Acupuncture Treatment for Back Pain to Improve Mobility and Eliminate Pain

Around 80% of people will experience some type of back pain at least once during their lifetime. The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced that acupuncture is a valid and effective treatment for all types of back pain (lower, middle, and upper back pain). The WHO studied how acupuncture is… Continue reading

As a Main or Adjunctive Treatment for Anxiety Acupuncture Has Been Proven to Work

Part of a medical system known as TCM or traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture is a practice that has been around for thousands of years and it involves the use of sterilized filiform needles inserted at certain regions of the body. The treatment is often used to modify the circulation of… Continue reading

Current Research Shows Acupuncture as Being a Safe and Effective Treatment for Achilles Tendinitis and Plantar Fasciitis

New studies suggest acupuncture in San Diego as being a safe and effective treatment for heel pain. This type of pain is a typical foot ailment marked by extreme pain, particularly when weight is placed onto the foot. Pain on the heel’s underside usually suggests plantar fasciitis while pain on… Continue reading

The Role of the Heart in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Most people would agree that the heart is the organ most closely associated with emotion. A lot of the terms we use every day describe love, betrayal or something deeply intimate often involves using the word heart (heartache, heartbroken, heartsick, etc.). The heart is the emotion that usually encompasses the… Continue reading