Three thousand years ago, when Chinese medicine was first being practiced, there was no light or electricity. No way to mask the darkness of winter. No way, either, to ignore the longer, warmer days of springtime. Because it is such an ancient practice, a lot of the wisdom of Traditional Chinese Medicine comes from a time when people spent much more time outside, paying attention to the natural world around them. continue reading
More than 34 million Americans have diabetes, and approximately 90 percent of them have type 2 diabetes, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Type 2 diabetes, while its exact cause is unknown, develops when the body becomes resistant to insulin or the pancreas doesn’t produce enough insulin. Because of this, treatment often involves taking “insulin sensitizers” or medication that helps the body increase its sensitivity and therefore ability to process insulin, keeping the blood sugar from getting too low. Unfortunately, this medication often causes side effects, including weight gain and anemia. continue reading
Vitamin C can increase your physical, mental, and emotional functions! Luckily Cloud 9 Acupuncture offers Vitamin C modalities that will help improve your immune health.
Check out this article about the benefits of Vitamin C. We offer these modalities as a part of our Immune Boost Treatment Packages. To learn more about the benefits of Vitamin C click the link below!
“At a time when people are so conscious of maintaining their physical health by controlling their diets, exercising, and so forth, it makes sense to try to cultivate the corresponding mental attitudes too.”
– HH the Dalai Lama, 1963
It can be easy to forget how much our mental state can affect our physical well-being. In Traditional Chinese Medicine, that connection is evident in the treatment strategies, but it is also true that when we are feeling bad, we don’t always think to look at our minds. It works both ways. continue reading
Arthritis is no match for acupuncture. Acupuncture is a time-tested, safe, effective, natural, and drug free way to eliminate pain.
Arthritis is most often a chronic condition where symptoms come and go overtime. Luckily, we offer treatment plans and therapies that are designed for these flare-ups! Our ATP Resonance BioTherapy™ combined with customized acupuncture treatments and O3 Regenerative Therapy™ has been shown to increase blood flow and expedite healing and recovery.