There are many things that may cause head, neck and shoulder pain. One of the main things are the increasing use of TV’s, computers, and smartphones/tablets. Using these devices leads people to take on a more slumped posture which causes more tension and stress on the neck and shoulders, increasing chances of pain, headaches/migraines. The … Read more Neck Exercises for Headaches, Migraines and Neck/Shoulder Pain Located in Sherman Oaks adjacent Acupuncture Clinic
In addition to the 12 main acupuncture meridians that flow along the surface of the body, practitioners of Traditional Chinese Medicine also treat deeper channels of energy in the body called the Extraordinary Vessels. If you think of the primary acupuncture meridian as rivers of energy and blood within the body, then the Extraordinary Vessels … Read more How Deeper Acupuncture channels Treat Deeper ailments of Pain, Migraines and Headaches
Springtime has a natural feeling of rejuvenation and rebirth. The days get visibly longer, little green buds start to appear on the trees and hibernating animals come out of their winter slumber. For us, as humans, the lengthening days bring with them a natural urge to shed winter layers and move into new beginnings. Cleansing, … Read more Spring Cleansing with Diet And Acupuncture
In a 2017 study published in JAMA Internal Medicine, researchers tested the efficacy of regular acupuncture treatments as a preventative measure to reduce the number of migraine headaches their subjects experienced. From a group of 249 participants, ages 18 – 65 years old, the researchers split up the participants into three groups. One group received … Read more Research: Acupuncture For Migraines and Pain
There are four main types of headache: tension, cluster, sinus and migraine. And, there are varying triggers for these headaches, such as food, stress, hormones, dehydration and weather. Fortunately, eliminating the triggers and finding natural ways to prevent and help an ongoing headache are possible. One of the most natural, pain free, drug free, and … Read more How Acupuncture Treats Tension, Cluster, Sinus Headaches and Migraines.
Migraine headaches are a bit of mystery to the medical world. This ailment tends to be poorly understood and frequently undiagnosed and under-treated. According to the Migraine Research Foundation, this neurological disease affects nearly 39 million Americans. Migraines are characterized by severe, throbbing pain usually found on only one side of the head. Migraine headaches … Read more How Acupuncture Treats Migraines
Many people get a migraine now and then, approximately 37 million Americans suffer with migraines. And usually they can be cleared up quickly with over-the-counter medication or other treatment method. However, that does not target the root of the issues which are causing the migraines and or headaches. At Balance Within located in encino our … Read more Five Natural Ways Acupuncture Can Treat Migraines
Neurological disorders cover a wide swath of health issues. Everything from headaches to seizures, strokes to Alzheimer’s disease, and a whole lot of stuff in between fall under the category of neurological disorders. According to the World Health Organization, nearly 1 billion people suffer worldwide from some sort of neurological disease or disorder. And depending … Read more Acupuncture for Neurological Disorders