Cupping Relieves Aching Muscles

Cupping has recently received a great deal attention since many top athletes like Michael Phelps are seen sporting large, bruise-like circles on their bodies. In fact, cupping has been around for thousands of years and is a common practice around the world including South America and Europe. It’s just not something Americans are used to yet What Does It Do? … Read More

HEALING NECK PAIN

At some point most of us will experience some sort of neck pain. It’s one of the things that happen when you’re the only animal that walks solely on its hind legs. Granted, neck pain is a small price to pay for the privilege of being upright, but that doesn’t help much when you’re in so much pain that you … Read More

HEAL NECK PAIN

ACUPUNCTURE FOR NECK PAIN At some point most of us will experience some sort of neck pain. It’s one of the things that happen when you’re the only animal that walks solely on its hind legs. Granted, neck pain is a small price to pay for the privilege of being upright, but that doesn’t help much when you’re in so … Read More

Self-Hypnosis Relieves Pain

In 1999 the British Medical Journal advanced its opinion that hypnosis was effective for many more things including relief from the treatments of cancer, panic disorders, insomnia, phobias, obesity, pain, asthma, and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).

Acupuncture For Migraines

Acupuncture For Migraines. It may come as no surprise that 76 million Americans suffer from headaches and migraines.  When we live with stress, contaminated food and environmental pollution, our bodies will react with discomfort, letting us know that we need help. And when we seek help, we have choices: We can go to medication–the Western Allopathic answer to most everything–or … Read More

Acupuncture Can Relieve Migraine Headaches Naturally

Migraine and Holistic Medicine I have been treating migraines, cluster headaches and their variants for 18 years using acupuncture, with a solid level of success. And while I do not begrudge Western Medicine for questioning a 2,000 year-old medicine that involves sticking pins in people, I am surprised when mention is made of say, acupuncture, in conservative media. In an … Read More

Acupuncture Relieves Fibromyalgia Naturally

Fibromyalgia People are finding that acupuncture relieves Fibromyalgia symptoms naturally and without drugs.  Contrary to what you may have been told, you are not helpless against this otherwise debilitating condition.  What’s more, you don’t need be shackled to chemical ‘fixes’ that suppress the symptoms rather than eliminate them.  At Blue Phoenix we have been treating Fibromyalgia for eighteen years with … Read More

Neck Pain

Doctors of Asian medicine have used acupuncture for neck pain for over two thousand years. It’s a gentle method, without ‘cracking’ or harrowing physical manipulation. This is good news given that most of us will, at some point, experience neck pain.  Neck pain can be the result of a wide range of factors.  Ninety-five percent of the time it’s not structural, … Read More

Conquer Fibromyalgia–Naturally

The important thing to know about Fibromyalgia is that you’re not helpless against it.  Between those things you can do for yourself and the modalities that can help you, there are plenty of ways to take back your life. Among the ‘external’ ways to diminish it are:   Acupuncture, which helps your joints become more flexible, moves blood to the … Read More

Pre-Surgery Self-Hypnosis

Steer clear of repeating negative words or statements about future events such as ‘I will not feel pain”, or “I will not be nauseous”. Use only positive words and present-tense statements instead: “As I wake up I’m very relaxed and pain free. I am hungry.”