Body Functions Tag

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Releasing the Pressure with Acupuncture

Obsessive-compulsive disorder is a condition that affects millions of people. It can range from mild cases where obsessive thoughts cause a person to engage in repetitive behavior. On the more severe end of the scale, OCD can create paranoia, addictive, self-destructive and even suicidal behavior. Many...

Cultivating Awareness: Treatment of Endocrine Disorders with Acupuncture

Endocrine disorders are on the rise in the United States. Diabetes, metabolic syndrome (hyperthyroid and hypothyroid) and osteoporosis being the most prevalent. 16 million Americans have been diagnosed with Diabetes (800,000 new cases diagnosed each year), 20 million with thyroid disorders. Endocrine disorders are a common...