technique in which practitioners stimulate different points in the body by making use of thin needles which are inserted through the skin. Acupuncture has shown to cause many positive effects and relieve people of several underlying pains, problems and health issues. Inspite of its popularity, there are still many misconceptions …
An Herbalist's Guide To Healing Highly Sensitive Skin
Is your skin sensitive? Looking to avoid the redness and itching? Wondering how to deal with it when it happens? Advice from herbalist and acupuncturist Antonia Balfour.
Nibali’s Secret to a Tour de France Win: Acupuncture
VIERZON, France—The mere mention one of Vincenzo Nibali’s secrets on his way to victory at the Tour de France on Sunday is enough to make any cycling fan nervous: Needles on the bus. Almost every day. We’re talking about acupuncture.The mere mention of one of Vincenzo Nibali’s secrets on his way to victory at the Tour de France on Sunday is enough to make any cycling fan nervous: Needles on the bus. Almost every day.
How to Calm Restless Leg Syndrome
In Chinese medicine, restless legs are usually diagnosed as a Qi depletion or internal wind, and would be treated with acupuncture, herbs and food therapy.
What Are The Symptoms of Hormone Imbalance?
When our hormones are working properly, they're like really good dance partners. But when one starts to fall behind or step ahead, it can affect seemingly unrelated systems, including the brain, the digestive system, and energy levels.
How Acupuncture Relieves Stress
Good news, acupuncture fans: It really does help relieve stress. And now, a new study is giving a closer look at why . The new study explores...
Acupuncture Can Reduce The Side Effects Of Breast Cancer Treatment
After ten acupuncture treatments, the patients who received acupuncture had a 43% decrease in their pain.
5 Common Questions About Acupuncture During Pregnancy
By Denise Cicuto The last edition of Acupuncture Success Stories focused on two women who used acupuncture to overcome fertility challenges. And indeed, acupuncture alone and in combination with in-vitro fertilization (IVF) has been shown to help women achieve pregnancy. But what