Posts Categorized: Acupuncture

It hit Susan like a train wreck she said. “I seemed to gain weight overnight, and I need help for losing weight after menopause.” Susan was a regular for acupuncture for pain but never would talk about wellness care. “My butt is as big as a caboose don’t you think?” she asked me turning around…

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Restless leg is downright terrible. I can’t remember when I didn’t have it. It may have started when I was pregnant for the first time over thirty years ago. That’s a long time to suffer. There are times when I feel it creeping up my leg like bugs walking on my skin. My leg flies…

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Have you had mornings like this? You dread getting out of bed because of foot pain. Recently I had the ‘opportunity’ to experience Plantar Fasciitis. Man, it hurts like Heck. I stupidly rushed out the door before the holiday for gifts. Guess what you can’t wear two different boots on your feet even if they…

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Are there ways to promote brain health other than taking a vitamin? Food has some of the most powerful abilities to help you avoid `This is my top eight nutrients for brain health.  There are a lot of different kinds of illness that can affect the brain. As we age however this population is unique…

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You know I’ve done acupuncture now for over twenty years now, and few people come in saying, “Hey can acupuncture help my high blood pressure?” Hypertension Meets Acupuncture It’s more the other problems you think about when you step into acupuncture. You try it for things like knee pain or a migraine, right?  So have you…

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#13 Acupuncture Relieves Heartburn And Acid Reflux Excerpt from Debra’s upcoming book: 33 Things Acupuncture Cures It’s the middle of a great evening, delightful food, and wonderful friends. Then it starts. First, your waist seems to grow two sizes, and you feel well, gassy. Then there’s the tightness and sometimes burning in your chest. There are many…

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Acne and Acupuncture The idea that acupuncture can work for Acne or other skin conditions seems foreign to some people. When you think about it our largest organ is the covering around our body that we call, skin. Through it our body tries sometimes easily and sometimes with great effort to ‘get rid of toxins’…

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You Become What You Believe – Even Is Illness I’m a big believer that we are what we think about most of the time. This includes our health. I’ve seen patients so focused on their disease it consumes them and never seems to improve.  They’re locked in the negative thoughts about their situation. Is your…

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