Acupressure is a 5,000-year-old Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) therapy involving the placement of physical pressure (using fingertips or other devices) on specific locations on the body. The goal is to bring relief of problematic symptoms b... Read more
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) causes uncomfortable and painful symptoms like cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, constipation, and diarrhea. In the U.S., this condition affects between 10% and 30% of the population. Traditional treatment for IBS usu... Read more
While talking with my client, Dana, as she walked on the treadmill in my home studio, I couldn't help feeling sad. Her usually upbeat and vibrant demeanor was missing—and had been for several weeks. "I'm so depressed," s... Read more
When you hear the term "arthritis," you probably imagine painful and stiff joints. While that is pretty accurate (arthritis literally means "joint inflammation"), there are actually over 100 different types of arthritis, which is... Read more
Although people with depression may exhibit many of the same symptoms, thoughts and feelings, there are actually several different types of depression. Your doctor can evaluate your symptoms to make a proper diagnosis. Each type of depression has dif... Read more
I recently began acupuncture treatment and would like to hear of others experiences with it. What you liked, or didn't...
if you felt it benefited or not...
What symptoms/side effects you experienced...
Any info and stories would be very in... Read more
Through alternative medicine such as acupuncture I have learned that some foods that may be healthy for some people are not healthy for others. For example, currently I should not eat any cold or raw vegetables or salads since I have a spleen/chi de... Read more
If you don't have an acupuncturist in your area, or can't afford the treament sessions, buy yourself a book on Acupressure. These are potent points that you can do yourself and there are also points to mitigating hunger. There is a variety of Acupr... Read more
Head hurts? Thankfully, there are a slew of tactics to try to feel better before you hit the pharmacy. From jamming to your favorite tunes to patching up the pain, these methods will work wonders.The psychologist says…Listen to your favorite m... Read more
By Sarah Jio via Woman's Day
Oh, the dreaded headache. The pounding. The tension. The pain. Whether you’re plagued with regular headaches or only get one every once in a while (let’s hope for the latter), we’ve rounded up the most interesting—and... Read more
Last time I had the IRITIS I am sure that it helped so I will be waiting for the call tomorrow.
So far the weather forecast is looking good for another walk. This time we will all be prepared with cleats, Grippers whatever they are called but they... Read more
I have ALS: A cruel, incurable disease. It robs you of everything -your confidence, your voice, your body, and, ultimately, your life. The worst part of it is there is no hope for a cure or even an understanding of how it begins.
Having said... Read more
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