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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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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 My Preferred Form of Preventive Medicine

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Although I appreciate the importance of modern medicine, I’m not a big fan of doctors, prescriptions, or pills.  I have health insurance, and I can go to regular doctors, but I choose not to whenever possible.  The idea of acupuncture … Continue reading

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Acupuncture for Smoking Cessation

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Acupuncture Helped Me Quit Smoking Without Gaining Weight I started smoking as a teenager, and had been a smoker for 17 years when I went to see Dr. Robert of Acupuncture Associates.  I had tried all of the usual methods … Continue reading

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As a Retired Nurse, I Give Robert’s Bedside Manner Top Marks!

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Years ago, I hit my head and sustained injuries to my brain that affected my balance and blood pressure. A retired nurse, I’ve worked for more than five decades in nearly every field of nursing, so I know how to … Continue reading

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Acupuncture for Diabetes

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As a diabetic, I need to take special care of my kidneys. When my blood tests where showing abnormal results, my massage therapist recommended Acupuncture Associates. After treatment with Dr. Robert, my blood test results went from abnormal to normal. … Continue reading

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Acupuncture Associates Restored My Faith in Acupuncture

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I’ve always been athletic and active – I played competitive volleyball both in college and beyond.  To this day, I exercise frequently, follow a healthy diet, and I’m very in tune with my body.  When I have a medical issue, … Continue reading

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High Praise for Acupuncture for High Blood Pressure

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For years I struggled with high blood pressure, to the point that simply getting out of bed made me dizzy and lightheaded. I had tried everything: working with nutritionists and watching my diet, spending time in the cardio rehab unit … Continue reading

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I Tell Everyone to Go to Acupuncture Associates

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After my first visit with Dr. Robert at Acupuncture Associates, I became a raving fan—literally! It was so easy to talk to Dr. Robert and he was so thorough with his initial consult, I knew that I would make great … Continue reading

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From Hair Loss to Wedding Hair Toss: Acupuncture Helps!

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Four years ago, my husband and I decided to retire in Wilmington, NC after having lived in Chicago for decades.   When you look at the stress scale for life events, my life was ranking off the charts:  retirement, change of … Continue reading

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