I Enjoy Acupuncture

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    I've been.before to different practices.

    this one seems ok. it was a longer session with relaxing music. he asked many questions. he also gave me herbs. for energy and fight.stress etc.
    mysmugcat mysmugcat
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jun 6, 2015

    Has Healed Me So Much...

     The first time I went I was about 11 or something. It's so good! The guy I went to is the head of some acupuncture society, so he must really know what he's doing.First time I had an injured ankle. It was very minor, and cured it in a day. I also had a cold once...
    BrownEyedMystery BrownEyedMystery
    Jan 18, 2010

    It Works But Not For Everything!

    It's hard to belive in it. My undergrad was engineering, most of my cousins studied medicine. Many acupuncturists have dubious qualifications and work in suspicious alternative medicine centres that also feature tarot readers and other nutty esoteric advisors. But serious...
    privatecourier privatecourier
    41-45, M
    Feb 15, 2011

    Sadly, I can't afford to still regularly go

    anymore. But a few years ago when I suffered from chronic cramps and pain in my abdomen - mixture of residual scar tissue following gall bladder removal/hernia repair/over exertion at the gym (1000 sit ups/crunches per regular session) and possible IBS, I'd seen every medical...
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8
    46-50, M
    1 Response Oct 10, 2015

    Amazing Results For An Old Shoulder Injury And Migraines

    Years ago, I had a bad experience with acupuncture and I swore I'd never try it again. I recently became friends with a practitioner of TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine). This friend suggested that I try it again for an old shoulder injury and for migraines. Since Western...
    Moonlightdreamer Moonlightdreamer
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 25, 2011

    Maybe a Little

    it's actually kind of cool.  Sometimes it hurts a little, but it's still kind of fun, and I can often feel the heat and the energy moving.
    solarxmoon solarxmoon
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Apr 12, 2008

    I Tried Acupuncture Today

    I hope that I am right joining this group. Today I tried acupuncture for the very first time. The Dr. suggested we do an all over body scan for the first session. I went into a room that is also used for massages. I was given one of those cute little hospital gowns... (just...
    sugarkate sugarkate
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Jul 19, 2011

    My 2nd Acupuncture Experience.. Oh And The Beginning...

    Today I went for my second AP treatment. I am going to back up slightly and tell you a little history of what’s been going on with me prior to these treatments. I had been experiencing a pain running down my arm and wrist. At times this really even bothered me at work. But, I...
    sugarkate sugarkate
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jul 21, 2011

    acupuncture balance yin

    and yang. tonify deficiency and purge heat, active Qi and blood, expel wind, promote right Qi and healthy.
    veganmeditates veganmeditates
    41-45, M
    Feb 9, 2016

    Really helps with my sinus congestion

    and alleviates the sinus pressure so I don't have to rely on antibiotics so much.
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 6, 2015

    5th Visit ;-)

    Yesterday was my 5th AP appointment; I actually almost consider it my first. Because the first 4 treatments were to get my body into a healthy balance. I have noticed however, that I have been able to handle stress sooo much better and I am sooo much more relaxed. The balance...
    sugarkate sugarkate
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Aug 10, 2011

    Keeps Me Feeling Good

    I have never like the drugs the doctor try to give for pain ect ect. After have years of sinus problens and knee pain i went to a acupuctist. WOW i felt it and it was great my kness don't hurt any more i can breath . I go at lest onec mouth . the niddles she put s in my head are...
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    1 Response May 20, 2009
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