• Category
  • Acupuncture

How Does Acupuncture Work and Is It Right for Me?

Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese practice that involves inserting paper-thin needles through the skin at strategic points on the body. This is done to heal energy blockages and restore the body’s natural self-healing mechanism. Acupuncture has been used in parts of Asia for more than 3000 years to relieve pain, cure health conditions, and improve […]

Everything you Wanted to Know About Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a component of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). It originated in China and has been practiced in parts of Asia for thousands of years. The ancient Chinese practice has slowly but surely gained its popularity in the West. TCM practitioners use acupuncture to treat a number of health issues including headaches, labor pain, neck […]

How Can Acupuncture Help Back Pain?

Back pain is more common than you think. A study found that it affects around 1 in 10 people worldwide. Some studies have concluded that almost 80% of adults will experience back pain at some point in their lives. Many people with chronic back pain struggle with maintaining their daily routine. They are unable to […]

Acupuncture Mama Awarded Best of Sonoma County for 2021

We are excited and to announce that the Press Democrat has conferred Best of Sonoma County award to Acupuncture Mama for 2021! The Best of Sonoma County award celebrates the achievements and contributions of local businesses to their community within their category. Every year, the Press Democrat invites its readers to vote for their favorite […]

Dealing With Painful Periods? Acupuncture Can Help!

For many women, especially younger women, period discomfort (also known as dysmenorrhea) is an agitating, painful experience. Acupuncture has shown to be highly efficient in decreasing the severity of menstrual cramps and decreasing the amount of time the discomfort lasts for. Unlike painkillers, it doesn’t simply cure the symptoms when they occur, but it also […]

Try Acupuncture for Pain Relief

Should you try acupuncture for pain relief? This is one of the most common questions that people ask, especially when they are suffering from chronic pain. To answer that, you must understand what acupuncture is. Acupuncture is a technique that involves the insertion of very fine needles at specific locations on your body. Acupuncture, which is […]

Stop Migraine Pain with All-Natural Acupuncture

A migraine attack is often characterized by throbbing pain in one side of the head. However, in almost 1/3rd of attacks, both sides are affected. Migraine is usually accompanied by vomiting, nausea, and sensitivity to light. A migraine attack can last from several hours to a few days. Debilitating migraine pain can interfere with everyday […]

Acupuncture to Stay Healthy Through Cold & Flu Season

There are many reasons to love winter. When temperatures begin to drop, you get one more reason to wrap up with a blanket at home. You get several opportunities to appreciate the colors of nature and cozy up near the fireplace. The light on a cold morning makes the soul sparkle and the smell of […]

Can Acupuncture Help Treat Depression During Pregnancy?

Perinatal depression (depression that occurs during pregnancy or within a year after giving birth) is a common medical complication. It affects around 15 percent of women in the United States. According to acupuncturists in Santa Rosa, several factors before, during, and after pregnancy contribute to stress and inflammation, elevating the risk of depression. Clinicians aren’t […]

Improving IVF Success Rates Through Acupuncture

Infertility and sub fertility affect millions of women around the world. In the U.S. alone, roughly six million women of childbearing age have difficulty getting or staying pregnant. Many women with fertility problems undergo IVF treatment.Globally, the average IVF success rate is 40 percent for women below 35. Acupuncture can help improve IVF success rates.  […]

Up Arrow