Acupuncture is a holistic healing practice with origins dating back thousands of years in traditional Chinese medicine. The acupuncture category provides introduction to acupuncture fundamentals, history, and principles of acupuncture. I will explore many mechanisms of acupuncture. Additionally, category will provide you with evidence-based information and insights into the efficacy and safety of acupuncture treatments.

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Herpes Zoster (shingles)

Acupuncture and Chinese medicine have proven effective in managing the pain, discomfort, and inflammation caused by shingles, also known as …

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Acupuncture Improves Circulation

Acupuncturists are obsessed with circulation. And for good reason. Improving circulation is central to acupuncture’s ability to heal the body. …

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How Acupuncture Helps Runners

Acupuncture can help runners treat injuries and recover quicker. Also, it addresses the whole person, reducing both physical and mental stress …


Don’t Use Ice

Acupuncturists have long been against the use of ice for muscles soreness and repair of an injury. This is because of the idea that the cold literally gets into our joints and slows the circulation.


Acupuncture for Sports Injuries

The weather is warming up, and we’re getting outside more to enjoy ourselves and start training. With the time of …

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Acupuncture Beats Cancer Pain

Acupuncture has a long track record of treating the severe pain associated with cancer. A new acupuncture study at MSKCC …

Acupuncture and Covid Long Haulers

It is now well known that COVID-19 virus risks not only becoming severely ill with pneumonia, but COVID-19 also may …