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Can CBD oil be Used for Pain Relief?

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Before we get to how you can use CBD oil for pain relief, let us first talk about the plant it is made from. CBD oil is made from CBD compound that is extracted from the natural hemp plant. CBD levels present in hemp plants depend on how you grow them. Industrial hemp is found to have the highest CBD content than any other. Different methods are used to extract the compound from the hemp plant. A carrier oil is added to this compound to make CBD hemp oil.

Before you use […]

By | 2018-10-22T07:44:38+00:00 October 11th, 2018|Categories: General Advice|Tags: , |0 Comments

Pulsed Electromagnetic Therapy & Its Benefits

Pulsed electromagnetic field therapy (PEMFT) is also referred to as low field magnetic stimulation (LFMS) and tumor treating fields (TTF). It makes use of electromagnetic fields so as to heal non-union fractures, glioblastomas (brain tumors), and depression. Approved by the FDA in the year 1979, PEMFT is a non-invasive, painless treatment for different kinds of injuries, bone-related conditions, and pains.

A few reasons that make pulsed electromagnetic field therapy popular include:

  • Relaxation of muscles
  • Reduction of pain, inflammation, effects of stress on the body, and platelet adhesion.
  • Enhancement in energy, circulation, […]
By | 2018-10-22T07:12:20+00:00 October 5th, 2018|Categories: Electroacupuncture|Tags: , |0 Comments

Change Your Perception about Acupuncture Therapy – It Works Wonders Even When Everything Else Fails

More often than not, people are unaware of the efficacy of the acupuncture treatment. However, this feeling doesn’t have well-founded reasons. It’s just that we are accustomed to the modern medicine and rely too heavily on it.
We need to change our minds and try the alternative treatment approaches for our ailments. Modern medicine, although effective in most of the cases, is expensive. It may drain your resources, and on occasions, even without healing you properly.

If you want to change your perception about alternative healing techniques like acupuncture, you must believe that they are […]

By | 2018-07-03T10:18:53+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Acupuncture|Tags: , |1 Comment

Herbal Medicine For Weight Loss – The Solution that is Second to None

They say that a goal without a plan is just a wish. Isn’t it true? No matter how badly we want something, it remains a desire, until we start making efforts in the right direction to attain it. That said if you have been trying to lose weight, but failing to experience the desired results, learn that you need to be specific in your approach. Stop trying everything that you find on the internet and go for an assured way of losing weight. Be it following a particular diet or skipping meals, put […]

By | 2018-06-28T10:20:00+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Categories: Acupuncture|Tags: , |0 Comments

CBD Hemp Oil- The Solution To Many Health Issues

Many people think that CBD oil is the same as smokeable or digestable marijuana. However, that’s definitely not the case! CBD hemp oil is a natural, non-psychoactive concentrate that is extracted from hemp plant, high in CBD (cannabidiol) and low in THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). Since CBD hemp oil has a negligible amount of the psychotropic compound THC, use of this oil does not result in mind-altering effects. Rather, using CBD hemp oil benefits one in myriad ways.

People suffering from chronic pain and inflammation, you can gain relief by making use of CBD hemp […]

By | 2018-05-08T06:42:12+00:00 May 8th, 2018|Categories: Wellness|Tags: , |1 Comment

Acupuncture is Not Magic – It’s Just a Technique That Activates Our Body’s Self-healing Capabilities

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Acupuncture isn’t an exotic curiosity anymore for people living with pain and other health problems. It’s a widely accepted alternative treatment and is a technique that many primary healthcare providers often complement their treatment with or directly recommend their patients to for better results. According to a recent survey, nearly 3.5 million people agreed to have turned to acupuncture for their condition in the previous year.

Whether you are looking for a remedy for a digestive problem or a chronic pain condition, acupuncture is the […]

By | 2018-05-03T05:24:40+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Categories: Acupuncture, Acupuncture For Pain|Tags: |1 Comment

Loose Weight Fast and Naturally with the Chinese Herbal Medicine

Among the plethora of significant problems, the issue of weight loss is so crucial that it manages to rank among the top ten. “How do I lose weight?” has become a universal query that is being discussed and debated upon from a morning jog to a board meeting. The internet, television, and print media are filled with a myriad of advertisements that claim to reduce your weight in a month. But the real question is, “Do they work?” After trying out various products that claim to help you lose weight, we have hit […]

By | 2018-04-20T03:52:28+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Categories: Chinese Herbology|Tags: |1 Comment

Revitalize and Energize Thy-self; Cupping Therapy from Traditional China to Boost your Body and Spirit

Before we commence, let us first understand the basic difference between a conventional and traditional source of medication or therapy. A conventional source is the most opinionated and popular source available for diagnosis in the modern world. Whereas, a traditional therapy or medication revolves around pre-modern ideas given by the then expert of medicine, Ayurveda, and other such practices mentioned in traditional Chinese texts.

Talking about Chinese therapies – one such popular invention is the Chinese Cupping Therapy, an antiquated type of alternative medicine wherein a physician will put a few cups on […]

By | 2018-04-13T05:27:01+00:00 April 13th, 2018|Categories: Chinese Cupping Therapy|Tags: , |0 Comments

Can Acupuncture Help Relieve Fear and Anxiety?

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Many times, we’ve had patients come into our acupuncture office for physical issues such as a bum knee or tennis elbow. These issues can be identified, treated, and taken care of quite efficiently. However, when it comes to fear and anxiety issues, issues that aren’t necessarily visible to the naked eye or identified internally easy, it can be more difficult to determine whether acupuncture can help relieve fear and anxiety. If you want a more in-depth analysis to determine if acupuncture can help you, contact your local […]

By | 2018-02-13T00:03:42+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Categories: Acupuncture, Wellness|0 Comments

Acupuncture For Male Menopause

Low sex drive, is something that will influence many men at some part of their lives but Acupuncture Miami has treatments that will keep the imbalance regulated.

Regardless of whether it is because of a stressful way of life, relationship challenges, and a healing condition or just age catching up to you, finding that you have a diminished sex drive could have severe repercussions on your psyche.

A slow decrease in testosterone can be seen from the age of 30 and will cause emotional meltdown if not treated.  

A person more often than not buys things like a fast […]

By | 2018-02-12T21:31:38+00:00 February 12th, 2018|Categories: Acupuncture, Wellness|1 Comment