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Feb 15

Tax Reminder

For those of you who have received treatment from us, please keep your receipts. Your payment is a tax-deductible expense. Please check with your tax preparer for more detail. http://www.irs.gov/taxtopics/tc502.html

Sep 24

Is acupuncture painful?

Acupuncture is not painful. You may feel some pain when then needle penetrates the skin because that is where the nerve ending is. However, the insertion is usually so quickly that the needle is in before you can feel anything. If the acupuncturist does manipulation, there is usually a sense of soreness. However, most people […]

Sep 18

Is acupuncture the same thing as TCM?

No, it is only one part of Traditional Chinese Medicine. As it is practiced in China, herbal medicine account for about 60% of TCM while acupuncture and acupressure massage account for the rest 40%. Acupuncture is widely popular in the US. Therefore many people equate it with Traditional Chinese Medicine, but they are not necessarily […]