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Win for Licensed Acupuncturists: New York Physical Therapy Association Will Not Pursue Dry Needling at This Time

The New York Physical Therapy Association advocates the use of dry needling by physical therapists in the state. The Association has spent the last several years developing a plan of action and the State Board for Physical Therapy agreed with the association’s belief that physical therapists should be able to perform dry needling with appropriate […]

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Make Those New Year’s Resolutions Stick With Acupuncture

It’s that time of year again. The holiday season is in full swing and you’re probably mulling over the habits you want to nix or reinforce in 2017. Acupuncture isn’t solely a way to cure illness or health conditions. In fact, treatments can aid in addressing a host of issues. If any of these resolutions […]

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Acupuncture Can Alleviate Insomnia

With stress, electronics, and endless distractions, it’s no wonder insomnia is on the rise. Prescription sleep aids can be addictive and cause side effects. Instead of taking the risk, many people opt for lifestyle changes and various techniques to combat the problem. However, acupuncture is often overlooked. It’s a natural, safe way to overcome insomnia. […]

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Miss Arizona Used Traditional Chinese Medicine to Treat Tourette Syndrome

Jennifer Smestad, Miss Arizona 2013, was diagnosed with Tourette syndrome, a neurological disorder, at age 10. She experienced head jerking, involuntary facial movements and grimaces, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and anxiety. She suffered from the crippling symptoms with no relief for five years. After taking medications and considering brain surgery, Smestad tried a combination of acupuncture and […]

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Keep Stress Under Control for Optimal Health

Stress isn’t necessarily negative. In fact, it can be motivating and act as a natural alarm system. However, when the automatic “fight or flight” response doesn’t switch off in everyday situations or stress becomes chronic, it has a detrimental effect on the mind, body, and spirit. Long-term stress can cause disease or worsen conditions you […]

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