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2 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Amazing acupuncture

You may not like the idea of being needled, but acupuncture has been a go-to therapy for 5,000 years. And this Chinese healing art, which uses hair-thin needles to stimulate points in the body that affect chi or qi, the life energy, has been in the news lately - not just because celebs like pop star Alicia Keys and bike racer Vincenzo Nibali use it to stay energized, but because modern medicine is discovering more and more about the powers of acupuncture to heal the mind and body.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Arthritis

3 hrs ago | Daily Echo

The Haven breast cancer support centre one step closer to changing lives

That is the message from a Hampshire charity which is now one step closer to opening a centre to support thousands of people battling the disease. Cancer support centre The Haven in Wessex has reached a major fundraising milestone after raising more than half its target and will open the doors of number 35 The Square, its Grade Two listed building in Titchfield to the public on Saturday ahead of renovation work.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom

4 hrs ago | Kevin, M.D.

Alternative medicine: There should only be one standard

"Doctor, what do you think of alternative medicine?" a patient with chronic fatigue syndrome asked me the other day. She was interested in doing something more for her severe fatigue.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Homeopathy

9 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

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Center's second weight loss group will follow upon highly successful predecessor, deliver 10 weeks of weight-loss strategy and coaching for only $75, Elements Health Care Center reports Elements Health Care Center , a provider of natural and alternative health and wellness services, announced that the company is accepting enrollees for an upcoming, comprehensive, group weight-loss class. Created by a number of the Center's dietary, fitness, and wellness specialists, the 10 week program is an outstanding value at only $75.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Massage Therapy, Reflexology, Nutrition, Somerset, PA

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Brooklynian

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DNAInfo wrote: They are in lease negotiations for a space on Franklin Avenue - on the border of their neighborhood and Crown Heights - to open Mountain, an acupuncture clinic, Chinese herbal pharmacy, and venue for art and performance. It will also house Apothecary Kitchen, offering meals like mugwort dumplings with lamb and pine nuts, house made Kombucha teas and organic baby food.

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Related Topix: Crown Heights, NY, Medicine, Health

Daily Mail

Gwen Stefani totes darling baby Apollo to her acupuncture in LA

So it was no surprise to see her toting her youngest son, six-month-old Apollo, on her hip as she entered an acupuncture clinic in the Koreatown neighborhood of Los Angeles on Monday. The wide-eyed baby, one of the No Doubt singer's three boys, sat peacefully in her arms as she made her way in to the Jesun clinic.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pop/Rock, No Doubt

KXAN-TV Austin

Using Acupuncture to Treat Infertility with AOMA

Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture can be used to treat a variety of conditions, including infertility. Dr. Violet Song of AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine spoke with us about acupuncture, herbs and nutrition.

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Related Topix: Health, Infertility, Herbalism

Switched

Study Reveals The #1 Key To A Happy Retirement

An elderly couple sit outside and enjoy a drink at a local bar in this arranged photograph taken in the Riverside area of Norwich, Norfolk, in May, 2000. Have you ever heard someone joke that if they knew they'd have lived so long, they would have taken better care of themselves? As it turns out, this is no joke.

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Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Women's Health, Medicine, Health, Chiropractic

The Westport Daily Voice

Clyne Chiropractic Moving To New Location In Westport

Dr. Lisa Clyne and Clyne Chiropractic & Wellness have a new location at Westport Urgent Care at 1045 Post Road in Westport. Clyne, who lives in Stamford, has been offering chiropractic and acupuncture services to the Fairfield, Weston and Westport community for over 10 years.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Chiropractic, Westport, CT, Weston, CT

Sun Sep 14, 2014

BioMed Central

Acupuncture on GB34 activates the precentral gyrus and prefrontal cortex in Parkinson's disease

In this functional magnetic resonance imaging study, brain activation in response to acupuncture in a group of 12 patients with PD was compared with a group of 12 healthy participants. Acupuncture was conducted on a specific acupoint, the right GB 34 , which is a frequently used acupoint for motor function treatment in the oriental medical field.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Parkinson's Disease

Examiner.com

How Is Your Thyroid by Dr. Randy Martin, OMD

When functioning properly, the thyroid gland secretes just the right amount of thyroid hormone to regulate almost all the metabolic processes in your body. Too much or too little of these vital body chemicals and it can drastically influence energy levels, body weight and your mental health.

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Related Topix: Thyroid (generic), Armour Thyroid, Medicine, Health, Hypothyroidism

The Aiken Standard

Acupuncture offers alternative to medicine for various ailments

Editor's note: This is part two in an occasional series about alternative medicine. If you or someone you know uses an alternative form of medicine, email Stephanie Turner at sturner@aikenstandard.com.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

NJ.com

People in Business Sept. 14, 2014

Gora has more than 20 years of experience in marketing and customer relations. She last served as director of marketing at Handicare USA where she helped implement an annual marketing plan in the newly established United States market.

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Related Topix: Marketing, Coopersburg, PA, Bucks County, PA, Family Practice, Medicine, Health

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Star News

Five questions to ask your new doctor

At some point, nearly everyone will need to choose a new physician, perhaps because of a change in insurance, a move to a new city, or simply a feeling that it is time to make a switch. Your relationship with your physician is perhaps one of the most important in your life, and you want a provider who is not only highly knowledgeable and experienced, but also understands your needs and communicates effectively.

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Related Topix: Health, Herbalism

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Pet Connection: End-of-life care for pets growing

We are so fortunate that our dogs and cats are living longer than ever before and have access to the highest levels of veterinary care. At some point, though, just as with people, nothing more can be done.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Holistic and Psychic Fair Oct. 11 at the Flemington Elks

What do the tarot cards hold for you? Do you desire to communicate with a loved one who is on 'the other side'? Are the planets aligned in your favor? Come to the 11th Annual Holistic and Psychic Fair on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Flemington Elks Lodge in Flemington. This fundraising event benefits NORWESCAP Career & Life Transitions Center for Women, which assists women from Hunterdon, Warren, Somerset and Mercer counties return to the workforce after the death or disability of a spouse or following a divorce or separation.

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Related Topix: Flemington, NJ, Medicine, Health, Reflexology

Racked

Hot Spots: Where Gwen Stefani Goes Under the Needle in Westlake

If you've ever wondered Gwen Stefani 's secret to looking forever 30, being a stylish supermom or handling her multi-hyphenate fashion success, perhaps consider going under a needle of a different kind. The OC-bred singer-turned- designer is a regular at Westlake studio Jesun Acupuncture , where she reportedly visits daily for everything from migraine cures to fertility treatments .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Fashion, Spring

NBC Bay Area

Pleasanton Cancer Survivor Helps Ease The Physical, Financial Pains Of Patients

Sandra Wing believes the financial burden that comes with a cancer diagnosis is something people don't talk about. She is choosing to do something about it.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health, Ovarian Cancer, Non-Profit

American Reporter

Brasch WordsREPUBLICANS have Nothing to Party About

My next place of work will be Japan. The past few days I have been preparing for the two-month trip.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Chiropractic, Back Pain, us Travel, Travel

Beaverton Valley Times

Legacy Health opens Raleigh Hills clinic

Raleigh Hills, located at 8329 S.W. Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway, will open Sept. 16 at 8 a.m. The clinic will offer primary care for all ages, traditional family and internal medicine and integrative medicine, acupuncture, online scheduling and evening hours for added convenience.

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Related Topix: Raleigh Hills, OR, Medicine, Health, Nutrition, Herbalism

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