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    Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine day 2014
    For those people who always wondered if acupuncture might help their medical condition, October is a good time to find out. October 24 is designated Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine day (AOMDay). This nationally recognized day is a good time to...
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    Alarm points in acupuncture
    As many people are aware, there are hundreds of defined acupuncture points on the human body. The various systems of acupuncture use these points to affect how the body functions as a way to improve health and healing of the body. What many people...
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    Why acupuncture is helpful before and after surgery
    Many people, nowadays, undergo surgery. The reason, most of the time, are certain health issues. Surgical procedures, however, significantly affect a person’s emotional and physical health. Acupuncture before and after surgery is very...
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    Postpartum Care: Depression
    Women with newborn babies are shown in the media as looking great, smiling at their babies, and being intimate with their loving husbands. This is the ideal standard to which American women are held, but the truth is usually quite different...
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    Alternative medicine: complementing conventional medical treatments
    Trendy as it may seem, alternative medicine is not new. Some of its practices are centuries old, while some are the subject of current and ongoing research. Others are simply based on common sense: proper nutrition, exercise, and eliminating...
  • Acupuncture is an alternative treatment for headaches.
    Acupuncture helps to curb migraine pain as an alternative therapy
    Have you suffered with a severe throbbing headache? It may or may not be accompanied by visual disturbances, nausea, dizziness and other symptoms. This could be a migraine, which are vascular in nature, involving excessive dilation or contraction...
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    Are Holistic Remedies Worth Considering?
    Much of the holistic medicine practiced here in Roanoke,Va is advertised for helping people with sports and physical therapy. Acupuncture, massage therapy, aromatherapy, music therapy and a variety of other holistic treatments are available for...
  • Acupuncture may bring relief from menopausal hot flashes.
    Acupuncture may bring relief from menopausal hot flashes
    Bothered by hot flashes? Acupuncture might be the answer, says new research. A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials indicates that acupuncture can affect the severity and frequency of hot flashes for women in natural menopause. The...
  • What is holistic or alternative veterinary medicine?
    What is holistic or alternative veterinary medicine?
    Holistic veterinary medicine consists of the following types of therapies and treatments which are not generally part of allopathic, or "regular" veterinary clinics. Following are the most common alternative therapies with their...
  • Cure neck and back pain with acupuncture
    Cure neck and back pain with acupuncture
    On May 15, 2014, Manalapan health Examiner Stacey Chillemi interviewed acupuncturist Dr. Chang at the Chiropractic and Physical Therapy Center in Belleville, New Jersey discussing how acupuncture is an effective tool to curing neck and back pain....
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    Energy medicine 101: What it is and how it works
    What is energy medicine?The term ‘energy medicine’ might mean different things to different audiences. Energy medicine can be categorized into two broad divisions:Verifiable/measurable energyVeritable or verifiable energy refers to a...
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    The confusing status of acupuncture
    Acupuncture is a very confusing topic. This medicine is becoming increasingly popular and increasingly misunderstood. There are many reasons for this. The first step to understanding is to look at the confusing realities that surround acupuncture...
  • Acupuncturist offers hope to mothers-to-be
    Acupuncturist gives hope to mothers-to-be
    When people think of acupuncture they think of needles. When infertile women think of acupuncture they think of hope.In this case, Hope Peek.A licensed acupuncturist and co-founder of Charlotte Acupuncture and Wellness Center in Charlotte, North...
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    Fight off allergies with these natural remedies
    On March 20, 2014, Manalapan health Examiner Stacey Chillemi researched a variety of alternative methods, herbal supplements and food remedies that have been used for centuries to prevent or reduce the symptoms of allergies. Some of these time...
  • Acupuncture for Allergies
    Acupuncture to relieve your springtime allergies
    Spring is officially here and the telltale sights and sounds of the start of the allergy season have also arrived. You may have noticed during the last few weeks people blowing their noses more often, having red eyes and puffy pouches around their...