Reduce Pain and Healthcare Costs with Acupuncture!

Chronic Pain Healthcare Cost Reduction Through Acupuncture As healthcare costs rise each year, patient, and more importantly employee, health is declining. Of the chronic conditions recognized by the health industry, chronic pain accounts for 20% of them.  Acupuncture has been used for the treatment of painful conditions for thousands of years. Osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia, joint pain, […]

Did you know your body contains roughly equal amounts of body cells and microbes? Your diet influences that crucial balance.

Creating Optimal Health- You Can Do It! The health of trillions of microorganisms living in our gut is more deeply connected to our health than most of us have imagined. Now, a new study shows that long-term dietary practices impact the richness and diversity of this community of microbes (termed microbiota), and it’s a good […]

If You Suffer from Chronic Pain and/or Depression, Read This!

Acupuncture boosts effectiveness of standard medical care for chronic pain and depression Posted on 30 January 2017 Health specialists at the University of York have found than acupuncture treatment can boost the effectiveness of standard medical care, lessening the severity of chronic pain and depression. Continue reading here: University of York

Do You Suffer From Low Back Pain? Natural relief is here!

A recent landmark report commissioned by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), a division within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), found acupuncture to be at or near the top of every category measuring the effectiveness of a wide range of treatments for low back pain. Especially encouraging was the […]


A Washington Post article makes clear the damage done by our sedentary lifestyles. The good news is that it also gives some solutions! In the words of James Brown: ‘Get up offa that thing and shake it, you’ll feel better!’ Read more: On Sitting

Georgetown University Research Discovers HOW Acupuncture Relieves Pain and Stress

Georgetown University researcher Ladan Eshkevari, PhD, CRNA, L.Ac., associate professor in the department of nursing and the department of pharmacology and physiology at Georgetown University Medical Center found the biological pathways involved in one of the many ways acupuncture improves health and well being.   Eshkevari and her team found that applying electroacupuncture to a […]

Sports Acupuncture Scores Major Points Among Fitness Enthusiasts Acupuncture has suddenly caught the attention of fitness freaks and sportspersons, who have greatly benefited from this therapy. Dr. Raman Kapur, a renowned medical acupuncture specialist, practicing in New Delhi since the last 32 years shares his experiences of treating some well known sportsmen with acupuncture: Acupuncture is one of the quickest ways to […]

Modern Science Reveals the Acupuncture Point

  Acupuncture Point Microstructure Discovery on 18 May 2015.   TumblrStumbleUpon Reddit Acupuncture point LU11 (Shaoshang) has a confirmed anatomical composition. Researchers using fluorescence microscopy determined that the epidermal and underlying dermis layers of acupoint LU11 contain high densities of connexins, important intercellular communication structures. The researchers note that their findings support the principle that acupuncture points […]

How YOUR HEALTH Depends on Wildlife

takepart.com Why We Have to Save Wildlife to Save Ourselves Richard Conniff July 24, 2014 A cone snail. (Photo: Auscape/UIG/Getty Images)     Richard Conniff is the author of The Species Seekers: Heroes, Fools, and the Mad Pursuit of Life on Earth and other books. full bio follow me Midway through the new special issue of Science […]


Fiscally Healthy: Eating Your Vegetables Saves You Money U.S. News and World Report  May 31st 2014 6:00AM Bellena/Shutterstock By Lacie Glover When it comes to health and finances, not everybody gets the connections with vegetables: Eating plenty of vegetables is good for your body, and in a way, your body runs like a bank […]