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Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Sufferer’s Story

Childhood arthritis is the number one cause of acquired disability in children, and the sixth most common childhood disease following asthma, congenital heart disease, cerebral palsy, diabetes, and epilepsy. It is estimated that 300,000 children in the U.S. suffer from some form of arthritis or rheumatic disease. Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) is also called juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) and… Read more »

Getting The Point: The Benefits Of Acupuncture

Acupuncture is one of the oldest healing practices in the world, dating back at least 3,000 years as one of the central modalities of traditional Chinese medicine.  In comparison, modern or Western medicine has been practiced for only about 200 years. Acupuncture was first recorded in the  Huangdi Neijing (Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine),… Read more »