– Hi, I’m Susan Taylor with Scripps Health in San Diego, California. Please subscribe to our Scripps Health YouTube channel. We’ve got great videos featuring the latest technology, our stellar doctors and inspiring patient stories. Okay you’re sick, you’ve got a fever, what do you do? Take a pill. Got… Continue Reading San Diego Health: What Is Integrative Medicine?

In order to achieve weight control goal, we have to increase our metabolism. Enhance the thyroid function is one way. And another chemical involve in the metabolic level is growth hormone. So, when we get older, naturally growth hormone level drop, and then our metabolic level decreasing, especially the growth… Continue Reading Acupuncture Weight Loss Tips : Acupuncture & Growth Hormones

Hi I’m Malerie a practitioner of classical Chinese medicine and in this video I’m gonna be sharing with you three acupuncture points that you can do acupressure on to help you fall asleep stay asleep and that will help with any restlessness heart palpitations or general anxiety before we get… Continue Reading 3 Acupressure Points to Alleviate Anxiety and Insomnia

Another treatment in modality, its called a Cupping. So this is the cup we use to release pain or to release internal heat to reduce inflammation. It could be made of glass, which is the traditional cupping or it could be made of plastic. And when we apply the heat… Continue Reading Acupuncture Health Tips : Acupuncture Cupping Tips

So when women go through puberty, menopause, perimenopause, and pregnancy, their estrogen and progesterone change a lot. That dramatically influence their brain activity, their metabolism, their mood. So acupuncture help to restore the hormone balance during those special period of time, so women can think and work more efficiently. This… Continue Reading Acupuncture Hormone Balance Tips : Acupuncture & Female Hormone Tips

Let’s talk about why acupuncture can help us control weight. The first mechanism, we already mentioned, balancing the nervous system to control the appetite. And the second one is acupuncture help induce the beta- endorphin. We mentioned that about beta-endorphin make us feel good and it relieve the pain. But… Continue Reading Acupuncture Weight Loss Tips : Acupuncture & Beta-Endorphin Tips

So how acupuncture can help to reduce the fibroids. One of the mechanism is by inserting a needles into the local points it causes the micro tissue destruction and that will induce regression of the tumors. Also acupuncture stimulates certain chemical release that also suppress the over growing of the… Continue Reading Acupuncture Hormone Balance Tips : Acupuncture Mechanism Tips

The third mechanism in which acupuncture can help us control the weight is it helps stimulate the certain brain area. This area is called hypothalamus and it gives us the full sensation when we eat. So when you eat slowly, you are, the signals sent to the hypothalamus and then… Continue Reading Acupuncture Weight Loss Tips : Acupuncture & Brain Function

The fourth mechanism involved in acupuncture weight control is enhance our thyroid function. Thyroid is a gland, located in the neck, and it’s like a motor of engine. It is stimulate the body to use energy, to use the energy to produce the heat and enhance other internal organs function.… Continue Reading Acupuncture Weight Loss Tips : Acupuncture & Thyroid Function

Now we clock all the symptoms in the tongue and the pulse, we palpitate the diseased area, we can reach a diagnosis. And based on this diagnosis, we can see lack to two to fifteen points to apply the needles. And what kind of manipulation we’re going to use depends… Continue Reading Acupuncture Health Tips : Acupuncture Acupoints