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The National Institutes of Health estimates that approximately 25.3 million adults suffer from chronic pain (defined as experiencing pain every day for the preceding three months). They also estimate that nearly 40 million adults experience what is considered severe levels of pain.
Chronic pain can be debilitating for those suffering from it and directly impacts quality of life. People often treat chronic pain with anti-inflammatory medications (both prescription and over-the-counter), physical therapy, or with ice and heat, but those options don’t always provide long lasting relief. According to Harvard Medical School, “acupuncture is an option with a good track record that’s worth considering.” continue reading
As we get older, those aches and pains become a little more pronounced and life begins to create some new challenges. For many seniors, schedules become impacted with doctor’s appointments and trips to the pharmacy. If you haven’t tried acupuncture, here are three reasons you should give it a try as it can greatly help some of the greatest health challenges facing seniors today. continue reading
Infertility struggles have become more and more common in recent years. There are many physical and environmental contributors to infertility and couples dealing with this issue are desperate for solutions. As it makes its way into the mainstream health world, acupuncture has become more of a go-to treatment method for both males and females; and there is plenty of valid research to back up these claims. A quick search of PubMed will give you hundreds of studies illustrating the positive effects of acupuncture on various issues related to infertility. continue reading
Is Acupuncture Safe Post-Covid? 4 Things Your Acupuncturist Wants You to Know Before You Book Your Appointment
To say that 2020 was a stressful year is putting it mildly. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, many people put checkups and other medical procedures on hold, including acupuncture treatments. If you are more than ready to get back to your treatments, here are four things your acupuncturist wants you to know about their safety procedures in this new normal. And if this does not answer all your questions, please feel free to ask. Your acupuncturist wants you to feel safe and secure as you return for your first appointment. continue reading
I’ve been invited to speak at the Dejia Harmony Wellness Symposium on June 12, 2021 at the Lansdowne Resort in Leesburg.
Dejia Harmony Wellness Symposium
JUNE 12, 2021
We are proud to introduce our first annual Dejia Harmony Wellness Symposium. This journey will showcase a thoughtfully curated collection of experiences centered on self-care —shared within a supportive community nestled into the placid Potomac River Valley.
All program activities are designed based on the latest research developments in the field of Traditional, Alternative and Complementary Medicine.
Participants will enjoy keynote speeches, engaging workshops, networking and panel discussions with the goal of enhancing physical, emotional and mental well-being. Program leaders include, professor Yuntao Wu, Dr. Lewis Hofmann, Dr. Richard C Niemtzow, Dr. Ed Group, Beth Shaw, , Dr. Aihan Kuhn, Dr. Hon Lee, Dr. Marcelle Hanish, FNP-BC, LAc, Mary Frances Hartley, MS, RD , Nicholas Zaldastani and Dr. Patrick Porter
Please click this link for details: https://dejiaharmony.com/harmony-wellness-symposium/