If you’re a follower of our blog, you know that we discuss all variety of illnesses and maladies, sharing with you both allopathic and naturopathic approaches of treatment. Naturally, we’re big believers in the latter, and in our office, we practice acupuncture, cupping, and Chinese herbal medicine. But even though you may understand that acupuncture can help your condition and get you on the path of health again, you may be hesitant to make that first appointment — especially if
When you hear the word vertigo, do you think of the classic Alfred Hitchcock thriller? How
about Green Arrow’s nemesis in the comic books? The truth is, for those who suffer with vertigo, it’s no laughing matter, and definitely not fiction. Thankfully, vertigo can be managed, and one way to deal with the debilitating effects of vertigo is with the natural treatment of acupuncture.
What Is Vertigo?
So it’s not a fictional character, but what is vertigo really? Clinically, it is an imbalance
In a large chunk of the US, the ground is frozen over, and airborne allergies aren’t a worry. In Phoenix, however, we’re getting into our major growing season, and everything is flying through the air. That may mean that you’re sneezing a lot more than normal these days. You keep tissues in the car, the office, and every room of your house, but you haven’t worn your contacts in weeks, and your eyes just won’t stop itching … Yep, you
A turn of the calendar from one year to the next means we start to think about the bad habits we’ve acquired, and strive to change them. Eat healthier, go to the gym more, work less, spend more time with friends and family, stop smoking … we set all of these goals, hopes, and expectations within the first week of January each year. Unfortunately, for too many of us, by the time we turn the calendar again to February, we’re
In Western cultures, acupuncture is probably the most popular and well known of overall traditional Chinese medicine (TCM); in fact, for many people, it may be the only one they know. But there are actually five main branches of TCM, and most practitioners incorporate some or all of them to create a comprehensive, individualized solution.
There is a proven connection between the mind and body, so if your mind isn’t in the right place, it will be challenging to have