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If you’re struggling with chronic moderate to severe pain, or a variety of other medical conditions, it’s possible that you’ve never even considered acupuncture treatment. Many of us convince ourselves that our only choices are living with our ailments every day or subjecting ourselves to an overtly invasive medical intervention that will have us out […]

The addiction withdrawal process takes an enormous physical toll on the brain and body. Patients are left having to seek alternate means of treating this pain without the continued use of drugs and alcohol. One of the most commonly utilized holistic therapies in professional inpatient and outpatient addiction care is acupuncture. This process, along other […]

As acupuncture continues to evolve in the United States, it has been found to effective in an increasing amount of conditions. Once generally thought to be effective in the treatment of pain, recipients have found relief from an extraordinary amount of ailments. The primary conditions in which acupuncture has been found to be effective include: […]

Although its practice and healing value continue to be debated in many clinical circles, acupuncture has been around for thousands of years. One of the oldest forms of Chinese medicine, researchers have discovered instruments that they believe to have been used for acupuncture that date back to as far as 6000 BCE. The first documented […]

Those living with everyday pain-related conditions like osteoarthritis and knee injury often feel that they have two options: live with the pain and the corresponding decline in their quality of life or undergo invasive surgery that will cost thousands of dollars and weeks of recovery time. Alternative therapies like acupuncture can offer a third option […]

Very often, acupuncture patients only seek treatment when and if they experience an acute medical condition like chronic pain, arthritis or sciatica. The reality is, however, that this therapy yields a variety of long-term benefits that can improve overall health and lifestyle. Many think that acupuncture is just for use in targeted treatment of pain […]

The clinical and lifestyle benefits of acupuncture have been widely documented. This tried and true therapy can be an effective means of relief for a variety of conditions, including chronic pain, nausea, headache, sleep disorder and much more. It’s important, however, that patients seek acupuncture from an experienced and qualified professional to get the most […]

Those who have lived in New York City for any significant period of time know what it takes to survive and thrive in this city. Let’s face it: it can be a grind. We walk everywhere, we’re constantly carrying heavy loads by ourselves to and from our walk-up apartments, and many of us spend our […]

Individuals who are considering acupuncture often have concerns regarding its application and clinical efficacy. They often hear mixed testimony regarding its true therapeutic value and are left with more questions with each one they ask. It’s perfectly natural for patients to have reservations about any type of medical or therapeutic procedure. They want to know […]

It’s one of the most common questions we receive at our NYC acupuncture treatment center: “Will there be any side effects to this, and if so, what will they be?” Patients want to be sure that their treatment will not be worse than the conditions for which they seek it. Like many other types of […]