Cupping is not a city in China

Cupping is an excellent remedy for tight muscles. Are stiff shoulders hampering your golf, tennis and whatever sport that requires smooth shoulder mobility? Cupping is an adjunctive therapy to acupuncture for tight muscles, tendinitis, myofascial pain just to name a few things. Michael Phelps and his Olympic swim team mates were cupping each other to Read more…

Acupuncture To Reduce Muscle Pain

Conventional medicines have several methods of muscle pain treatment. The two major ones are pain medications or use of physical therapy. Luckily, acupuncture relieves the pain effectively using acupuncture therapy. When you visit a Colorado Springs acupuncture clinic, the muscle pain is treated using a variety of ways, with the most common one being the Read more…

Acupuncture To Reduce Pain Intensity And Frequency

Acupuncture treatment methods help minimize the intensity and frequency of vomiting and nausea among patients undergoing chemotherapy. Delayed and therapeutic acupuncture strategies lead to reduction of frequency and pain intensity of headaches caused by tension and primary migraine. A Colorado Springs acupuncture clinic will help reduce the intensity and prevent any underlying cause, if recognized. Read more…

Got Migraines? Academy Acupuncture, the Leading Colorado Springs Acupuncture Clinic, Can Help.

While many of us have been struck with mild or even severe headache pain, a large percentage of people, more than 30 million, experience the debilitating symptoms of migraine headaches. However, 50 percent of migraine sufferers remain undiagnosed. Common symptoms that accompany migraine headaches include throbbing pain, increased sensitivity to light and noise, even nausea, Read more…

Acupuncture Is More Relevant Today Than Ever In Dealing With Pain

Chronic pain is an issue that more and more people are dealing with. Some of this has to do with cancer treatments and the diagnoses of various illnesses and some of it has to do with people pushing their bodies past normal limits. People are expected to carry more than ever before. Even a backpack Read more…

Chinese medicine cold and flu herbal formulas

Chinese medicinal herbs are great for treating colds and flu, but it is best if you can stop the symptoms from worsening in the early stage with herbal formulas. I carry a full line of remedies for colds and flu for any stage of the illness. A brief exam is all that is required, so Read more…

Herbs for seasonal allergies

People who suffer from seasonal allergies vary widely in the combination of signs and symptoms they experience. Herbal formulae can be personalized to an individuals their unique pattern. There are a number of standard Chinese remedies to address signs and symptoms Jade Windscreen Powder (yu ping feng san) is a standard Chinese formula that helps Read more…

Got a crick in your neck?

Spring  is the time for cricks in the neck. In Oriental medicine “wind” pools at the base of the skull and causes the neck muscles to go into spasm. If you have a neck muscle spasm you might recall that you were exposed to strong winds that were more than irritating. Combine the aggravation and Read more…