Treating Acute Pain and Inflammation You've been injured. You rolled your ankle or twisted your knee. Or, you're my age and you sneezed aggressively and pulled a muscle in your back. Whatever the case, what's the best way to treat an acute injury and the subsequent inflammation? It boils down to a debate about R.I.C.E. [...]
ACUPUNCTURE FOR MIGRAINES If you’ve ever suffered with a Migraine, you know how debilitating it can be. In the US alone over 30 million people suffer with migraines. Migraine is the #6 leading cause of disability worldwide. Ninety-one percent of migraine sufferers miss work or can’t function normally. The estimated cost of lost productivity is [...]
A couple of recent studies have highlighted the benefit of acupuncture in the treatment of depression. It’s important to note that these studies looked at acupuncture in conjunction with ‘usual care’ (medications) and not as a replacement to regular treatment.
We get many calls asking if Acupuncture can help treat insomnia. The answer is an emphatic yes! Insomnia is typically characterized as an inability to fall asleep, stay asleep or waking up unrefreshed in the morning. I’m sure everyone has experienced this from time to time. Is there anything more frustrating than lying in bed staring at the ceiling knowing you should be asleep? Whether you suffer from chronic sinusitis, acute sinusitis or allergic sinusitis, or infectious sinusitis, acupuncture can help.
With a seasonal transition just around the corner, it’s that time of year again, when calls come in asking if Acupuncture can help with sinusitis and all its manifestations: sinus pain, sinus congestion, sinus headaches and sinus infections. Whether you suffer from chronic sinusitis, acute sinusitis or allergic sinusitis, or infectious sinusitis, acupuncture can help.