Posts tagged wellness
Breast Cancer and Naturopathic medicine

1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Fortunately, increasingly effective screening methods have led to fewer adverse outcomes. Along with prevention of side effects, naturopathic medicine plays a great role in preventing recurrence as well as preventing onset in those that are at high risk of developing breast cancer. 

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Concussions from the Chinese Medicine Perspective

A concussion is a brain injury that results from blunt trauma to the head or from violent shaking causing the brain to hit against the skull. Brain cells often are damaged and local blood flow can be impaired. Local swelling often occurs to the site of injury alongside inflammation. Acupuncture, cupping, and herbal medicine can significantly decrease healing time.

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