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Acupuncture for Chronic Pain in Vancouver

Chronic pain can be defined as persistent pain that lasts six months or longer.  Some people who experience chronic pain have been living with the condition for years and even decades.  Unfortunately, chronic pain will often continue long after the initial injury or...

Acupuncture and your Immune System

Your immune system is your body’s final defense against disease-causing agents such as bacteria, parasites, and viruses.  A healthy immune system depends on holistic health – a healthy mind and body that receives adequate nutrition, regular exercise, and proper...

Can Acupuncture Stimulate Healing?

​ Though acupuncture has been practiced for centuries, possibly millennia, the technique has more recently been adopted in Western medicine.  As a traditional form of Chinese medicine, acupuncture has been practiced to restore and maintain balance for better general...

Debunking the Acupuncture Myth

Acupuncture, eek needles?    Must be painful… Well, no actually. Acupuncture is not only not painful, it can be quite gentle and generally quite pleasant. There is a good reason why we associate needles with pain though, as that is what we have been taught...