Acupunture and Healing Arts News

Dry Needling in Memphis Part 1

The scoop on “Dry Needling”. Let me set the record straight…the core issue is a political one regarding laws and the scope of practice of physical therapists.  By calling the practice of putting an acupuncture needle into the body to bring about a therapeutic result something other than acupuncture, physical therapists can now go through

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What does acupuncture feel like? Does it hurt?

The level of discomfort from acupuncture is minimal.  It ranges from no pain at all to the type of pain you might feel from a mosquito.  Very occasionally it will feel worse than that.  Once the needles are in the patient feels a pleasant state of euphoria and often fall asleep. Here is a video

Acupuncture and Migraines

There is absolutely no need to suffer from migraines.  Odds are if you are reading this post you know the signs and are looking for relief.  Acupuncture can help many people with this type of headache as well as tension headaches and sinus pain. Please take a look at this article found at WebMD that

Acupuncture and Cancer Treatment

Acupuncture has been proven a useful adjunct therapy for patients going through chemo. Here is an ABC news article about this topic. Barrie Cassileth, Ph.D, Sloan Kettering Jan. 13, 2010 b>Question: Is it safe to have acupuncture if I’m undergoing cancer treatment? If so, how might it help? Answer:Acupuncture is a wonderful complementary therapy that