by Sherry Baker
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common condition that affects up to 10 percent of women during their child-bearing years -- and it's a disorder that causes a host of heartbreaking problems. PCOS is the result of eggs that don't mature and are not released from the ovaries. Instead, small ovarian cysts form, wrecking the balance of a woman's sex hormones...
Editor's Note: Over the past several years, there have been numerous favorable research studies showing the effectiveness of acupuncture for infertility. This article focuses on using acupuncture and exercise to regulate hormone imbalances due to poly cystic ovarian syndrome.
by Jennifer Dubowsky, LAc
These days, it feels like everybody is suffering from stress and anxiety. With the global economic concerns, we don't know when things will get better and the uncertainty of the future increases anxiety...
by Mika Ono, Yuan Wang & Warren Sheir
After hearing a talk by a nutritionist from Henry’s Market who lauded beans’ many virtues — including high soluble fiber, protein, and antioxidants, not to mention ease on the pocketbook — I was happy to try out a new chili recipe...
Editor’s Note: Food Therapy is one of my favorite topics. Ancient Wisdom, Modern Cooking is a wonderful new cookbook and educational tool to learn about how to use food to bring more health and vitality into your life...
Although assisted reproduction techniques like IVF and ICSI have been in use since the 1970s, they are still something of an inexact science. Success rates for each therapy range from as low as 1% to as high as 50%, and a successful pregnancy depends on a variety of factors, including the age of the woman, the cause of infertility, and the skill of the technician performing the procedure. Acupuncture is a useful tool for patients looking to increase their chances of becoming pregnant following assisted reproduction therapy...
by Dr. Brian Casteels
Have you ever had a sore back, or a soft tissue injury? Whether it be acute or chronic, it can negatively affect your life and you may still be suffering. A focused approach, based on a proper assessment will have the best results and can help to rebalance your system. A combination of herbal medicine and acupuncture can be very effective tools in relieving your pain...
Editor´s Note: This article explains how and why acupuncture and herbal medicine are used to treat pain. Whether it is decreasing muscle soreness and inflammation, improving healing time, or helping regenerate damaged tissue, acupuncture and herbs are safe and effective modality for any pain condition.
by Tina Marcantel, NMD
The American Pain Foundation (APF) has called pain a national healthcare crisis. More than 50 million Americans are suffering from chronic pain and another 25 million are dealing with acute pain...
Editor's Note: Recently, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) released a report entitled, "Relieving Pain in America: A Blueprint for Transforming Prevention, Care, Education, and Research," which calls for societal reform in how chronic pain is managed, as this is a national crisis. Dr. Tina Marcantel offers her expertise in this article on some natural solutions to pain management.
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