Stress is a curse of modern life. A study found that almost 1/3rd of Americans are living with stress. Unchecked and untreated stress is a silent killer. It can contribute to health issues including high blood pressure, obesity, heart disease, and can even lead to a lower quality of life. Many people with stress are […]
Acupuncture has been used in China for more than two thousand years to promote general well-being, and treat myriad illnesses. Acupuncturists believe that good health results from the free flow of chi in the body, and illnesses are attributed to blockages in the flow of this vital form of energy. This can be relieved by […]
Known for their wisdom, ancient Chinese were way ahead of their time. Chinese elders had not only predicted health problems that would plague humanity in the coming years, but also came up with a form of alternative medicine, acupuncture, that promises to treat a number of health conditions. Ancient Chinese believed that any blockages in […]
In modern times, people are facing more health problems than ever because of rising stress levels, sedentary jobs, and an inactive lifestyle. A growing majority of Americans are now looking at alternative forms of therapy to find solutions to their health problems in a natural way. One such form of alternative therapy is acupuncture which […]
Mental health treatment is evolving rapidly to ensure treatments have access to a full range of treatment options for various conditions. Our team at Acupuncture Mama has experience as a local acupuncture therapist in Sonoma County and within our latest post, we’re highlighting the role of the therapist in mental health treatment.
If you suffer from chronic constipation, and regular doctors have been unable to find a cause, an acupuncture therapist in Santa Rosa could have the alternative treatment you need! Constipation happens to everyone from time to time, and usually, will pass on its own after a day or two. However, when the constipation becomes chronic, it […]
Shoulder injuries are unfortunately common across all walks of life. Whether due to an accident, sports injury, or simple mishap when lifting a heavy object, millions of Americans live with shoulder pain. Often, this pain can be linked to neck or back pain as well, making it extremely difficult to diagnose or treat. Problems with […]
Chronic pain is a crippling condition that is tearing families apart all across the country. It doesn’t have to though, because an acupuncture therapist in Santa Rosa from Acupuncture Mama can help reduce the pain without dangerous addictive medications.
In the simplest terms, acupuncture stimulates blood flow to targeted areas, allowing the sympathetic nervous system to turn off temporally, giving the body a chance to rest and heal. This process, when handled by a trained and experienced acupuncture therapist in Santa Rosa, provides many benefits.