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What is Ear Acupuncture?

Thursday, November 15th, 2018

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Ear acupuncture is often incorporated into acupuncture treatments due to its efficacy with communicating with the nervous system. It is done by inserting needles into specific points on the ear to encourage healing in other areas of the body. ThRead More....

Healing Modalities: Benefits of Electro-Stimulation!

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
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There are some patients who experience severe chronic pain who enjoy adding different modalities of treatment to their acupuncture session. <Read More....

What is Cupping?

Monday, June 27th, 2016
Zen Tuan Acupuncturist and Herbalist serving Pasadena, South Pasadena, San Marino, Arcadia, Altadena, and San Gabriel Valley

Cupping has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine to  promote circulation, relieve pain, pull out "heat" from the body as well as rRead More....

Acupuncture for Neck Pain: Does It Work?

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
[caption id="attachment_664" align="alignright" width="300"]neck-pain-600x340 (1) Image credit: http://www.transforminghealth.org/[/caption] Chronic neck pain is one of the most common pain issues faced by students and office workers. Often times, spending hours at a desk each day, combined with poor postural habits, is the root cauRead More....

What the Heck is “Cupping”, Anyway?

Monday, May 5th, 2014
5DM34640“Cupping” may sound strange, but practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine have healed people with this method since 300AD (4). According to Dr. Kaleem Ullah, secretary of the British Cupping Society, “Cupping Therapy is an ancient medical treatment that relies upon creating a local suction to mobilize blood flow in oRead More....