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Acupuncture and the Season of Winter

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Winter is just one of the five seasons acknowledged by Traditional Chinese Medicine. The ancient Chinese followed the belief humans should live in harmony with the cycles of nature. During the winter months, the darkness and cold indicate we should slow down, take care of our health, conserve our strength and replenish our energy for the upcoming spring and summer

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Electroacupuncture

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What is electroacupuncture? 

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Electroacupuncture is a form of acupuncture that includes the use of a fine electrical pulse. The pulse is sent from a specialized medical grade current-producing machine, through cords which attach with tiny clip, and into the acupuncture needle. Patients often experience a warmth, twitch, pulse, or buzzing feeling. 

 

Why is electroacupuncture special?

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Acupuncture Offers More Than Just Pain Relief

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by Toni Twitty, M.Ac., Ph.D.c 

Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Expert

 

I’ve been getting a ton of calls recently with questions about what all acupuncture can help with. Generally, people seek acupuncture for pain relief- headaches, back pain, shoulder tension, foot pain, etc. are just a few of the types of pain I see everyday. Acupuncture can do

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Ssshhhh: Organ Sound Vibration

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Did you know shushing someone might actually may be beneficial to your health? There are six healing sounds known to Taoist qi gong practice that vibrate specific organs and promote emotional and physical well-being.

It has been shown sound vibrations promote healing and provide a type of massage to the organs. Six main organs that benefit from this

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Fermented Foods and Intestinal Health

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The modern world is changing every single day. Because of this constant state of change, our bodies are frequently having to adjust. We have a food supply being degraded and depleted of nutritional content, which in turn, causes our bodies to become depleted. Our soil and water is contaminated with antibiotics and deadly fertilizers. All of which become part of

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