iStock-501616461.jpg

"THERE IS A VOICE THAT DOESN'T USE WORDS. LISTEN."

- RUMI

At the onset of adulthood, at some point we all come to realize that the anticipation of pain is the worst part. Some will hesitate in trying acupuncture out of fear that it will hurt. Rest assured, I’ve treated many patients having acupuncture for the first time who were relieved and surprised to report feelings of deep relaxation and significant pain reduction during and after the treatment.

Most of us spend an incredible amount of time, effort and money into avoiding pain. That could be why you’re seeking acupuncture, after all. However, we stand to gain real insight if we spend some time with the pain, in an effort to understand its presence. 

At the onset of adulthood, at some point we all come to realize that the anticipation of pain is the worst part. Some will hesitate in trying acupuncture out of fear that it will hurt. Rest assured, I’ve treated many patients having acupuncture for the first time who were relieved and surprised to report feelings of deep relaxation and significant pain reduction during and after the treatment.

The most common side effects of Acupuncture include feeling rested, improved sleep, mental clarity and concentration, and stress/pain reduction. Adverse side effects are more than unusual. 

From minor aches and pains to chronic life-debilitating diseases, Acupuncture and additional forms of Chinese Medicine have been practiced as safe and effective methods of healthcare for nearly 4,000 years.In the late 1970’s, World Health Organization recognized the treatment benefits of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine for dozens of health conditions.

tumblr_mqvsd7ij1c1rkz363o1_1280.jpg