Acupuncture Will Put You Back on Your Feet

acupuncture for foot pain

A night out in heels. A long walk with the dog. A busy day at work. A day of museum-hopping. We have all had days where we come home and our feet are killing us. For some people, this kind of pain is all too common, and it can limit their ability to participate in … Read more

Can Acupuncture help with sciatic nerve pain?

Acupuncture for sciatic nerve pain

Acupuncture, a 3000 year old healing technique that originates from Chinese medicine, improves the function of the body through the promotion of the self-healing process. This is done by stimulating certain anatomical points called “acupuncture points” or “acupoints”, through inserting fine, sterile needles into the skin. Acupuncture, according to a number of case studies, is … Read more

Treating Menstrual Pain with Acupressure Points

Acupressure Points for Menstrual Pain

Acupressure for Women: Acupressure for menstrual cramps These days, more and more people are turning away from traditional medical treatments for their conditions and turning to more natural ways such as acupressure. PMS and menstrual cramping are no different. While it is true that there are many great medical treatments, it’s best to do things … Read more

The Importance of Leg Pressure Points

Leg Pressure Points

We have what is known as pressure points scattered throughout the body. These pressure points reduce pain when pressure or manipulation is applied correctly. In addition to alleviating pain, manipulation of these pressure points may also provide other significant benefits to the health. Pressure points can be found in the head, neck, back, arms, legs … Read more

Acupressure Has Ancient Roots and Current Applications in the World of Neck Pain Sufferers

acupressure points for neck pain

Neck Pain is a challenging condition to treat, due to the multitude of possible causes. Trauma, muscle strain and poor posture are just as likely to cause neck pain as tumors, degenerative diseases and abnormalities that exist in the bones and/or joints. Therefore, treatment that works quickly and effectively on neck pain to bring relief … Read more

Treating Foot Pain with Acupressure

How to Use Acupressure Points for Foot Pain

Chances are, you have heard of acupressure therapy. However, you may wonder what exactly acupressure is. Well, acupressure is acupuncture without the needles. Acupressure involves applying pressure- typically with fingers, but also uses hands, elbows, knees, feet, and blunt objects- to specific points on the body in order to promote healing. Traditional Chinese medicine says … Read more