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2014-09-16 23:01:32

Dry needling helps to find and eliminate neuromuscular dysfunction. Odessa, TX (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Paradigm Physical Therapy is proud to announce that they are now offering a new therapeutic treatment for their patients. Dry needling is a procedure that uses an acupuncture needle to treat a variety of musculoskeletal problems. In this invasive procedure, a solid filament or acupuncture needle is inserted into the skin and muscle to create a trigger point. Using repeated strokes and...

2014-09-10 23:06:26

NAOMA is hosting their First Annual Fundraiser to educate the community about the benefits of acupuncture; a very ancient yet effective, preventative, health focused medicine and how choosing properly trained practitioners increases that effectiveness. The funds raised will be used to help raise money to promote and protect safe acupuncture in the state of Nebraska. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Nebraska Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Association (NAOMA) is hosting the First...

2014-08-21 23:01:30

More and more millenials are opting for alternative medical treatments. Corona, NY (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Recently, Van Uden Center has noticed a new trend among their patients. Alternative medicine is on the rise and much of that has to due to millenials. According to The Fiscal Times, young people are becoming more accepting of alternative medical treatments over conventional medicine. The Fiscal Times published an article on July 14 discussing how many millenials are embracing...

2014-08-11 16:27:32

NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Seleni Institute was honored last week to welcome the first female Speaker of the US House of Representatives in US history and current House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi to tour its facility and learn more about both Seleni and the mental health issues women face during their reproductive years. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140811/135155 Leader Pelosi said, "The Seleni Institute is a remarkable model for caring for women's...

2014-07-21 23:09:48

Dry needling is a procedure where physical therapists insert a needle into a muscle to help alleviate pain and treat a variety of conditions. Newport News, Va. (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Tidewater Physical Therapy is pleased to announce that 14 of its clinicians have earned their dry needling certification and the innovative treatment for pain is now being offered in 11 of its clinics from Virginia Beach to Richmond. “Having so many of our clinicians earn this certification and being able...

acupuncture for hot flashes
2014-07-15 07:24:59

The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) New meta-analysis shows benefits of ancient Chinese method on today's menopausal hot flashes In the 2,500+ years that have passed since acupuncture was first used by the ancient Chinese, it has been used to treat a number of physical, mental and emotional conditions including nausea and vomiting, stroke rehabilitation, headaches, menstrual cramps, asthma, carpal tunnel, fibromyalgia and osteoarthritis, to name just a few. Now, a meta-analysis...

2014-07-09 08:28:01

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pain Doctor, a leading pain management company providing standardized care and high-quality service, today announced a significant growth capital investment by Catterton Partners, the leading consumer-focused private equity firm. The investment will be used to expand Pain Doctor's reach across the U.S. and build its support businesses, which include lead generation, lab services and natural pain relief supplements. Terms of the...

2014-06-30 23:20:34

An essential health benefit, acupuncture is recommended as a frontline therapy by the U.S. National Institute of Health, the British Medical Association, and the World Health Organization. Patrick T. Paine, L.Ac, now provides Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture in San Luis Obispo. http://treatpaine.com/ San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 As millions of people gain medical coverage through the new Affordable Care Act, Patrick T. Paine, L.Ac, a San Luis Obispo acupuncture...

2014-06-30 23:04:45

Healthpointe is treating patients with a combination of western medicine and a holistic approach to patients’ well-being. La Mirada, CA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Healthpointe is now providing holistic medicine for patients who seek a natural alternative to traditional healthcare. According to the American Holistic Medicine Association, holistic medicine is “the art and science of healing that addresses care of the whole person – body, mind, and spirit.” Healthpointe exemplifies...

2014-06-27 08:26:03

MILLBROOK, N.Y., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Donald Fresne, President and CEO of Egenix, Inc. is pleased to announce that Paul H. Schwartz, DVM, CVA has joined Egenix, Inc. to head up a new subsidiary that will focus on veterinary medicine. We are honored to have Dr. Schwartz aboard, and are confident that he will contribute to the further success of Egenix. Dr. Paul Schwartz is a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine with extensive practices throughout New York. He is accomplished in the...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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