Acupuncture for Fatigue: TCM Strengthens Muscles

Posted June 23, 2015 by Acupuncture & Massage College & filed under Acupuncture

Are you or someone you know tired of feeling tired?  Acupuncture for fatigue is a great solution. One of the most significant therapies traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has delivered to Western culture is acupuncture. Acupuncture acts as a healing force and can treat a wide range of conditions. Additionally, acupuncture can rejuvenate muscles and improve mobility. … Read More

Natural Remedies for Back Pain

Posted June 18, 2015 by Acupuncture & Massage College & filed under Acupuncture

Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) provides natural remedies for back pain. Nearly 8 out of every 10 Americans will experience lower back pain at some time in their lives. Persistent lower back pain is a common condition that is difficult to treat. Many patients benefit from an individualized, multidisciplinary model of care that includes access to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies such as acupuncture and massage, in addition to conventional care. … Read More

Acupuncture Helps in Reducing Weight Gain

Posted June 09, 2015 by Acupuncture & Massage College & filed under Acupuncture

Do you or someone you know have problems with weight gain? If so, did you know acupuncture for weight loss is very effective?  Too little sleep or sleep patterns that are inconsistent with your body’s internal biological clock may lead to increased risk of diabetes and overweight, according to a study by researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH).  Acupuncture can reduce weight gain risk by re-harmonizing the sleep-wake cycle. It also has a calming effect on the nervous system. … Read More

How to treat Rheumatoid Arthritis with Acupuncture

Posted June 03, 2015 by Acupuncture & Massage College & filed under Acupuncture

Do you or anyone you know suffer from Rheumatoid Arthritis? Rheumatoid Arthritis is a chronic progressive disease that causes inflammation in the joints. Acupuncture can lower levels of pro-inflammatory cytokines in the blood and synovial fluid of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients, according to a study in the Chinese Journal of Integrative Medicine. Sixty-three RA patients were assigned to receive either manual or electro-acupuncture for a course of ten treatments. Each patient received three courses of treatment. Acupoints were selected from pain-related points (ashi points) and associated yang meridians. … Read More

Try Reducing Stress with Acupuncture

Posted June 01, 2015 by Acupuncture & Massage College & filed under Acupuncture

Have you ever thought about trying to reduce stress with acupuncture? Acupuncture biochemically reduces memory loss due to chronic stress, according to a new study. Researchers applied acupuncture at acupuncture point P6 (Neiguan, Inner Pass).  P6 is located near the center of the wrist crease on the anterior surface of the forearm. The researchers measured biochemical and behavioral changes. Results indicated acupuncture stimulation at P6 increased AchE (acetylcholinesterase) chemical reaction activity in the brain. … Read More

Benefits of Acupuncture - Improve sleep & class performance

Posted December 16, 2014 by Acupuncture & Massage College & filed under Acupuncture

Did you know that the benefits of acupuncture include improved sleep and cognitive performance?  Acupuncture can improve sleep by regulating the sleep-wake cycle, and has a calming effect on the nervous system.  Sleep can help college students retain and integrate new information to solve problems on a classroom exam, suggests a research study. … Read More

Managing Menopausal Hot Flashes With Acupuncture

Women and doctors need to be more aware of the treatment possibilities for menopausal symptoms such as hot flashes, according to a new report from the International Menopause Society (IMS). As a holistic therapy, acupuncture can safely treat menopausal symptoms by regulating hormone levels. … Read More

Tai Chi Improves Muscle Strength And Cardiovascular Health

Experienced practitioners of tai chi, the traditional Chinese mind-body exercise, have improved expansion and contraction of arteries (arterial compliance) and improved knee strength, according to a recent study. … Read More

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