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Acupuncture for Back pain

Acupuncture for Back pain

Acupuncture for Back pain In Canada over 80% of individuals experience pain in their spine at some point in their lives. Back pain remains one of the most common reasons to visit the doctor, acupuncturist, chiropractor or physiotherapist. In Canada, medical...

Acupuncture for Fertility

Acupuncture for Fertility

[vc_column_text pb_margin_bottom="no" pb_border_bottom="no" width="1/1" el_position="first last"] Acupuncture for Fertility [dropcap4]I[/dropcap4]n February of 2013, I wrote an article about my success rates in treating infertility. After all the feedback I got from...

Fibromyalgia Treatment

Fibromyalgia Treatment

Acupuncture and acupressure are becoming increasingly popular in North America. Originating over 3,000 years ago in China, these practices are now being used throughout the United States to relieve a variety of illnesses. Acupuncture and acupressure have shown to be...

TMJ – Temporomandibular joint

TMJ – Temporomandibular joint

TMJ The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the medical term for the paired joints connecting the upper and lower jaws. As one of the most complex joints in the body, it is the source of a variety of disorders, which leads to the common use of this same term (TMJ) to...

How does Acupuncture work?

How does Acupuncture work?

Eastern Explanation: The Eastern explanation for how acupuncture works is that the life energy flowing through the body which is termed Qi (pronounced chee) can be influenced and balanced by stimulating specific points on the body. These points are located along...

High blood pressure and Acupuncture

Definition Hypertension is a disorder characterized by high blood pressure. Blood pressure is the force of the flowing blood against the walls of the arteries. It is measured in two numbers. The first number is systolic pressure which represents the pressure generated...