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Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture for Sciatica Pain Relief

 Sciatica is a painful problem that will affect many people at some point in their lives. Although it usually lasts for just a few weeks, sciatica can be extremely debilitating and interfere with your ability to work and carry out everyday...

Is Acupuncture a Good Pinched Nerve Treatment?

Pinched nerves are a common problem which can be a result of injury, bad posture, or degenerative diseases such as ankylosing spondylitis. All of these conditions can cause extra pressure on nerves which leads to symptoms such as tingling,...

How To Understand and Treat Arthritis Symptoms With Acupuncture

The word arthritis simply means inflammation of the joints. It can be a symptom of many different disorders including gout, lupus and fibromyalgia. However, there are two main types of arthritis; rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.

How to Get Rid of a Headache with Acupressure Massage

What is Acupressure?

Acupressure is a form of massage which is based on the same theories as acupuncture and Chinese medicine. It uses a variety of different movements to improve the circulation of qi and blood, relax the muscles and relieve...

Tui Na: Acupressure Massage for Neck and Shoulder Pain

 What is Tui Na Massage?

Tui na massage (sometimes called acupressure massage) is a branch of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). The name literally means “push and grasp” and tui na is a form of massage which uses many different techniques to...

Tui Na Medical Massage for Lower Back Pain

Tui na  is a form of Chinese medical massage. It differs from most other massage styles due to the type of movements that it involves which include rubbing, rolling, pinching and finger pressure. Tui na is also unique within the massage world in...

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