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Conditions Treated by Acupuncture

Here is a list of some of the conditions treated according to the National Institute of Health (NIH) Consensus Statement on Acupuncture; adult postoperative and chemotherapy nausea and vomiting and in postoperative dental pain, addiction, stroke rehabilitation, headache, menstrual cramps, asthma, tennis elbow, fibromyalgia, myofascial pain, osteoarthritis, low back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome. Conditions commonly […]

Acupuncture Basics

Acupuncture has helped billions of people over the last 5,000 years.  Acupuncture and Oriental medicine, a unique medical system with its own medical theory, diagnosis system, and treatment techniques, has a written history which goes back more than 2,000 years in China and has been practiced even longer.  Oriental medicine is based on the idea that […]

Chinese food cures

Healthcare and Medicine

Here is a link to a great TED talk about the paleo diet and Multiple Sclerosis.  I agree with the doctor about the need for nutrient rich food, just be careful that it is cooked if you have a compromised digestion.  I am becoming a fan of the modern hunter gatherer diet!  More info to […]

Cow Dairy, Good or Bad?

Beside the digestive issues that many face from dairy products, there are many potential health risks as well. Got Milk? Got Cancer? Here are a few links to help muddy the water some more. My advice? Stay clear! Eat as little dairy as you can, and get your calcium from green leafy veggies like Kale. […]

Nutritarian Chocolate Pie

Tofu chocolate pie. Wow! A great… rich, creamy pie. Use any sweetener, any crust, or no crust at all. 1 pound silken tofu 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 cup white sugar 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon cider vinegar 1 (9 inch) prepared crust Instructions: Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Blend […]

Cauliflower Pizza Crust

Ingredients: 4 cups raw cauliflower rice (about one medium head) 1 egg, beaten 1 teaspoon dried oregano, or other seasonings pinch of salt Instructions: Preheat your oven to 400F. To make the cauliflower rice, pulse batches of raw cauliflower florets in a food processor, until a rice-like texture is achieved. Fill a large pot with […]