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Centuries-Old Art of Cupping May Bring Some Pain Relief

Centuries-Old Art of Cupping May Bring Some Pain Relief | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
The ancient art of applying suction cups to the body has gotten a boost from several new studies that show it helps relieve a variety of painful conditions. (Centuries-Old Art of Cupping May Bring Some Pain Relief.
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Organic Food Isn't More Nutritious, but That Isn't the Point

Organic Food Isn't More Nutritious, but That Isn't the Point | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
That doesn't mean it's not healthier.How our obsession with organics' "healthiness" led us away from the term's roots (RT @TheAtlantic: Organic food may not be more nutritious, but that doesn't mean it's not healthier
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Acupuncture may help ease chronic pain in young people - AboutKidsHealth

Acupuncture may help ease chronic pain in young people - AboutKidsHealth | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
Some studies have shown a benefit to using acupuncture in the treatment of paediatric chronic pain.
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Shaftesbury Clinic's curator insight, June 1, 2013 5:25 PM

At Shaftesbury Clinic, we treat children of all ages using either acupuncture or acupressure, which is performed on the basis of acupuncture, but without the needles.

Acupuncture Center of NJ's curator insight, April 20, 2015 3:12 PM

Contact our offices to learn more about treating children with acupuncture, call 973-984-2800 or email us.

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Health experts: Routine PSA tests for prostate cancer not good for health - CBS News

Health experts: Routine PSA tests for prostate cancer not good for health - CBS News | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
CBS Evening News: Health experts: Routine PSA tests for prostate cancer not good for health - Task force says PSA test may give false positives and often diagnoses older men who die of other diseases before prostate cancer (RT @CBSNews: Routine PSA...
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Acupuncture: Magic Bullet for Weight Loss? | The Dr. Oz Show

Acupuncture: Magic Bullet for Weight Loss? | The Dr. Oz Show | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
Approximately 42% of Americans will be considered obese by 2030. This is a staggering prediction! It seems that we are on a never-ending quest for that magic bullet. But is there really a magic fix for obesity?
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Integrative Medicine: How to reduce exposure to toxins - The Sacramento Bee

Integrative Medicine: How to reduce exposure to toxins - The Sacramento Bee | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
We live in a world of toxic substances. There are the pesticides, hormones, antibiotics, food additives and genetically modified organisms that lace much of our food supply. (Why is #diabetes on the rise?
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Treating Parkinson's with Acupuncture

Treating Parkinson's with Acupuncture | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
In some of the newest studies, research shows that acupuncture has an antioxidant effect in the treatment of Parkinson's. Increasing evidence shows that oxidative stress contributes to the progression of the disease.
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Integrative Medicine: Alternative remedies can ease GERD - The Sacramento Bee

Integrative Medicine: Alternative remedies can ease GERD - The Sacramento Bee | Acupuncture | Scoop.it

Gastrointestinal reflux disease, better known as "GERD," is a growing health care concern in the United States, as well as Europe, Asia and South America.

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The case against funding studies on alternative medical therapies

The case against funding studies on alternative medical therapies | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
As if Dr. Paul Offit hasn’t made enough enemies  already by insisting (correctly) that parents put their kids’ health at risk when they refuse to get them vaccinated, now the infectious disease expert appears to be picking a fight with those who...
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Why Skipping Breakfast Increases Appeal Of High Calorie Foods

Why Skipping Breakfast Increases Appeal Of High Calorie Foods (Medical News Today): Share With Friends: | | He...
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Futurity.org – Antibiotics may ‘prime’ kids for obesity

Futurity.org – Antibiotics may ‘prime’ kids for obesity | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
Research news from leading universities (Antibiotics may ‘prime’ kids for obesity
http://t.co/bfVLwQhU That, plus overeating and lack of exercise!
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New tactic in war on obesity: Attack portion size - Washington Post

New tactic in war on obesity: Attack portion size - Washington Post | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
Washington TimesNew tactic in war on obesity: Attack portion sizeWashington PostYet American waistlines continued to swell, with two-thirds of adults and one-third of children now overweight or obese — a major factor in the country's health-care crisis,...
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Sugar Makes You Stupid? Rats! « WebMD Newsroom

Sugar Makes You Stupid? Rats! « WebMD Newsroom | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
By Daniel J. DeNoon

SUGAR MAKES YOU STUPID has been in headlines this week.

The culprit of the week is fructose, better [...] (Sugar Makes You Stupid? Rats! - WebMD (blog): Brisbane TimesSugar Makes You Stupid?
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Thyroid and Breast Health - Research - From the Thyroid Blog at MedicalOnly.com

Thyroid and Breast Health - Research - From the Thyroid Blog at MedicalOnly.com | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
According to researchers who have worked to uncover the role of the thyroid gland in breast health and development, these two seemingly unrelated parts of the body are actually closely intertwined.
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Sleep better, weigh less

Sleep better, weigh less | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
When you are overtired, do you tend to feel hungrier or reach easily for sugary, high-fat foods?
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New Chip To Be Embedded In Mobile Phones Found To DESTROY Human DNA

New Chip To Be Embedded In Mobile Phones Found To DESTROY Human DNA | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
The controversial THz scanner technology used by the TSA at many of the nation’s airports is being adapted for cell phone use.
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Chinese Herbal Medicine is Twice as Effective for Infertility as Conventional Western Drug Therapy

Chinese Herbal Medicine is Twice as Effective for Infertility as Conventional Western Drug Therapy | Acupuncture | Scoop.it
In a review published in the December issue of the journal Complementary Therapies in Medicine, women receiving Chinese herbal medicine treatments were twice as likely to get pregnant within a four-month period than those receiving conventional...
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Acupuncture - Weight Loss with an “Ancient Chinese Twist” :: Beauty

Acupuncture Weight Loss TreatmentsI remember the first time I took Chinese herbs. One of my patients told me “You look really tired – Here take these herbs” and handed me a bagful of different colored packages.
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