Treatment of PTSD: An Opportunity for the Practice of Integrated Medicine

Treatment of PTSD: An Opportunity for the Practice of Integrated Medicine By Bruce H. Robinson, MD, FACS, MSOM (Hon) Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is widespread across America today. Not only do many of our honored men and women in uniform bring it home with them from the war zones they have been active in, but … Read more…

Changing the Cultural View of Medicine

From Acupuncture Today By Shellie Rosen, DOM, LAc Many hospitals in the U.S. are incorporating integrative clinics that include Traditional Chinese Medicine. Cleveland Clinic has led the charge for adding a traditional Chinese herbal medicine clinic to their existing acupuncture program. This movement has been revolutionary. One reason they stand out is because of their … Read more…

Fibromyalgia and Chinese Medicine

Fibromyalgia and Chinese Medicine Jiang Liu, L.A.c,  Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine Clinic, Little Rock, AR Fibromyalgia (FM) or fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) is chronic, widespread musculoskeletal pain and stiffness, as well as fatigue, poor sleep and the presence of localized tender points. This syndrome affects roughly four to six million Americans, 75% of whom are women between … Read more…

Acupuncture for Sports Performance Enhancement

Acupuncture for Sports Performance Enhancement By: Carl Hangee-Bauer, ND, L.Ac. At the 1993 Chinese National Games, nine Chinese women runners broke nine world records. In the 10,000 meter race, the previous record was broken by 42 seconds, an unbelievable time. The new 1500 meter record holder had been 73rd at the same distance the year before. … Read more…

Patient’s testimonial

One of my patient just sent me a testimonial. Please see the following. I was suffering from a ruptured disc in my lower back and could not walk without using a cane. Not wanting to go the surgery route again, I began acupuncture sessions on a weekly basis with Dr. Liu. after a few weeks, … Read more…

An Acupuncturist’s Approach to Migraines

An Acupuncturist’s Approach to Migraines By Tim Tanaka Many people who visit an acupuncturist’s office come with a history of chronic headache. While a headache may sometimes be a warning sign of a more serious medical condition, most types of head pain seen by an acupuncturist are either a tension headache, migraine, or a combination … Read more…

Acupuncture Relieves Stress: New Understanding Of Why The Ancient Practice Eases Anxiety

Acupuncture really does help relieve stress. And now, a new study is giving a closer look at why. The new study explores the biological mechanisms involved in acupuncture’s stress-relieving abilities. The researchers discovered that stress hormones were lower in rats that had received electronic acupuncture. Results were published in the Journal of Endocrinology. Dr. Ladan … Read more…

Testimonial from my patient

Starting in February of this year, 2016, I had come down with insomnia and anxiety as well as minor depression. I saw several medical doctors who put me on different mind altering drugs that really made things worse for me. I went through this until the first of May of this year 2016. I was … Read more…

Testimonial from my stroke patient

I experienced a major stroke six months ago, causing paralyses of my left side. I could not use my left hand and had drop foot on the left side; everything on the left side of my body was paralyzed. I could not do daily activities. I was desperate and I felt hopeless. I was thinking … Read more…