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Acupuncture for Breast Cancer Patients

Acupuncture for Breast Cancer Patients

I recently completed a 16 hour continuing education course entitled "Understanding and Treating the Breast Cancer Patient."  Although I have treated countless breast cancer patients in my 16 years of practice, I never knew just how complex the breast cancer treatment process is, and how deeply the...

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The Differences Between Acupuncture and Dry Needling

The Differences Between Acupuncture and Dry Needling

Acupuncture and dry needling both use acupuncture needles (solid filiform needles), but the similarities end there. Acupuncture Acupuncture is a holistic treatment in which needles are placed in several locations throughout the body to treat a wide variety of health conditions. Acupuncturists...

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Summer Health Tips According to Chinese Medicine

Summer Health Tips According to Chinese Medicine

In Chinese medicine, everything is described in terms of yin and yang. Summer is the most yang time of the year: the longest, brightest and hottest days, the time when we expend the most energy, become exuberant, and enjoy our days to the fullest extent possible.

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When To Get Acupuncture

When To Get Acupuncture

When should you get acupuncture, and how many treatments do you need? The first question, when to get acupuncture, is easy: anytime (exception: if it is a medical emergency, go to your local emergency room, not your acupuncturist). Really, anytime you aren't faced with a medical emergency is a...

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Spring Health Tips

Spring Health Tips

What to Wear and What to Eat For Good Health In the Springtime Wind is the element of the spring season. In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), wind is one of many causes of disease. Wind illnesses occur most often in spring. Common wind related conditions in the spring include a sudden stiff/achy...

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Acupuncture Together on the Medford Bytes Podcast

Acupuncture Together on the Medford Bytes Podcast

Acupuncture Together was featured on the Medford Bytes Podcast on 3/28/22.  Click here to listen. "Today's episode eatures an interview with Justine Myers about her business, Acupuncture Together located at 127 Boston Ave in Medford. More information about Acupuncture together can be found at...

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