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Acupuncture Can Assist with Smoking Cessation

February 8, 2024

Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine technique that involves inserting thin needles into specific points on the body to promote balance and the flow of life energy, known as Qi. Acupuncture is provided by a specially trained and licensed practitioner.  Traditional Chinese principles and practices…

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Acupuncture Can Help with Weight Management

December 22, 2023

Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine practice that involves inserting thin needles into specific points on the body to stimulate energy flow and promote balance. While acupuncture is not a direct solution for weight management, some proponents believe it can offer support in various ways.…

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Acupuncture and PTSD; Treatment Options

December 8, 2023

Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine practice that involves inserting thin needles into specific points on the body to stimulate energy flow, balance, and promote healing. While the use of acupuncture in treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an area of ongoing research and not…

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Acupuncture Can Help Pain

February 23, 2023

Acupuncture is a good treatment option if you struggle with any kind of chronic pain in your life. Chronic pain is a significant condition that affects millions of Americans. Acupuncture is a therapeutic technique that involves the insertion of very thin needles into specific points…

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Osteopathic Manipulation: What Ailments can it Treat?

February 9, 2023

Osteopathic manipulation also called OMT is a hands-on approach used by osteopathic physicians (DOs) to diagnose, treat, and prevent medical conditions. Dr. April Harris is certified in this treatment method to help you in the best way possible! Osteopathic manipulation may also be used to…

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What Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Can Do for You!

January 26, 2023

Constitutional facial acupuncture holds as its principal tenet that the face is an extension of the Individual Spirit, or Shen. There are many benefits to this service, and they can be achieved with the help of Dr. April Harris. Needling to the face enhances blood…

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Is Osteopathic Manipulation the Same as Chiropractic Care?

December 22, 2022

Osteopathic manipulation is a hands on treatment method used to treat a wide variety of ailments. A chiropractor by definition is ‘a practitioner of the system of integrative medicine based on the diagnosis and manipulative treatment of misalignments of the joints.’ Most doctors trained in OMT…

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Medical Acupuncture is Real: Benefits Behind It

October 21, 2022

Yes, medical acupuncture is real and has several benefits that could help you! Medical Acupuncture is provided by a licensed physician and integrates Traditional Chinese principles and practices into Traditional Western Medicine practice.  This holistic approach encourages optimal physical, mental, and spiritual health and wellness. …

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Constitutional Facial Acupuncture and Its Benefits

October 13, 2022

Constitutional facial acupuncture holds as its principal tenet that the face is an extension of the Individual Spirit, or Shen. The body’s Vital Energy, or Qi, flows through the principle meridians of the body from the soles of the feet to the crown of the…

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Constitutional Facial Acupuncture: What to Expect

August 18, 2022

Constitutional facial acupuncture can be a great alternative to Botox or other cosmetic procedures to your face. This type of acupuncture is also known as “constitutional facial rejuvenation,” and it is a method of moderating the effects of aging through Chinese medicine. These techniques include…

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