Chronic pain sufferers don’t need to suffer anymore. When you’re tired of taking prescription drugs or using heat and ice packs, it’s time to use a natural and powerful remedy for pain relief. Acupuncture is part of Traditional Chinese Medicine and has been around for more than two millennia. Despite its long history, acupuncture is… Continue reading The Aftereffects of Acupuncture
For many people, successfully treating acne can be a long-term undertaking. When breakouts of stubborn facial acne, redness and lesions appear, people often seek out cleansing treatments and beauty products, which can sometimes treat acne effectively, but they rarely offer a lasting solution. If you are someone who has struggled to find a way past… Continue reading Does Acupuncture Help Acne?
In Canada, acupuncture remains a poorly understood treatment modality. As such, many people aren’t sure what they should be doing before and after their appointments to get the best results. Acupuncture, just like massage, is an important element within traditional Chinese medicine, and has applications as a preventative measure. Using acupuncture, practitioners can encourage the… Continue reading Can You Get a Massage Before Acupuncture?
Almost everyone has experienced acute diarrhea at some point in their lives. Loose, liquidy stool accompanied by bloating and stomach cramps tend to leave a long-lasting memory, even if the illness was only passing. For people who suffer from chronic diarrhea, this unpleasant experience is all too common and often disrupts the way people go… Continue reading Can Acupuncture Help Chronic Diarrhea?
You might have a fall or get hurt playing sports and think you just have a few bruises. You may even heal, and think it’s no big deal. But later, the side effects of your injury can come creeping in, such as a tingling in your extremities. On the other hand, if you’re experiencing nerve… Continue reading Can Acupuncture Help Nerve Pain?
These days, many people use their laptops and other devices to conduct their business, especially those that work from home. This can involve dozens of hours of typing while sitting down. After working consistently on the computer for days, even weeks, you may start to feel wrist pain or tingling in your fingers. Not everyone… Continue reading Can Acupuncture Help Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?
These days, more and more people are embracing natural remedies when facing pain or health problems. But despite the many years of success within the practice of acupuncture, people still often wonder: “Is acupuncture safe?” The answer is yes, acupuncture is indeed safe. For those who have not yet read our Acupuncture Basics Part 1… Continue reading Acupuncture Basics Part 3: Is Acupuncture Safe?
Do you feel anxious multiple times a day? Do you know that you don’t need to worry, but you still can’t seem to calm down? You’re not alone. This fast-paced world we live in gives us many reasons to worry, and even more so during 2020. There are a number of ways to combat anxiety,… Continue reading Can Acupuncture Cure Anxiety ?
As mentioned in part 1 of our blog on the subject, acupuncture is an ancient medical practice that facilitates an uninterrupted flow of the body’s Qi through the insertion of acupuncture needles at specific points on the body. Some individuals hope for acupuncture to present an immediate cure to their pain or discomfort, but in… Continue reading Acupuncture Basics Part 2: Can Acupuncture Help You?
Mood-Boosting Tips to Help you Look and Feel Your Best This year has been challenging for many, with pandemic restrictions changing the way we live and interact with others in profound ways. Self-isolating and limiting social gatherings can be a major stressor on our mental health, so it’s important to find ways to cope through… Continue reading Mood-Boosting Tips to Help you Look and Feel Your Best