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Acupuncture and Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is the second most common rheumatic disorder in the United States behind arthritis, according to the American College of Rheumatology. People diagnosed with fibromyalgia experience a wide range of symptoms, including fatigue, pain, stiffness, aches and muscle tenderness, along with sleep disorders and intestinal and bowel troubles. The diagnosis of fibromyalgia can be confirmed

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The Importance of Enzymes

Enzymes are responsible for all the biochemical reactions that occur in your body, including digesting your food. The enzymes found in food are the workers responsible for the benefits usually associated with vitamins and minerals. Vitamins and minerals are actually referred to by scientists as co-enzymes – that is , they can-not be used by

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Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism has been estimated to affect 5 million people in the United States, 90% who are women. Hyperthyroid condition may affect another 2.5 million Americans. Undiagnosed thyroid problems can be behind many unidentified symptoms of fatigue, many recurring illnesses, and non-responsive health problems. Frequently, blood tests of hormone levels are normal, but body temperature is

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Pain Management for Chronic Pain

Pain is the most common reason for seeking medical care. Because chronic (long-term) pain can be resistant to many medical treatments and can cause serious problems, people who suffer from chronic pain often turn to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) for relief. Chronic pain is often defined as any pain lasting more than 12 weeks.

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