Tag Archives: Acupuncture

Weight Loss for the Long-Term: No More Diets and Gimmicks

Approximately 70 million Americans are overweight. 34% of our country is obese, which means that one is over 20 pounds his or her optimal weight. The vast majority of overweight people have been on a variety of diets and regimens. It is quite common to experience initial success on diets. Unfortunately, the good results are…

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Natural Therapies for Immunity

Perhaps one of the greatest strengths of natural therapies is their ability to optimize immune function and prevent illness and disease. In particular, Chinese and naturopathic medicine have a tremendous arsenal of natural remedies that can effectively heighten immunity and greatly reduce the chance of serious pathology from occurring. Immune weakness is certainly a ubiquitous…

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Does Acupuncture Hurt?

Many people will not try acupuncture because they are afraid that the needles will hurt or that the experience will be unpleasant. This is really a tragedy, as acupuncture has the capacity to effectively treat a variety of chronic health conditions that typically do not respond to other forms of intervention. In my practice, I…

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Acupuncture and the Treatment of Arthritis

Approximately 44 million Americans have been diagnosed with arthritis. Many of these people are being treated with Western medications such as steroids and anti-inflammatories, while many others’ symptoms are left untreated, as they do not want to pursue conventional Western treatment options. In my clinical practice, I have worked with people with all forms of…

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Acupuncture and Natural Treatment Options for Premenstrual Syndrome and Syndrome and Menstrual Cramps

In my private practice, PMS and dysmenorrhea (menstrual cramps) are certainly common reasons for seeking treatment with acupuncture with herbs, as these holistic methods tend to be very effective and safe options for most women. Chinese medicine and acupuncture have enjoyed a rich history in treating gynecological issues. Even today, many women turn to this…

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Acupuncture and Natural Treatment Options for Endometriosis

Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine is one of the few natural treatment options that can be profoundly helpful for women suffering from endometriosis. This condition occurs when the tissue that lines the endometrium is found to be growing outside the uterus. It is a painful and sometimes debilitating condition that affects 10 to 20% of…

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Acupuncture and Herbal Remedies for Menopausal Symptoms

Many people are not aware that acupuncture and Oriental medicine have enjoyed a rich and extensive history in treating all types of female health concerns, from PMS to dysmenorrhea, to infertility and postpartum issues. Menopause is another dimension of female health that can be extremely difficult for women, as hot flashes and night sweats can…

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Acupuncture for Neck Pain

Acupuncture for Neck Pain

Neck pain is one of the most common reasons for doctor visits. It is estimated that approximately 9 Million people currently suffer with chronic neck pain. Acupuncture is one of the most widely used treatment options for neck pain, as it has a proven history of effectively treating this condition. In Acupuncture theory, pain is…

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Acupuncture Happy Hour

ACUPUNCTURE HAPPY HOUR! FRIDAY, March 22nd 7:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M. Restore, relax, and de-stress at our Acupuncture Happy Hour group session and experience acupuncture in the serene environment of YogaFresh’s beautiful studio. Each Acupuncture Happy Hour treatment will offer an opportunity to experience the relaxing and rejuvenating benefits of acupuncture that may include: more…

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