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Acupuncture

5 Acupuncture Myths We All Need To Stop Believing: A Doctor Explains

Myth #4: Acupuncture is just a placebo effect.

Tiffany Lester, M.D.
May 25 2016

I Finally Decided To Try Cupping — On My Face

Things are about to get heated.

Colleen Wachob
May 11 2016

How Acupuncture Actually Works: A Doctor Explains

No quackery here—just pure and simple healing.

Taz Bhatia, M.D.
April 26 2016

What I Eat In A Day: Acupuncturist Paige Bourassa

As an acupuncturist/herbologist/holistic nutritionite every day is a juggling act between assessing patients needs, coordinating schedules, herbs,...

Paige Bourassa, MSTOM, L.Ac., RHN
January 19 2016

An Ancient Chinese Practice For Your Most Radiant Skin

There are no "quick fixes" in life. Seeking to remedy a health or beauty issue with one visit to the doctor, a two-week diet or a...

Josh Rosebrook
November 12 2015

What Every Man Should Know If He Wants To Have A Healthy Baby Someday

I see it happen all the time: A new female patient comes to my acupuncture clinic for fertility treatments. But upon evaluation, she reveals that her...

Laura Erlich
November 7 2015

Dry, Rough Skin? This Ancient Technique May Be A Game-Changer

Acupuncture and acupressure are ancient Chinese healing techniques that have been acknowledged for their effectiveness by Western medicine as ways to...

Shellie Goldstein
November 3 2015

How Listening to Your Heart Creates Physical Wellness

As a licensed acupuncturist and certified Reiki master/teacher, I'm often asked how it all works. What's the point? Why should someone try either?

Margarita Alcantara
October 4 2015

Why I Prescribe Acupuncture: A Cardiologist Explains

When the student is ready, the teacher will appear. After a year of adjusting medications and supplements to control a heart rhythm condition in my...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
June 9 2015

What You Don't Know About Easing Menopause (But Should!)

As women approach their late 40s to early 50s, many are anxious about what menopause will mean for them. I've heard women compare this experience to...

Robert Youngs
June 9 2015

8 More Reasons To Try Acupuncture

There are so many reasons to try acupuncture that it's difficult to narrow it down for one just article! So for now here are eight common (and...

Jennifer Dubowsky
March 26 2015

How Traditional Chinese Medicine Can Help Prevent Heart Disease

Heart disease is a major public health crisis in America. According to the American Heart Association, heart disease is the leading cause of death in...

Dr. Daniel Hsu
February 20 2015

Komodo Dragon Gets Acupuncture For Neck Pain

There have been two movies devoted to answering the question of how to train a dragon. Two. Well, the Palm Beach Zoo might have discovered the...

Emi Boscamp
February 18 2015

How Traditional Chinese Medicine Can Help You Have Amazing Sex

Are you feeling pressure to spice up your sex life but aren't sure how to go about it? Or maybe you're feeling pressure to have kids? If so, is your...

Denise Wiesner
February 13 2015

7 Affirmations To Heal & Balance Your Chakras

Over 15 years ago, my teacher Tom Tam , an acupuncturist and energy healer, picked up an acupuncture doll and began tapping on specific acupuncture...

Hayley Mermelstein
January 30 2015

Packers Quarterback Aaron Rodgers Uses Acupuncture To Treat Injury

You might not expect a big, bad football player like Aaron Rodgers who is used to bigger, badder players hurling themselves at him to turn to Eastern...

Emi Boscamp
January 12 2015

3 Reasons Everyone Should Try Cupping

For many of us, the new year is a traditional time to set goals and enjoy an increased openness to new experiences. This willingness presents an...

Jennifer Dubowsky
January 2 2015

5 Reasons You Should Try Acupuncture Right Now

In the West, acupuncture is still sometimes dismissed — even as more western doctors are incorporating the practice into their treatment plans....

Dr. Daniel Hsu
December 31 2014

5 Holistic Ways To Balance Your Hormones & Banish PMS For Good

Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) can be extremely irritating and uncomfortable. From snapping at someone over something insignificant, to crying for no...

Aimee Raupp
December 23 2014

How Acupuncture Can Ease The Effects Of Cancer Treatment

During the month of November The Movember Foundation , a worldwide mustache-growing event, raises awareness for men's health issues like prostate...

Dr. Daniel Hsu
November 18 2014