Articles on Acupuncture

  • Male infertility Treatment

    When a couple is diagnosed infertile, first thoughts often run to the woman. Statistics suggest that 35 to 40 percent of the problems are caused by male conditions, another 35 to 40 percent by female conditions, and the last 20 to 30 percent a combination of the two, plus a small percentage of unknown causes.… Read the rest of the article

  • Acupuncture for Sciatica

    Sciatica is pain affecting the back, hip, and outer side of the leg, caused by compression of a spinal nerve root in the lower back, and could lead to degeneration of discs. Typical symptoms include pain down the lower leg, may be in the form of a burning or tingling sensation. Weakness, numbness and or… Read the rest of the article

  • Acupuncture for Anxiety

    We’ve all experienced a form of anxiety previously, the sweaty palms, the rapid heartbeat, not being able to focus. To a certain extend anxiety is pretty normal and common in our daily lives. However, some people find it tough to actually cope with the anxiety, our minds are overloaded and we fail to develop ways… Read the rest of the article

  • Acupuncture- Miscarriage Prevention

    Spotting that confirmation symbol on a pregnancy test could be a long awaited confirmation when trying to conceive. A miscarriage has to be one of the most devastating things that could happen to potential parents. About 10 to 20 percent of known pregnancies end in miscarriage. But the actual number is probably much higher because many… Read the rest of the article

  • Dr. Oz recommends Acupuncture as an effective treatment for Headaches

    The symptoms of a headache (more severe-Migraine) are almost the same for most of us, even to that point where you begin to think the only remedy would be to remove your entire brain…Because without your brain, it’s impossible to be in that unbearable amount of pain right? In an article in the magazine OPRAH,… Read the rest of the article

  • You can do something about it

    1/2 of the worries we have we can’t do anything about…the other half however, are controllable…anxiety is one of them. We’ve all had those heart-racing experience when waking up in the morning when you probably only had 2-3 hours of sleep because of anxiety…Whether it be because of stress at work, house-hold circumstances or for… Read the rest of the article

  • A good night’s sleep… feeling like a mere pipe dream?

      In today’s fast paced stressed-out world insomnia and sleep disorders are on the increase. The proverbial good night’s sleep seems more elusive than ever. So many people are facing so many sleepless nights, and yet they fear the side effects and addictive nature of sleep medications – as well they should. TCM recognizes the… Read the rest of the article

  • Yes…it might be the needle in the haystack all women have been looking for

    The body can bare only up to 45 Del (unit) of Pain.  Yet at a time of giving birth a mother feels up to 57 Del (unit) of pain.  This is similar to 20 bones getting crushed at a time {YIKES!!!!}, whether it’s because you like things to be pre-planned and you like to know… Read the rest of the article

  • Getting a grip on headaches

    Experts who administered the needles treatment to women suffering from the debilitating condition found they had fewer attacks and needed less painkilling medication.  Researchers focused on classical migraine – or migraine with aura – when the piercing headache is preceded by visual disturbances.   They conducted a trial of 160 patients at the Woman’s Headache… Read the rest of the article


    It’s been about 2,000 years in the making, but acupuncture is becoming more mainstream. Research shows that the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), osteoarthritis (OA), and fibromyalgia might be improved with acupuncture. But how? The ancient – and current – theory of acupuncture goes a little like this: An essential life energy called qi (pronounced… Read the rest of the article

  • Using acupuncture to turn breech babies

    By 3–4 weeks before the due date, most babies move so their heads are down near the birth canal. If this does not ha ppen, the buttocks, the feet, or both may be in place to come out first during birth. This is called a breech presentation. It happens in 3–4% of full-term births and… Read the rest of the article

  • Break the chain… Quit smoking with Acupuncture

    Whether you’re a social smoker or a lifetime pack-a-day smoker, quitting can be tough. But with the determination and the right game plan tailored to your needs, you can replace your smoking habits, manage your cravings, and join the millions of people who have kicked the habit for good. One secret weapon which many quitters… Read the rest of the article