Acupuncture, Sports Medicine, Orthopedics, Pain Management, Herbal Medicine We have 2 locations in the Bay Area:
1. 3400 California Street, Ste 100, SF CA 94118
2. 1590 El Camino Real, Ste G, San Bruno CA 94066
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bbc.com A trial found 68% of cancer patients who suffer with neuropathy saw their symptoms lessen.
Cortisone injections for pain may do more harm than good.
theatlantic.com The extremely common treatment might be causing more harm than previously thought.
October is breast cancer awareness month. Here is an inspiring story of someone that has gone through cancer treatments and is still cancer free 9 years later!
yinovacenter.com Hear the story of one of Yinova's cancer care patients. Acupuncture and Chinese medicine can work with your cancer treatments and aid in your recovery.
4 areas of acupuncture benefits for the mind and body:
1) Stress and anxiety
2) Chronic pain
3) Women’s health (painful periods, fertility)
4) Mental health and clarity
realsimple.com More people than ever swear by acupuncture for everything from alleviating chronic pain to tempering stress. Here's what the pros have to say about this alternative remedy's most common benefits.
[07/24/19] Acupuncture to treat shin splints.
Time to start acupuncture!
vogue.com The ancient practice of integrative medicine can reduce pain, make you more relaxed, and increase longevity.
elitedaily.com Acupuncture is one of those things people either swear by or are skeptical about. For example, while I personally wouldn’t think lying on a table while someone sticks needles into my skin would be all that relaxing, evidently, one of the most common…
Too much botox in the face seems to affect areas of the brain relating to the hands. In other words, it may impair function of the hands.
psychologytoday.com The limited facial paralysis alters the brain’s sensory maps of the hands.
huffpost.com This alternative medicine treatment is said to help with anti-aging and even acne. Acupuncturists and dermatologists weigh in.
healthcmi.com Acupuncture reduces coronary arterial plaques and arrhythmias, according to modern research.
gq.com How the ancient Chinese practice can help adherents manage pain, prevent injury, and train smarter.
massagemag.com Therapeutic cupping has garnered news headlines recently as a celebrity health and wellness fad—but cupping actually has a fascinating and diverse history. It is estimated to be roughly 3,000 to 5,…
nationalgeographic.com Long overlooked by Western science, traditional Chinese treatments are yielding cutting-edge cures.
theheartysoul.com Just because a drug doesn’t require a prescription, doesn’t mean it’s harmless or should be taken without careful consideration. A recent study revealed taking ibuprofen and other NSAIDs for even a short period of time can have an adverse effect on your heart health. Quick definition: NSAIDs (...
The use of traditional Chinese medicine is spreading throughout the rest of the world with recognition and classification in the World Health Organization
nature.com For the first time, the World Health Organization will recognize traditional medicine in its influential global medical compendium.
As we shift from summer to fall, make sure you take a break and let your body transition to the new season. Even in SF as we shift from fog to our late summer heat. Science shows that our bodies prepare for the new season with different gene expressions. This may be scientific evidence why people tend to get sick during seasonal changes as the body breaks down and rebuilds to prepare for the new season.
wired.com In the winter, your blood contains a denser blend of immune responders, while summer veins swim with fat-burning, water-retaining hormones.
Acupuncture as a treatment for rheumatoid arthritis pain
healthcmi.com Serum ant-inflammatory and antioxidative levels are regulated by acupuncture in rheumatoid arthritis patients.
Coffee is more of a Modern Western World invention that dates about 4000 years after tea. Given the actions of the caffeine and how coffee overall affects the body, here is an explanation of coffee from a Chinese medicine prospective.
activeherb.com Is coffee healthy? Some articles say yes, others no. So which is it? Here's what traditional Chinese Medicine has to say about it....
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Acupuncture. Chiropractic. Yoga. Meditation. Massage. Physiotherapy. Rehabilitation. Herbs and Supplements. Nutritional Counseling.
Offering Reiki and Jin Shin Jyutsu for people and animals in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. Reiki classes and distant treatments also available.
Infertility, menopause, high blood pressure, insomnia, depression, arthritis, all kinds of pain syndrome, rejuvenation, freckles/dark spot, weight loss, car accident, work injury, all kinds of neuropathy, all kinds of untreatable diseases adjustment.
Ear acupuncture has been found to have a profoundly positive effect on reducing PTSD symptoms. If you are a veteran in the San Francisco Bay Area suffering from PTSD, please contact BAYVAC for more information on how acupuncture can help you.
Five Pins Project is a healing arts space in the Mission. Our focus is Traditional Chinese Medicine. We have monthly art and community events.
Dr. Karen You, L.Ac., DAOM, is a 3rd generation acupuncturist of San Francisco with a passion for holistic healing and mindful living. Currently in practice with her father Dr. Johnson You, L.Ac., Ph.D. and her other colleagues in the group practice.
Combining a thousand years of Chinese medical history with the latest in Functional medicine testing and protocols.
Whether you are suffering from chronic nagging pain or a new injury that just doesn’t want to heal, Traditional Chinese Medicine can help you.
Welcome!! Kim Peirano, LAc is looking forward to working with you! Please visit www.StillPointSF.com to book an appointment today!!
We provide the full complement of Traditional Chinese Medicine and healing techniques - including acupuncture, therapeutic massage, Chinese herbal medicine, nutritional counseling, and therapeutic exercise.
Double Happiness Health treats a range of health issues using the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practices of acupuncture, moxibustion and herbal medicine, combined with therapeutic massage and patient education.