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How does acupuncture work? |Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

As an Acupuncturist in this country, I’m starting to see a lot less apprehension from new patients as they enter my clinic these days.  Year after year, surveys continue to show dramatic increases in the numbers of patients confidently entering … Continue reading

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The Symptoms Are Not The Problem | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

Picture this:  A person goes to see their family physician for a pain syndrome.  The physician tells the patient, “There are 3 stages of pain.  In the 1st stage, the pain is just enough to catch your attention.  In the … Continue reading

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What You NEED to Know About Blood Sugar and Insulin | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

In the last 300 years, the American diet has gone through a lot of changes.  Our foods used to be nutrient dense, home-grown and organic – not because we knew any better, but just because that’s the way it was.  … Continue reading

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Five Reasons to Consider Acupuncture | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

Written by Chris Titus and re-posted with permission from ChrisMartenson.com In recent years, Oriental medicine has been growing in popularity, forcing many in the Western medical community to sit up and take notice. Fifteen years ago, if you asked your … Continue reading

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The Top 3 Supplements To Support Long-Term Health | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

Americans are now spending more than $17 billion a year on supplements for health and wellness.  Many people have no idea if they should be taking something, what they should be taking, why the should taking it, or whether or … Continue reading

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Natural Ways To Boost Your Immune System During The Cold And Flu Season | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

Yup, it’s that time of year my friends- the time for holiday shopping, over eating and, in case you haven’t noticed, the return of the Cold and Flu season.  Before you go pumping a bunch of unnecessary, largely ineffective and … Continue reading

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Are You Taking The Right Vitamin Supplements? | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

Americans are now spending more than $17 billion a year on supplements for health and wellness.  Strangely enough, the rates of many forms of chronic disease have not changed, while the rates of many others have actually increased.  Why is … Continue reading

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Top 10 Dietary Guidelines To Live By | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

Hands up if you’ve had it up to [—HERE—] with the mass dietary confusion that exists these days!  Many people have become so confused with what’s good, what’s bad, superfood this and cancer-causing that, that they’ve virtually given up on … Continue reading

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Acupuncture Safe When In The Right Hands | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

When Westerners first saw Chinese physicians inserting small needles into their patients’ skin, they assumed that some form of Eastern voodoo medicine was being performed. They didn’t understand that they were witnessing a two-thousand year old, clinically proven, complex medical … Continue reading

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What Do Acupuncture Needles Feel Like? | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

By far, the most common question I hear when chatting with people about Acupuncture is “Does Acupuncture hurt?”  With, “what do the needles feel like?” as a close second.  Not surprisingly, when most people think of needles, they think back … Continue reading

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