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Acupuncture

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

Can Acupuncture Really Boost Fertility?

Infertility is recognized as a disease by the World Health Organization (WHO), the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and the American...

Dr. Daniel Hsu
September 24 2014

Reiki 101: What Is It & Will I Love It?

When I first set out to learn Reiki nearly 10 years ago, it was to heal my heart after a devastating heartbreak. My journey brought me to Hawaii,...

Margarita Alcantara
September 2 2014

Acupuncture 101: What You Need To Know

Acupuncture has been used for thousands of years throughout many parts of the world. But despite its long track record as a successful treatment for a...

Dr. Daniel Hsu
July 31 2014

A Surprisingly Simple Way To Heal Lower Back Pain (Video)

A primary care doctor in Tulsa, Oklahoma has an unusual prescription for patients who come to him with lower back pain: watching a YouTube video.

July 21 2014

5 Natural Treatments To Give You Smooth & Youthful Skin

Botox has grown hugely popular, and while it may be considered relatively safe when performed by an experienced doctor, side effects include bruising...

Kerry Benjamin
July 11 2014

What I Wish I'd Known About Kidney Stones Before I Had One

Have you ever had a kidney stone? I did, in college. Kidney stone pain is very similar to labor, but passing a kidney stone is continuously miserable,...

Dr. Mary Clifton
March 6 2014

5 Ways To Live A Stress-Free Life

Our bodies and minds are programmed to engrain habit patterns into our brains. These habits will either carry over into a positive or negative aspect...

Katie Edwards
November 15 2013

Are Chinese Herbs Toxic?

If you've ever been to see an acupuncturist, odds are even that you had a brush with Chinese herbal medicine. If you didn't take herbs, maybe you saw...

Jason Burke
June 26 2013

5 Simple Choices To Be Your Healthiest Self

When asked about his diet, one of my heroes, Jack LaLanne, who was still in killer shape into his 80s, used to say, “Eat real food!”

Phil Veneziano
June 3 2013

5 Reasons You Should Try Acupuncture

Years ago I watched Kiiko Matsumoto treat a hemiplegic patient who two years prior was knocked on her head by an ocean wave and lost sensation in the...

Nancy Allen
May 30 2013

Tall, Dark & Handsome But Can't Find A Relationship

Joseph was referred to me by a close friend. An attorney and exercise nut, he was easygoing, charismatic, and bore a striking resemblance to Brad...

Dr. Emill Kim
April 30 2013

How To Manage Asthma Naturally

Asthma is a chronic inflammation of the tiny pockets in your lungs, called alveoli, where oxygen and carbon dioxide are exchanged as you breathe. An...

Dr. Peter J. Braglia
April 23 2013

Using Acupuncture To Treat Addiction

Even before I became a Licensed Acupuncturist and Reiki Master I believed in the powerful energy medicine of acupuncture and Reiki. I always knew I...

Margarita Alcantara
April 20 2013

Lower Back Pain: 10 Methods To Find Relief

Did you know that one of the most common reasons to visit the doctor is lower back pain? It makes sense, considering it can be pretty unpleasant,...

Karen Sherwood
March 11 2013