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Acupuncture can put you in a better mood

How can alternative medicines, like acupuncture, effect my mood? When we talk about alternative medicine, we are talking about a very broad range of disciplines including, but not limited to, homeopathy, chiropractic, acupuncture, herbs, and ayurvedic medicine. Each of these medicines has within its constructs the ability to diagnose and treat disharmonies. To address your […]

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Acupuncture for Depression

Acupuncture effectively treats mild to moderate depression and may be used in conjunction to western medications. By correcting imbalances in the Liver and Kidney energies, people can begin to feel well within the first few weeks of treatment. The Role of the Liver in Depression The liver in Chinese medicine is different than the traditional […]

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Spring: The Season of the Liver

As many of my long-time readers know by now, the Spring is the season associated with the Liver. According to 5-Element Theory, each organ is associated with a season, a color, and an emotion, and a body part. Here’s the quick and dirty on the liver: Season: Spring Color: Green Emotion: Anger/Frustration Body Part: Eyes […]

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