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How BIG are the Acupuncture Needles?…

Q: How BIG are Acupuncture Needles? Often times I get asked by new patients and people in general, “How BIG Are those (Acupuncture) Needles?”   A: Smaller than You May Think! Acupuncture needles are 1/10th the gauge (thickness) of a hypodermic needle used to administer a vaccine. So, 10 acupuncture needles can fit inside of […]

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Fall Allergies? Better Call Your Acupuncturist…

Do you suffer with Seasonal Allergies? Does your asthma or allergies get worse during the Spring or Fall? Better call Your Acupuncturist… —-Yes, Acupuncture can help!   How Many Acupuncture Sessions? Many of my patients either come in for 1-4 acupuncture treatments with allergies fully resolved, others come in seasonally.   At Aleesha D Acupuncture […]

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What Are People Saying About Cosmetic Facial Acupuncture?

What Are People Saying About Cosmetic Facial Acupuncture? Patients report to me that their friends and relatives remark on how happy and healthy they look. Then their friends ask them what they are doing differently. They ask if they have changed their diet or started an exercise routine.   What Cosmetic Facial Acupuncture is… Cosmetic […]

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How Many Acupuncture Treatments Will I Need?

How Many Acupuncture Treatments Will You Need? This question of how many acupuncture treatments comes up all the time.  The answer has to do with many factors AND… In general, 6-10 treatments will help significantly.  Whether you seek acupuncture for chronic pain issues, digestion issues or women’s health issues like fertility,  Acupuncture will generally improve […]

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Foods to Fortify Lung Qi Energy…

Foods to Fortify Lung Qi Energy… If you are prone to Lung issues or just want to get ready for the change from Summertime to Fall,  Try Foods that Strengthen Your Lung Qi.   –Eating mostly cooked foods is recommended for Lung Qi Deficiency.–   According to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)         […]

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Failed IUI Fertility?…Get Acupuncture Before Your 3rd Round of IUI Fertility Treatments

Acupuncture Increases IUI Fertility Success! Have You had 1 or 2 Failed IUI Fertility Treatments? In general, only 3 rounds of IUI are attempted before IVF is seen as the next step. IVF is more expensive and invasive and this is why IUI is often tried first.   If you are going on your 3rd […]