Category Archives: Acupuncture in Rochester NY

Acupuncture and Allergies

According to Chinese medical theory, the symptoms and signs that indicate a Western diagnosis of allergies relate to an imbalance in the meridian and Organ Systems of the body. These imbalances may stem from a variety of causes, including stress, poor diet,constitutional weakness, pollutants, and environmental toxins. Over time, if imbalances remain within the body,

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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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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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