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Dec
28

Conquering Pain With Traditional Chinese Medicine

Even though we have all felt pain at some point in our lives, describing it accurately to a medical practitioner can be complicated. Pain is the main reason people visit their local doctor as it is one of the most common symptoms we experience. Pain is the way our body tells us something is wrong. […]

By 3B Scientific | Acupuncture . Phytotherapy
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Dec
18

Balancing Your Health With Traditional Chinese Medicine

In Traditional Chinese Medicine the abdominal area, especially the stomach and the spleen, are seen as the ‘kitchen’ of the body, where food is broken down into nutrients for the rest of the body to use. Maintaining these two organs in balance is extremely important as an imbalance can affect all other parts of the […]

By 3B Scientific | Acupuncture . Health
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Feb
13

Modern Training for Ancient Practice of Acupuncture

The ancient health technique of Acupuncture, thought to have originated in China as far back as 6000 BC, has now become a popular alternative therapy in the U.S.  Acupuncture has had an interesting history, being used widely in Japan, Korea, Vietnam and Mongolia before spreading to other parts of the globe. It’s taken its fair share […]

By Joanna | Acupuncture
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Group Acupuncture Offers Alternative to Knee Surgery

Severe knee pain caused by advancing osteoarthritis affects 1 in 5 Britons over the age of 50.  In Germany, during 2010, approximately 200,000 people were treated for osteoarthritis of the knee with a range of treatments that included strength training and sports physiotherapy in order to manage this extremely painful condition. Many of these patients […]

By Joanna | Acupuncture
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Strange Tattoos Could Indicate Ancient Acupuncture

Just how old is the ancient Chinese therapy of acupuncture?  The remains of Mummies, found in Peru and in the mountains between Austria and Italy, give a clue as to how long this traditional medicine has been used. In Chiribaya Alta in southern Peru, a 1,000-year-old female Mummy has been discovered and she bears some […]

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Acupuncture Could Be A Girl’s Best Friend

Acupuncture popularity has spread from its origins in China centuries ago to almost every western city, with most of us having easy access to a qualified practitioner.  According to Chinese philosophy, our health is based on a complex structure of energy pathways, known as qi, through our bodies.  By inserting the specialized acupuncture needle, an […]

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