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Acupuncture for Pregnancy Back Pain

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Years ago, I was in a car accident. Ever since then, I’ve experienced occasional back problems. But last year, during my first pregnancy, my back was killing me! I still had money in my flexible spending account to use before … Continue reading

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Acupuncture for Stroke Rehabilitation

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Two years ago, I had a stroke that affected the entire left side of my body. My left hand was partially paralyzed, and I was unable to open my hand. After many medical treatments throughout the state, including visits with … Continue reading

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Acupuncture for Grief

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About a year ago, my husband of sixteen years passed away suddenly. A dear friend in Colorado suggested acupuncture as a way to deal with the shock and grief from this unexpected tragedy. In addition to the emotional issues I … Continue reading

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I Restored My Health and Lost 50 Pounds with Acupuncture! (Results not typical. Individual results will vary)

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In June, 2007, I was injured on my job as a nurse when a patient broke two of my ribs and damaged my spleen. The physicians would not acknowledge possible spleen damage because I did not exhibit the classic symptoms. … Continue reading

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Acupuncture for Chronic Pain: I Don’t Love the Process, But I Love the Results!

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I’ve suffered from chronic, recurring pain in my upper left side since I was a teenager. I have always been active–running, biking, or swimming six days a week–and I can only assume that the pain is the result of a … Continue reading

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Acupuncture for Fibromyalgia Has Greatly Reduced My Pain

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When people ask me to explain fibromyalgia, I tell them that it causes your electric system to go haywire. The result is severe pain in all of your nerve endings, making your whole body tender. It’s very hard to diagnose … Continue reading

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Acupuncture Is Key to Maintaining My Healthy Lifestyle

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Ever since an acupuncturist cured my tennis elbow years ago, I have appreciated the overall health benefits of acupuncture. So much so, in fact, that I have studied the art of acupuncture and have taken classes in Chinese medicine. For … Continue reading

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Acupuncture Helps Me Live Successfully with a Torn Rotator Cuff

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For the past several years, I have been in severe, debilitating pain caused by a torn left rotator cuff – and I’m left handed. A couple of years ago an orthopedic specialist gave me a shot that helped for about … Continue reading

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Acupuncture for Leg Numbness

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Acupuncture is Helping to Relieve the Numbness in My Leg To help me relieve numbness in my leg, my massage therapist suggested that I try a combination of massage and acupuncture for additional relief. My massage therapist, also a patient … Continue reading

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I Was Nervous About Acupuncture, But Now I’m a Huge Fan!

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For years, I suffered from debilitating hormonal migraine headaches—the kind that brought me to tears and forced me to spend a few days bed-ridden until I could manage the pain.  I tried all kinds of prescription drugs, but they didn’t … Continue reading

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