Acupuncture For The Flu and Other Sicknesses

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My patients are always worried about getting others sick. At Day Wellness, we appreciate the concern, but you might not be contagious. When that’s the case, it’s better to come in for treatment. Acupuncture for the flu boosts your immune system and helps you get better faster. If you’re worried about getting other people sick when you’re sick, you’re not […]

Acupuncture Helps Relieve Stress

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43% of All Adults Suffer From Negative Effects of Stress and Symptoms Associated With Stress Stress blocks Qi. Acupuncture moves Qi. It’s a simple formula. What is Qi? How does stress block your Qi? How does acupuncture help? Here are some reasons that you and most everyone you know can benefit from acupuncture treatment. What is Qi? Qi is energy. […]

Fall Health Tricks and Tips to Transition into Autumn

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Manage your health with these fall health tricks and tips to change with the seasons The fall is particularly hard on your body. Using these fall health tricks and tips can help you minimize the stress on your body and keep you healthy as you move into winter. During the fall your immune system is struggling to flow from the […]

How Is Traditional Chinese Medicine a Unique Approach to Health and Healing? Part II

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From its inception in China more than 2,500 years ago, acupuncture has been used traditionally to diagnose, treat and prevent disease, as well as to improve general health. The key thing that makes traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) unique is how we diagnose, treat and prevent disease. Traditional Chinese Medicine Is the Fun Medicine! First things first. Traditional Chinese medicine is fun. […]

Postnatal Acupuncture Care: Boost Your Energy and Breastfeeding Success

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Postnatal Acupuncture and taking time to heal after giving birth can greatly enhance your breastfeeding experience. In traditional Chinese medicine, we believe you lose a lot of qi (life force), blood and body fluids during the pregnancy and birth. Supporting yourself just after giving birth can boost your stamina to care for your baby and greatly enhance your breastfeeding experience. […]

A Traditional Chinese Medicine Approach to Health and Healing?

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Diagnosis: From its inception in China more than 2,500 years ago, acupuncture has been used traditionally to diagnose, treat and prevent disease, as well as to improve general health. The key thing that makes traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) unique is how we diagnose, treat and prevent disease. In this article, I’ll cover how we diagnose. In future articles, I’ll cover […]

Herbs and Acupuncture to Cure Sinus Infection

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How I used herbs and acupuncture to cure my sinus infection I know firsthand through the results I’ve experienced and been able to share with my patients, acupuncture and herbs work.  Sinus infections and allergies are a couple of my favorite things to treat. My personal experience with using acupuncture and traditional Chinese formulas to treat my long-term sinus infections […]

Your First Acupuncture Visit In 10 Easy Steps

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So many people say they’re afraid of needles, or they’re skeptical of acupuncture. Experience has taught me that the fear and skepticism is really more about the mystery of the process on your first acupuncture visit. What is it? What is the acupuncturist going to do to me? How big are the needles? What do I do while I’m there? […]

Acupuncture Can Help Overcome Postpartum Depression

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Approximately 13% of women experience postpartum depression. Early recognition is difficult, since much of the suffering is hidden. Depression can happen before, during and/or after pregnancy. Changes in hormones, relationships, and lifestyle can exacerbate symptoms. Knowing potential causes and symptoms and seeking acupuncture treatment early can prevent and help manage potentially painful and harmful symptoms.  New moms don’t want anyone […]

Using Acupuncture With IVF Treatments Increases Pregnancy

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Women who integrated acupuncture with IVF treatments are 65% more likely to become pregnant, according to a study recorded in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) in 2008. If you recall from my previous article on acupuncture and Intrauterine Insemination (IUI), chances of conception increased by about 26% when IUI was combined with acupuncture treatments. The average success rate for IUI […]