Tag Archives: Traditional Chinese Medicine

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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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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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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Probiotics- Essential For Optimal Health | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

Optimal digestion is the first critical step for your body to absorb – and thus, subsequently utilize – all vital nutrition. The act of digestion requires that your body has the proper balance of quality food, enzymes and a healthy … Continue reading

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What Is Cupping? |Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

In the summer of 2008, a picture appeared in the newspapers of a Chinese swimmer preparing for the Olympic Games with huge, circular blotches all over her back.  This photo sparked a question throughout the West of, “What is this … Continue reading

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Acupuncture for the Natural Relief of Seasonal Allergies | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

Sneezing, itchy, watery eyes, nasal congestion, headaches, sinus drainage the hallmark signs of seasonal allergies.  Prescription and over-the-counter medications are widely available, but do nothing to actually improve one’s overall health or support the immune system in the prevention of … Continue reading

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Redefining the word “HEALTH” | Turning Point Wellness | Acupuncture in the Leander, Cedar Park Area

What does “health” mean to you? Does your idea of being healthy include taking a dozen medications or more? Hopefully not… But it seems that the modern medical community has convinced the mass majority of people to consider health to … Continue reading

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