9 Common Questions About Acupuncture

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9 Common Questions About Acupuncture 1. What is Acupuncture? Acupuncture is a form of integrative medicine in which fine needles are inserted into specific points on the body for alleviating a wide range of symptoms. 2. Where did it originate? Acupuncture originated in China over 3000 years ago. It is …

Reasons To Practice Yoga

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10 Reasons to practice Yoga    Stress relief: The practice of yoga is well-demonstrated to reduce the physical effects of stress on the body. The body responds to stress through a fight-or-flight response, which is a combination of the sympathetic nervous system and hormonal pathways releasing cortisol – the stress …

The Benefits of Yoga

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The Benefits of Yoga All body types can benefit from yoga! Simply defined, yoga is disciplining the body through breath control, meditation, and specific body movements and postures. No matter what body type you have or what insecurities or ‘problem areas’ you have, yoga can improve flexibility, muscle tone, and …

Acupuncture Benefits for Everyone

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Acupuncture Benefits for Everyone If you’ve never tried acupuncture before, the thought might make you a little nervous. This is especially true if you are someone with an aversion to needles. While it is completely natural to have some apprehension over trying acupuncture, it is also important to be aware …

The Health Benefits of Tea

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The Health Benefits of Tea Put the kettle on and brew up some tea! Teas are wonderful health enhancers, and can become a positive habit that protects and energizes your body. The word ‘tea’ can encompass many different types of drinks. Genuine tea comes from a specific plant, Camellia Sinensis. …