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TMJ, Ear pain and Tinnitus
Dr. Zen Tuan discusses the case of a 21 year old woman with acute TMJ, ear and neck pain, which developed into tinnitus. Hear about Zen's results using balanced method acupuncture.
Self Care Involves Acupuncture
I know you’ve heard a lot about self care, but what does it REALLY mean? Self care is simply the practice of taking time for yourself, rather than using up all your time to please other people. The first thing you think of when you think of “self care” might not be acupuncture, but hear me out...
Chest Pain, Heartburn, Palpitations, Dysphagia & Shoulder Pain
80 year old male diagnosed with lung cancer in right lung. Removal of portion of upper right lung lobe in 2016 however tumor resurfaced Jan. 2018. He underwent radiation therapy March 2019. Since radiation, he feels fatigued and difficulty swallowing (dysphagia) that is continuing to worsen. He has difficulty eating and needs water to swallow. Patient's initial concern was left shoulder pain that has been worsening. He sleeps on his left side because right side lung and back area is painful. Pain along the LI channel that radiates to the elbow.
Depression, Anxiety & Constriction in Throat Sensation
62 year old female had been coming in for facial acupuncture and various aches and pains, as well as managing blood pressure, which is now stable. On 5/20/19, she stated a feeling of constriction in her throat. She has trouble swallowing occasionally and feels anxious when this occurs. Sometimes this feeling wakes her up at night. The constriction gets worse when she is feeling depressed or stressed.
Acupuncture for Fertility – Case Study
Licensed Acupuncturist Zen Tuan discusses the treatment of a couple who came to her for treatment of infertility.
3 Tips to stay Healthy and Fit the Chinese Medicine Way
Everyone is always trying to achieve their best summer body but ideal health can be difficult and stressful when we put our body through rigorous exercise and strict dieting. Chinese Medicine takes a more balanced approach to staying fit. Find out our top holistic tips on staying healthy and fit!