Is Acupuncture for me?

Acupuncture is an alternative type of medicine that has been used in China for thousands of years. Tiny needles are used to relieve pain, stimulate smooth energy flow, and encourage a state of balance within the body. Acupuncture is useful for a variety of conditions including, but not limited to: Chronic pain Fibromyialgia Arthritis Infertility Dysmenorrhea Headaches Sports injuries Anxiety and Depression Insomnia Constipation #acupuncture #holisticmedicine #TraditionalChineseMedicine

Top 7 Benefits of Regular Excercise

I was recently in Cambodia, shadowing a great Chiropractor , when I noticed, there was a pattern to the types of patients he was seeing. If I were to give a rough estimate, I'd say that over 75% of his patients were experiencing pain from daily postural problems and level of inactivity. Inactivity is a great problem we face today, as most of us are working hard to achieve our dreams on our computer. If not on a computer, perhaps working a job which requires long hours of of standing, without the proper shoe support. Here's the problem we all face, if working on a computer: Needless to say, most of our problems, our pain comes from holding poor posture while working, over extended periods of

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