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Transforming Anxiety & Depression to Joy with acupuncture!

Kick off Fall with Acupuncture in Walnut Creek..

Date: August 6, 2014 | Time: 2:50pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

As summer fades, you may notice symptoms including respiratory illnesses, colds, constipation, dry skin, sinus infections, coughing, a sore throat, or other pesky problems. Acupuncture is a powerful form of preventative medicine and a seasonal tune-up will only take a session or two, barring any other conditions.You'll be prepared to face the change in weather and absorb nutrients for a healthy winter. It's important to keep your body in synch with nature's rhythms and seasonal acupuncture will also reduce stress,.... <view entire article>

Can Acupuncture Treatment Help Cancer Patients?..

Date: July 16, 2014 | Time: 2:43pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

Can Acupuncture practiced for thousands of years be useful in the modern cancer care setting? The National Cancer Institute says YES! Acupuncture has demonstrated benefit to cancer patients in the following areas: Pain Management; Immune System Modulation; Inflammation; Nausea and Vomiting; Dry Painful Mouth and Throat; Sleep; Hot flashes.By managing the side effects of surgery, chemotherapy, radiation and hormonal therapies, reducing pain and inflammation, improving sleep, supporting normal digestive function and reducing stress the quality of life of cancer patients.... <view entire article>

Summer Time is Heart time! ..

Date: June 30, 2014 | Time: 3:17pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

Learn Cultivation of Life in Walnut Creek Acupuncture!Eating, drinking, and moving in accordance with the season can help guide your body back to its natural state of balance so that you can maintain good health .Summertime is the season of the heart: it is the time of the hottest, most active time of year. Summer is associated with the fire element; for action, new adventures, and new relationships.The season of ultimate joy, summertime is a great time to reflect on.... <view entire article>

Feel Stuck ? Finding Happy and Healthy: Simultaneous Treatment of Mind and Body With Walnut Acupuncture..

Date: June 18, 2014 | Time: 7:47pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

What do we do when we feel stuck in our lives? Where do we turn when we feel confused? How do we cope when we find ourselves lost and uncertain where to go?For most people, an acupuncturist is not the first person they'd think to visit with these issues.All healing is essentially a spiritual process. Classical Chinese medicine is a holistic system. Every part of the body is seen as linked to everything else. The mind always has an effect.... <view entire article>

Walnut Creek Acupuncture for Cupping Therapy Detoxification (2)..

Date: May 28, 2014 | Time: 5:28pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

"What Every Person Ought To Know About Cupping marks & Post Treatment Care"When circulation is sluggish or compromised in an injured or diseased area of the body, the cells receive insufficient oxygen, and there can be a local build up of waste products. The deposits dissipate from a few hours up to several weeks, depending on the amount of stagnation and the patient's post treatment activities. Usually, you will see the greatest amount of deposits being drawn to the surface.... <view entire article>

Walnut Creek Acupuncture treat Cellulite with Cupping therapy ..

Date: May 21, 2014 | Time: 5:57pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

Massage cupping is effective in treating cellulite. A light suction provides drainage, while heavier application can be used to stimulate circulation and loosen adhesions.What are the other benefits to Cupping Therapy?Cupping is used by our practitioners to treat colds, gastro-intestinal disorders, lung diseases (especially chronic cough and asthma), lung infections, and problems in the internal organs.It is also used to treat pain in muscles and joints, particularly on the back and paralysis. Cupping promotes local blood supply that will nourish.... <view entire article>

Cupping Therapy Detoxification in Walnut Creek Acupuncture..

Date: May 13, 2014 | Time: 7:47pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

"What Every Person Ought To Know About Cupping marks prior to Cupping Therapy Detoxification"A word on Cupping marksThe most common misunderstanding regarding one of the most powerful and beneficial after effects of Cupping, is the marks that sometimes result.When injuries occur deep in the muscle, bleeding often occurs causing deep bruises. There will also be edema in the area involving the coagulation of sticky proteins. The combining presence of these elements usually results in stagnation of circulation to the area.... <view entire article>

Walnut Creek Acupuncture for Irritability, Anger, Depression and Headaches..

