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Ways to Maximize the Effects of Acupuncture

While a large group of researchers still struggle to reconcile with acupuncture concepts, such as Qi using scientific mechanisms, a large part of our population swears by the efficacy of this simple needle treatment. San Francisco acupuncture can effectively relieve pain, cure a number of illnesses, and fix a myriad health problems. If you are convinced regarding the benefits of acupuncture, here are a few ways to maximize your experience. Eat something before the session:...
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How Long Does Acupuncture Last After Treatment?

Acupuncture is an alternative form of treatment that involves the insertion of very fine needles at specific points of the body to varying depths. People across the globe have embraced acupuncture treatment in San Francisco, owing to its efficacy in pain management, and in the treatment of other myriad health ailments. Many people wishing to try acupuncture often ask the question – how long does the effect of acupuncture last? The answer to this commonly...
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Why Choose Anchor Acupuncture & Wellness?

Located in downtown San Francisco at 22 Battery Street, Anchor Acupuncture & Wellness offers a wide variety of treatments.  Amanda Moler, clinic owner and Senior Acupuncturist has a forte is in women’s health and fertility, and her passion for Traditional Chinese Medicine extends beyond just this specialty.  She also treats low immunity, digestive issues, and pain.  And with her vast experience across multiple pathologies, Amanda at Anchor Acupuncture & Wellness is here to help what...
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How Acupuncture Helps to Boost Fertility

The overwhelming anguish and anxiety experienced by couples struggling with infertility issues, drives them to seek different forms of treatment in order to increase chances of getting pregnant. From simple home remedies to fertility drugs to even surgery and in-vitro fertilization, there are myriad options for people struggling to have a child. For those who do not want to go the IVF route, or who want to optimize IVF, many pursue  alternative and holistic treatments...
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Check How San Francisco Acupuncturists can help to Reduce Stress Naturally

Nowadays, stress is a part and parcel of modern living. Now more than ever, it is crucial for our well being to more efficiently assimilate stressors. We all know the negative impacts stress can have, from lowered immunity, to fatigue, to physical and emotional congestion. Left untreated, stress can lead to several other serious conditions. We all know this, but is there to do? Luckily, there are myriad holistic treatments to overcome stress, acupuncture treatment...
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Acupuncture for Weight Loss in San Francisco

Acupuncture is a needle-based alternative therapy that is used to treat a number of health issues, including arthritis, migraines, depression, chronic pain, indigestion, anxiety and insomnia. It is also sometimes used for weight loss. Acupuncture has been practiced for hundreds of years in traditional Chinese medicine and is believed to stimulate the flow of “chi”, or vital energy, in the body. This in turn helps improve a range of factors that are known to contribute...
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Treat Insomnia with Anchor Acupuncture in San Francisco

When you think of ways to improve your sleep, getting yourself poked with a bunch of needles may not be what you had in mind. But when all else fails, acupuncture could be the treatment that works. In fact, acupuncturists have been helping people with sleep disorders for many years. It works more effectively and is much safer than sleep medications, which have an addictive nature and a number of side effects. Acupuncture as a...
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A Guide to the Latest Acupuncture Myths from Our Trusted San Francisco Team

By understanding more about acupuncture, you can begin to realize its benefits and explore how the practice can positively impact your lifestyle. Our team at Anchor Acupuncture in San Francisco. has helped thousands of clients experience the value of acupuncture and within this latest post, we’re highlighting several myths related to acupuncture. Acupuncture Hurts While acupuncture does involve the placement of needles into the skin, the acupuncture treatment does not involve any physical pain. The...
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