How to Overcome Prescription Drug Addiction

Drug addiction is commonly associated with illegal and illicit street drugs such as heroin and cocaine. While this is certainly a serious problem, addiction to prescription medication is often overlooked and just as serious. In fact, prescription drugs are responsible for more overdose deaths than … [Read more...]

What You Should Know About Acupuncture Training

If you're thinking about a career in acupuncture you'll want to learn how and where you can earn a certificate or degree in acupuncture. Perhaps you're already familiar with the field of acupuncture but if not you'll want to find out all you can both online and offline. It's thought that … [Read more...]

Show Your Support for HR646

One long time believer and supporter of acupuncture is United States Representative Maurice Hinchey of New York who has been working for many years to include acupuncture under Medicare and Federal employee health coverage. The “Hinchey Bill” as it is often referred to, is titled HR646 Federal … [Read more...]

Acupuncture

The ancient Oriental art of acupuncture utilizes small hair-thin needles to restore the body’s circular flow of energy through specific pathways called meridians. The human body has a distinct polarity; the energy has also been shown to have positive and negative flow patterns. Oriental medicine … [Read more...]

Acupuncture for Thyroid Disease and Disorders

Women are about four times more likely than men to suffer hyperthyroid disorders, eight times more likely to suffer hypothyroidism, and about twice as likely as men to suffer thyroid tumors. Approximately half the cases of thyroid disease involve hyperthyroidism and the other half involve … [Read more...]

Selecting an Acupuncturist

Doctors are a good resource for referrals to acupuncturists. Increasingly, doctors are familiar with acupuncture and may know of a certified practitioner. In addition, more medical doctors, including neurologists, anesthesiologists, and specialists in physical medicine, are becoming trained in … [Read more...]