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Acupuncture for Harnessing Willpower

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by Toni Twitty, M.Ac., Ph.D.c 

Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture OKC Expert

 

Ever had one of those days or weeks where you just can’t pull yourself out of bed in the morning? Or perhaps you just can’t say “No!” to the dessert tray. Regardless of the activity, willpower is what keeps some people disciplined. But it doesn’t make you

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Acupuncture Lowers Blood Pressure

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by Toni Twitty, M.Ac., Ph.D.c 

Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Expert

 

“Acupuncture exerted a homeostatic regulation of blood pressure. For patients with extremely high blood pressure, acupuncture significantly reduced systolic and diastolic pressures. For patients with moderate levels of high blood pressure, acupuncture moderately reduced systolic and diastolic pressures. The clinical advantage was that acupuncture provided a regulated lowering of blood

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CBD Oil: Modern Day Snake Oil Or The Future Of Medicine?

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by Toni Twitty, M.Ac., Ph.D.c 

Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Expert

 

Cannabidiol (CBD) oil is a product that’s derived from marijuana plants1. Even though CBD is derived from cannabis plants, it contains none of the ingredients that create the typical “high” effect that marijuana is known for which is caused by THC. There is some controversy around CBD oil because of

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Acupuncture for Men

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Acupuncture helps treat many ailments for women, children, and even men! Many of our male patients suffer from back pain for various reasons. We especially see back pain in many father’s – maybe from lifting the kiddos up too much! We definitely don’t want playtime to stop so we suggest fixing the problem instead. Almost all of our male

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Research Closing in on How Acupuncture Affects Stress

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by Toni Twitty
Acupuncture OKC: Chinese Medicine Expert

 

Get stress relief with Acupuncture
It is a widely held belief that acupuncture is a great way to relieve stress, but how does it do so? Several studies have seen groups diagnosed with chronic stress display remarkable improvement in quality of life and lower stress levels due to acupuncture.

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