A Guide To Acupuncture in Gynecology

A Guide To Acupuncture in Gynecology

Two words that you often don’t see together, acupuncture and gynecology. Although not widely known here in the United States, this practice has been done for thousands of years in China to treat the symptoms of gynecological issues. Below we discuss the practical application of acupuncture Bethesda and its effect on common gynecological problems. Pinpointing ... Read More
 
How acupuncture can treat hormonal imbalances and aid infertility

How acupuncture can treat hormonal imbalances and aid infertility

Hormonal imbalances can happen to anyone at any age. They can cause symptoms such as mood swings, lack of energy, acne, weight gain, and irregular menstrual cycles, causing distress to one’s health. Though there are countless ways to overcome these difficulties, attending a North Virginia acupuncture clinic may be an option.   Acupuncture focuses on ... Read More
 
5 Facts About Traditional Chinese Medicine You Should Know

5 Facts About Traditional Chinese Medicine You Should Know

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has been around for thousands of years and consists of various practices—acupuncture, herbs, etc. While you may have heard of acupuncture, there are probably a few fun facts about Chinese medicine you didn’t know. Chinese Medicine Has Been Used for Over 2,100 Years Before Western medicine made its way to China, ... Read More
 
What is the Difference Between Dry Needling and Acupuncture Treatment?

What is the Difference Between Dry Needling and Acupuncture Treatment?

Many people are familiar with the concept of acupuncture treatment, but few have heard of dry needling. When compared simply in pictures, it can be difficult to distinguish between the two. This is because both practices insert thin, stainless steel needles into the skin. Both treatments also claim to be able to treat pain. This ... Read More
 
10 Benefits of Acupuncture for Workplace Stress and Pain

10 Benefits of Acupuncture for Workplace Stress and Pain

The office is where many people spend the majority of their waking hours during the week. Work can also be the source of stress, depending on the nature of the job, how demanding it is, the responsibilities, and the overall workplace culture and management style. Excessive stress can not only increase your anxiety but can ... Read More
 
2 Tips to Make the Effects of Acupuncture Last

2 Tips to Make the Effects of Acupuncture Last

There are many benefits that you will notice when exiting an acupuncture practice Bethesda, one of the most common being a sense of well-being and pain relief. As with most other holistic treatments, acupuncture therapy can leave patients feeling great immediately following treatment, only to have symptoms return a day or two later. This is ... Read More
 
Chinese Herbal Medicine Vs. Western Medicine

Chinese Herbal Medicine Vs. Western Medicine

Those of us who have lived our entire lives in a Western nation are pretty familiar with Western medicine. Western medicine is a relatively new phenomenon that is based on the idea of hypothetical deduction. Whereas, traditional Chinese medicine and other Eastern medicine practices follow the inductive method. One of the biggest differences between the ... Read More
 
FAQs About Acupuncture

FAQs About Acupuncture

The practice of acupuncture has been around for centuries, stemming from traditional Chinese medicine practices. It has evolved from the idea of qi, also known as energy. Qi is the persistent exploration of the parallels between the rhythmic movements of nature and how similar states (in and out of balance) are manifested in all aspects ... Read More
 
Acupuncture and Sports Medicine

Acupuncture and Sports Medicine

Chinese medicine encompasses a vast array of practices, including acupuncture. While it is known that acupuncture treatment in Washington DC has been found to be beneficial for a variety of treatments, what about sports medicine? When used with sports medicine, acupuncture therapy is a synergistic blend of both ancient wisdom and methods that are commonly ... Read More