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"Battlefield" Acupuncture

"Battlefield" Acupuncture

I have recently been implementing “Battlefield" Acupuncture with great effect for severe pain as a compliment to my more thorough treatment protocol.  This is the most effective short-term analgesic I have found in over a decade.  The effects are stunning and the implications many. 

"This is one of the fastest pain attenuators in existence — the pain can be gone in five minutes," said Col. Richard Niemtzow, a physician, acupuncturist, senior adviser to the Air Force surgeon general, and founder of the approach...

Cancer Prevention and Survival: Nutrition and Supplements

Cancer Prevention and Survival: Nutrition and Supplements

As part of Midwest Specialty Acupuncture’s series on cancer, today we delve into foods, supplements and how we nourish ourselves.  Because there is a lot of information out there and new supplement claims can be made by just about anyone with a computer, we are going to focus on the recommendations of an expert panel whose job it is to analyze data for this very reason...

 

The Meditative Art of Qi Gong in Minneapolis

The Meditative Art of Qi Gong in Minneapolis

“Qi” means life energy.  It animates us, providing function to our structure.  Its vibrancy is dependent on flow.  That flow coalesces in the channels or meridians.  These conduits connect the entire body into an integrative whole.  Each aspect of us affects every other aspect.  And this goes for more than just the physical body, but the emotional and spiritual bodies as well.  Qi flows through each of these and all of us and our many complexities, integrating us into one fantastically functional unit...