Acupuncture

Perimenopause Causes Pain: Acupuncture Can Help
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Perimenopause Causes Pain: Acupuncture Can Help

It’s not menopause that causes issues with women’s health and well-being.  Instead, perimenopause, the time leading up to the end of menstruation, can cause a whole host of problems—and it might last up to ten years. Fluctuations in your hormones, such as dropping estrogen levels, can result in symptoms such as night sweats, insomnia, hot…

Acupuncture: The Non-Drowsy Allergy Treatment
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Acupuncture: The Non-Drowsy Allergy Treatment

Acupuncture doesn’t work like you think. Meaning, it doesn’t instantly de-sensitize a person to allergens. Rather, it modifies the immune response over time. It took me five years of consistent treatment with acupuncture and herbs to get rid of my allergies, but I only had to treat them for a few months each year and…

Seniors & Low Back Pain
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Seniors & Low Back Pain

Written by Beth Morrison, L.Ac. Medicare Now Covers Acupuncture As of January 2020, chronic back pain is a condition that is now approved by Medicare for treatment with acupuncture.  Why is this significant? Because Congress only reviews coverage decisions like this every ten years. While we do not accept Medicare in our practice, this change…