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Category: Pain Relief

Acupuncture Works For Stress Relief

These days, it feels like everybody is suffering from stress and anxiety. Stress is real. It harms the body and exacerbates previously existing conditions. Oprah’s favorite doctor, Dr. Oz, says that the, “major agers,” the activities that age us the quickest, include a diet high in fat and sugar, not getting enough exercise, lack of: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on September 23, 2018

Evidence Based Acupuncture With Mel Hopper Koppelman

This is not the first time Mel Hopper Koppelman has appeared on my blog to talk acupuncture and luckily it will not be her last. This is only part one of my thought provoking conversation with Mel, so be sure to check back for more! Mel has a few things to say that really surprised me: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on August 22, 2018

Introducing Celluma: LED Therapy That Treats Acne, Wrinkles and Pain

I’m very excited to offer treatments using Celluma, an FDA approved medical device that uses low-level light therapy for pain relief, acne and wrinkles. *A price list is included at the bottom of this post. Celluma Is Cleared By The FDA For The Treatments Of: Wrinkles Acne Diminished Local Blood Circulation Muscle and Joint Stiffness: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on January 17, 2018

Meet Morgan Leavitt, Clinical Massage Therapist

I am delighted to be sharing my new Chicago office with Morgan Leavitt an excellent, caring massage therapist with almost 10 years of experience in Clinical Massage Therapy. So that you can get to know her, I’ve interviewed Morgan for my blog. How long have you been practicing massage therapy? My journey as a Clinical Massage: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on December 13, 2017

Sweet 16 And A Beautiful New Office Space

As some of you already know, in May I opened a beautiful new office with my friend and colleague Morgan Leavitt, a licensed clinical massage therapist. We found a perfect space at 815 W. Superior street. It is a storefront that is not far from our former address and very close to Chicago avenue and: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on December 11, 2017

Research Shows Acupuncture Can Reduce Menstrual Pain

A July, 2017, study tested acupuncture as a treatment for women suffering from menstrual pain. Researchers found that over 50% of the women in the study reported a 50% reduction in pain symptoms, furthermore the success was maintained at the one year mark. This acupuncture study is the work of medical researchers from Western Sydney University, Australia and: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on October 8, 2017

Acupuncture Offers Long Term Pain Relief For Migraine Sufferers

A study recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) shows long term pain relief for migraine sufferers. This study had 249 participants who regularly suffered migraines without aura. They were divided into 3 groups: *true acupuncture *sham acupuncture and *a control group. The participants kept diaries to record how often they: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on April 12, 2017

Super Bowl Fans: 9 NFL Players Who Use Acupuncture

The 2017 Super Bowl has many fans celebrating “their” team winning, exciting plays, crazy new commercials and how much beer can be consumed on one Sunday afternoon. I admit, I don’t really get it, but the one thing about football that I do understand is that it is a very rough sport. And, I know: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on February 5, 2017

Cupping Was One of the Top Searches on WebMD for 2016

The round bruises on swimmer Michael Phelps at the Olympics sent searches for the term “cupping” up by 136% among consumers in 2016. The centuries-old traditional Chinese therapy is trendy among athletes for pain relief, muscle tension, improved flexibility and range of motion. Among the many benefits of cupping are increased blood flow, a speedier: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on December 12, 2016

Painful Intercourse May Be Due To Vulvodynia

Sexual intercourse is painful for some women, and one cause of the discomfort is due to a condition called Vulvodynia (vul-vo-DIN-ee-uh). You aren’t alone if you haven’t heard of it; many M.D.s and other healthcare providers have not heard of this condition, either. Also those who experience it often don’t know that acupuncture and Chinese: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on March 14, 2016
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