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Acupuncture In Flowood, MS

Dennis Holmes, MSOM, LAc

 

Welcome to AcuCare Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine of Mississippi, now serving the Greater Jackson Area. Acupuncture is an effective form of medical treatment that has evolved into a complete holistic healthcare system. Practitioners of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine have used this non-invasive treatment method to help millions of people become well and stay well. Oriental Medicine views each individual as a energy system in which body, mind and spirit are unified. It recognizes that we are all influenced by life style, diet, thoughts, emotions and the environment. Acupuncture along with Herbal Medicine, Tui Na (Chinese massage), Tai Chi/Qi Gong (gentle exercise), and nutrition are key tools for physical, psychological and emotional well-being.
Acupuncture and Oriental medicine is a safe, effective and drug-free therapy that can help address a wide variety of common ailments and problems.

Acupuncture and PTSD

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PTSD is a physiological disorder that can result from being exposed to a traumatic event.  The disorder results in several different symptoms including anxiety, irritability, insomnia and flashbacks. The effects of post-traumatic stress disorder in someone’s life can be far reaching.  Feelings of hopelessness, shame and despair, problems at work or with relationships, serious health problems, depression, anxiety and drug

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How the NADA protocol helps treat addiction

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NADA, which stands for the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association, was established in 1985 to promote the NADA protocol acupuncture treatment for addiction. The non-profit organization promotes advocacy and the use of a non-verbal, pharmaceutical free approach to behavioral health. The protocol uses five specific acupuncture points on the ear to treat addiction and to be an alternative to methadone.

Natural Ways to Up Your Game

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In addition to using acupuncture and other forms of traditional Chinese medicine, there are other ways athletes seek to up their game. One of the simplest ways to increase performance is by watching what you are consuming. You ever heard the saying you are what you eat? Chances are you have, if not, well I am glad that now you

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Olympians Who Receive Acupuncture

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It has been shown that acupuncture can help the body in many ways. From repairing the digestive system to boosting Qi, enhancing athletic performance to mending strains and sprains, acupuncture has many uses and most of these uses are beneficial for professional athletes.

As the Olympics in Rio get closer and closer with each passing day

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6 daily habits to lower your risk of cancer

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Quit the tobacco, and don’t start if you haven’t already

It should be common sense now that smoking or chewing tobacco can lead to multiple types of cancer. If you are trying to quit, you are not alone. Try joining a support group or making a plan for yourself to set goals for quitting. Facing addiction is hard, but not

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