Acupuncture

Dangers of Chronic Inflammation in The Body

Chronic inflammation is often viewed as a silent killer, since it adversely affects the body in ways which are difficult to detect. Inflammation is actually a normal process that’s used to combat infections. When an infection occurs in the body, the immune system responds with the formation of swelling, redness and other associated symptoms. However,…

Can Acupuncture Treat High Blood Pressure?

Do you suffer from high blood pressure (hypertension)? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), roughly 70 million men and women in the U.S. — or a third of the entire U.S. — suffers from hypertension. Many people ask me the question: “Can acupuncture treat high blood pressure (hypertension)? Let’s look at some evidence.…

Four Foods To Lower Blood Pressure

High blood pressure (hypertension) is a dangerous condition that can result in organ failure or even death if left untreated. The pressure placed against the artery walls can damage these otherwise sensitive vessels, increasing the risk of cardiovascular disease, stroke, aneurysm, and numerous other related health problems. If you have hypertension, you need to seek…

Lack Of Sleep Linked To Metabolic Syndrome

Lack of sleep linked to Metabolic Syndrome and does more than just sap your energy. It may also increase your risk of developing diabetes, heart disease, and stroke. South Korean researchers say that people who don’t get enough sleep at night are at risk for “metabolic syndrome,” which is the term used to describe the presence of at…