Date: April 16, 2014 | Time: 1:54pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

"What Every Person Coping with Irritability, Anger, Depression and HeadachesOught To Know About Acupuncture and 24-hour cycle, Spring season in a healthy way."From the perspective of TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine), harmonizing with the nature of each season supports a person's well-being. This is akin to following the 24-hour cycle in a healthy way: calm rising at dawn, alertness at midday, winding down in the evening, and sleeping at night. Everyone has experienced the unpleasant consequences of a crazy morning or.... <view entire article>

Springtime is Liver Time..

Date: April 14, 2014 | Time: 1:26pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

"What Every Person Suffering From AngerOught To Know About Acupuncture and Way of Balance."When qi fails to flow freely in the Liver system, it is said to "stagnate." The stagnation of the Liver will lead to irritability and anger. For some, anger will turn inward and manifest as depression. For others, anger can take the form of headaches and sensations of heat in the chest and head.You can redirect that energy so it can add stamina and vitality to your.... <view entire article>

Conditions And Disorders We Treat in Walnut Creek Acupuncture ..

Date: April 9, 2014 | Time: 7:50pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

Do you have any conditions in your body that you would like to resolve? The World Health Organization (WHO) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) recognize the effectiveness of acupuncture treatment for most of the disorders listed below. Respiratory SystemBronchitisCommon ColdSore ThroatInfluenzaRhinitisAllergiesPneumoniaAsthmaTonsillitisSinusitisGastrointestinal DisordersHiccoughGastritisHyperacidityColitisAcid RefluxIBSPsychiatric DisordersAnxietyStress/TensionAttention Deficit Disorder (ADD)InsomniaDepressionAddictionNeurological and Musculoskeletal DisordersLow Back Pain Osteoarthritis Tremors Knee Pain and Weakness Arthritis Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Fibromyalgia SeizuresHeadache, MigraineTrigeminal NeuralgiaFacial (Bell's) Palsy.... <view entire article>

Walnut Creek Acupuncture for Allergies ..

Date: April 7, 2014 | Time: 7:41pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

Why not try acupuncture instead of remaining dependent on potentially harmful prescription medications?If seeing your first robin or watching the crocus beginning to surface makes you cringe, you are likely one of the millions of people that suffer from spring allergies in Walnut Creek every year.Western medicine admits that treatment with medication only manages symptoms; there is not a cure for allergies with traditional medication. Antihistamines including Zyrtec, Claritin, and Benadryl all can cause drowsiness and once the medication is.... <view entire article>

Acupuncture Treatment For Allergies in Walnut Creek..

Date: April 2, 2014 | Time: 7:10pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

"What Every Person Suffering From AllergiesOught To Know About Acupuncture.""There's a Natural, Safe, Effective, and Drug Free Alternative..."Before you run to the pharmacy for the nearest decongestant, consider acupuncture for the treatment of allergy symptoms that can include runny nose, congestion and watery eyes.Are western medicine treatments the best we have available to us for the treatment of allergies?The answer is a resounding NO! Treating allergies with acupuncture has become more widely acceptable because acupuncture has had no known side.... <view entire article>

Walnut Creek Acupuncture for Depression ..

Date: March 31, 2014 | Time: 5:04pm | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

Walnut Creek Acupuncture for DepressionAcupuncture is a safe, affordable way to give your body a chance to heal itself. Depression is difficult and if you are suffering from depression it is likely you want relief yesterday, not in a month or two. Acupuncture is not going to take away the causes of depression, but acupuncture is likely to help you deal with life situations more effectively.SSRI's are effective with treating depression, but therapeutic effects of the medication may take weeks.... <view entire article>

Acupuncture For Depression in Walnut Creek ..

Date: March 26, 2014 | Time: 10:42am | Posted By: Pivotal Point Acupuncture

"What Every Person Coping With Depression,Ought To Know About Acupuncture."Depression is a sign that the body is not in balance. Life altering events such as the loss of a loved one, can cause the body to be in a constant state of stress. If stress is not managed, depression can manifest itself in many forms.Symptoms of depression include:A low mood throughout most of the day that is present from day to day with little change.Clear, diminished interest in many activities.... <view entire article>