Acupuncture Theory and Styles

Acupuncture: An Overview of Acupuncture Theory and Styles

What is acupuncture? Acupuncture is an ancient form of healthcare that originated in China at least 2,500 years ago. It has been practiced throughout the Asian world for many centuries. Acupuncture has been accepted into the Western mainstream culture since the 1970’s and is currently soaring in popularity throughout many parts of the Western hemisphere.…

Natural Asthma Treatment Options

Acupuncture and Natural Asthma Treatment Options

Asthma affects approximately 20 million Americans every year. Conventional treatment options for asthma are limited to steroid inhalers and bronchodilators. While these medications are effective in relieving the symptoms of asthma, the side effects of continuous long-term treatment can be severe. There are numerous natural strategies to consider for chronic asthma that can offer effective…

Acupuncture as a Natural Option for Treating Depression

Acupuncture is a powerful and effective treatment option for depression.  Approximately 38 million Americans suffer with chronic anxiety or depression. One out of eight adults are currently taking antidepressant medications. While these medications can offer support and benefit on certain occasions, there are indeed many people that do not respond well to this form of…