One of the biggest problems facing modern societies today is addiction. There are actually several types of addictions. Addiction can be as mild as addiction to chocolates to as serious as heroin or street drug addiction. Addiction always negatively impacts the health of the addict as well as his/her internal balance.
The Definition of Addiction
Inordinate and long-term indulgence to activities or substances considered pleasurable … Continue reading
People suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) can find that acupuncture can help them breathe a lot easier.
Lung diseases such as emphysema and chronic bronchitis can be categorized in the all-encompassing term of COPD. COPD may be marked by shortness of breath and chronic coughing. Drugs such as bronchodilators and steroids make up the conventional modes of treatment for COPD.
A recent clinical … Continue reading
In the United States, the healthcare industry is undergoing an important transition as a substantial segment of the population is slowly but surely turning to forward-thinking and proactive wellness solutions. This is hugely due to the internet. This shift is a 180-degree turn from the use of Western medicine and has occurred due (among other things) to the fundamental reliance of Western Medicine on solutions … Continue reading
A wide range of uncomfortable conditions and issues related to pregnancy can be addressed with acupuncture. They include:
Breast milk deficiency – Interestingly Chinese herbs and acupuncture, combined with drinking Guinness beer each day may help improve a pregnant woman’s milk production.
Blocked milk duct and mastitis – Combined with herbal compresses and vigorous self-massage and when given quickly enough, acupuncture can accelerate the recovery … Continue reading
When it comes to sciatic pain in Jacksonville, acupuncture may not always offer the sufferer long standing relief of his ailment. It is considered though to be an excellent alternative therapy for prompt relief of sciatica and back pain. Acupuncture should be seen as a way of relieving pain and not as a cure especially when it comes to sciatica. But if one is suffering … Continue reading