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The Use of Ear Acupuncture in Trauma & Disaster

By Donna Rasplica, Dr. TCM Ear acupuncture can be used for anyone involved in a traumatic incident: survivors mental health staff police and emergency personnel This community-style of acupuncture is well suited to conditions faced in a disaster. We can set up almost...

Acupuncture and Arthritis

Acupuncture is a therapeutic method that involves the insertion of fine needles through the skin. Its purpose is to encourage natural healing, reduce pain and improve function. There is no injection of any substance. Acupuncture originated in China about 4,000 years...

Acupuncture and TMJ Syndrome

What is TMJ? TMJ (temporomandibular syndrome) refers to pain in the jaw region with possible swelling, limited range of motion, muscle spasms, caraches, grinding of teeth, facial asymmetry, clicking or popping noises, and occasionally, ringing in the ears. Common...

Acupuncture and Irritable Bowel Syndrome

What Is It? Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is an intestinal disorder in which patients may experience variable degrees of abdominal pain, constipation, and/or diarrhea which worsens as a reaction to stress. It is estimated that 10 – 20% of all American adults...