Holistic Health Clinic – Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine

Important marker for heart disease that typical Family Doctors do not bother to check!

It is very common that most family doctors rely heavily on your LDL and HDL and total cholesterol and a typical calculator routine to add it to your age and blood pressure to assess your probability of heart disease. According to a recent study published by American Heart Journal more

Tinnitus therapy: Are you suffering from ringing in the ear?

Tinnitus therapy: Are you suffering from ringing in the ear? I have been treating patients for tinnitus therapy by using acupuncture and herbs for quite sometime.  However, there are so many different varieties and root causes for this condition.  Tinnitus is a constant ‘ringing’ or b

Headaches and Acupuncture Treatments

Persistent Headaches or Migraines? Headaches are often results of tension, stress, fatigue, toxicity, allergy, sinus problems and others. Frequent headaches (more than 1-2 per month) function as a warning that a problem is occurring in the body, and should be addressed immediately, to

Acupuncture for Pain

Acupuncture is one of the most effective, side effect free treatments for various types of pain. When compared to conventional pain treatments in clinical trials (usually involving pharmaceuticals), acupuncture almost always proves to be more effective. Pain is a signal to you that so

Anxiety and Acupuncture Treatment

What is Anxiety? Anxiety is a persistent feeling of dread, worry, apprehension, tension or uneasiness in the body and mind. Related disorders include generalized anxiety, panic disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, and traumatic stress disorder.  Symptoms may be long term and be wo

Acupuncture Benefits on Insomnia

Insomnia – The American Dilemma According to a recent CNN report, nearly half of all Americans have difficulty sleeping! Another 15% of the general population suffers with chronic insomnia. Lack of sleep has far worse health implications that fatigue or irritability the next day

Stress and Acupuncture Benefits

Impacts of Stress Stress is pervasive in our culture today, and many people accept this as a normal part of life, expected, and not abnormal. It may surprise you to learn that stress and/or poor diet accounts for over 80% of doctor visits and chronic or acute ailments. Some stress is

Seattle Depression and Chinese Acupuncture

Depression and the Impacts Depression Major depression affects 15 percent of Americans at one point during their lives, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Its effects can be so intense that things like eating, sleeping, or just getting out of bed become alm

Reasons To Give Acupuncture A Try

Acupuncture Benefits:  Top 10 Acupuncture is a natural therapy that is a form of Chinese medication. It involves inserting hair-thin needles into specific points on the body to stimulate the body’s healing abilities. Acupuncture can be used to heal and overcome a variety of physical a

Lateral Ankle Sprain

Lateral Ankle Sprain: The Western Medical and Eastern Approach Lateral ankle sprains are commonly seen in the sports medicine arena. Traditional treatment of this particular injury is initial symptom management from a Western perspective. I would like to review an integrated Western p