Acupuncture

Acupuncture for Jaw Pain Relief

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Why acupuncture is effective for Jaw Pain Relief?    TMJ (Temporal Mandibular Joint Pain) may result from muscle overload from trauma or repetitive activities that cause abnormal stress on specific muscle groups. Clinically, patients complain of tenderness, headaches, restricted movement of the jaws, muscle stiffness, and weakness.   -Acupuncture directly stimulates the release of endorphins…

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Reducing Stress with Acupuncture

We all know that life is can be stressful. But did you know that Acupuncture can help relieve stress? The body secretes an assortment of hormones into the bloodstream as a reaction to stress, acupuncture blocks the chronic, stress-induced elevations of hormones and calms the fight or flight response. Acting on areas of the brain known to…

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Weight Loss with Acupuncture

Acupuncture is just for pain management right? No! How does Acupuncture help you lose weight? – Prevents food cravings – Suppresses appetite – Increases metabolism – Burns fat Recent studies have shown that when acupuncture is combined with traditional methods of weight loss (reduced calorie diet and appropriate physical exercise.), patients lose more weight.  Acupuncture…

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Acupuncture: The benefits behind the needle

Acupuncture? What’s that? Acupuncture is a technique in which practitioners stimulate specific points on the body—most often by inserting thin needles through the skin. It is one of the practices used in traditional Chinese medicine. The health benefits of Acupuncture include (but are not limited to): Depression Anxiety Panic attacks Insomnia Smoking cessation Addiction Dizziness/headaches…

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