You could be suffering from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome if you are experiencing one or more of these symptoms:
Have difficulty holding even small objects
Pain that travels from the wrist to the shoulder
Tingling sensation in your fingers and hand
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is an uncomfortable and, at times, disabling condition that an estimated five million Americans suffer from.
Fortunately, there are … Continue reading
In Chinese, amenorrhea or absence of menstruation is called Bi Jing. Bi and Jing translate to ‘closed’ and ‘menstruation’ respectively. There are two kinds of amenorrhea:
1. Primary Amenorrhea – This relatively rare form of amenorrhea occurs when a woman who has reached 17 years of age has yet to experience a menstruation. Primary amenorrhea can be due to an eating disorder, a serious health … Continue reading
Combined with exercise and a healthy diet, Chinese herbs and acupuncture treatments are giving women the power to overcome PCOS, helping them to lead more satisfying and healthier lives.
Treating PCOS with Chinese herbs and acupuncture in women who are trying to become pregnant, through IVF/ IUI therapies or naturally, enables them to achieve overall balance and fertility, as it regulates their menstrual cycle and … Continue reading
Acupuncture is a Chinese form of complementary therapy that is meant to alleviate pain and treat disease. For some, this treatment is a means of relief from ailments and used as an alternative to NSAIDS (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs),acetaminophen, and other -the-counter drugs. Acupuncture is most commonly used for neck pain, joint pain, back pain, and headaches.
Despite the frigid treatment acupuncture has gotten from the … Continue reading
There are two types of diabetes: Type 1 diabetes (diabetes mellitus) and Type 2 diabetes (adult onset). In type 1 diabetes, the body is unable to manufacture insulin. People suffering from this condition are insulin dependent. This type of diabetes is found in children and young adults.
Over 15 million Americans are believed to suffer from type-2 diabetes, which is the most common form of … Continue reading
Having been tested for more than 3,000 years, acupuncture treatment is deemed to be the most trustworthy and efficient way of healing people. It assists in the relief of symptoms of illnesses, reduces pain, and helps in the promotion of health. This style of treatment may seem a bit weird to some people, but with time, they are usually able to appreciate the great healing … Continue reading
Your lips, inner cheeks, and gums can suffer from canker sores. These types of sores are extremely annoying but they usually heal by themselves within one to two weeks. Canker sores are not the same as cold sores that tend to develop on the outside of mouth. You could be suffering from an underlying problem if you get canker sores quite frequently.
Since canker sores … Continue reading
Because it is a very safe and effective means of alleviating both acute and chronic, acupuncture is considered to be an ideal mode of treatment in the realm of pediatric healthcare. Nowadays, researchers have explored the use of acupuncture in pediatric healthcare, specifically in relation to asthma. But in order to fully understand acupuncture, we first need to understand what it is and how it … Continue reading
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a holistic type of medical system that incorporates herbal therapy, Chinese physical therapy (Tui Na), and acupuncture that has been practiced for thousands of years as a way to heal the human body. But since it has not been commercialized and is unfamiliar to most people, it tends to be ignored or overlooked.
The methods of TCM does not … Continue reading
Pain is the number one issue against acupuncture treatment for a lot of people who have never tried the treatment. Well, that’s understandable since acupuncture does involve the insertion of needles into your skin.
But for anyone who has had the pleasure of experiencing acupuncture, they would say that it is practically a pleasant and painless procedure. Sure, there may be a few eerie sensations … Continue reading