Category Archives for "Pain Relief"

Why Acupuncture is Becoming More Popular for Postpartum Depression

Why Acupuncture is Becoming More Popular for Postpartum Depression

Although 1 in 7, or 11-20%, of new mothers suffer from postpartum depression, it still remains a sensitive and rather stigmatized condition. This means that there is an estimated 900,000 to 1 million women suffering each year- yet only 850,000 get the help that they need. There are a number of reasons this may be- […]

How Acupuncture Factors into Foot Pain

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Acupuncture has a long history of treating chronic pain, both locally and systemically, especially when conventional medicine has proven ineffective. Like their Western counterparts, practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine must gather specific data before making a diagnosis. There are a variety of ways to treat foot pain depending on what part of the foot is […]