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FDA Supports Acupuncture

Hello Everyone!! Just wanted to share this article about the FDA’s support for the use of acupuncture for pain management.  The FDA is recommending that health care providers get more information about acupuncture to help patients avoid prescription opioids and how … Continue reading

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Is work a pain in your neck?

Is work a pain in your neck? Is sitting at the computer for several hours a day giving you headaches? A recent research study attached below shows that dry needling can help! Dry needling of the trapezius muscle in office … Continue reading

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Shoulder Pain?

Here is a great study showing positive results from dry needling and shoulder pain! http://www.manualtherapyjournal.com/article/S1356-689X(16)30688-9/abstract?cc=y= The study reports that patients in the study not only had an increase in their range of motion, but also a significant decrease in their … Continue reading

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More neck pain and dry needling research

Here is a little more research on Dry Needling and neck pain! When we are dealing with unexplained neck pain that is interrupting our daily activities, Dry Needling and Acupuncture can help! Here is the  outcome from a study published … Continue reading

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Top 5 Reasons To Try Functional Dry Needling For Pain Relief

1. Improved mobility.  Dry needling leads to increased range of motion (ROM).  Needling stimulates the muscle tissue, allowing it to release from chronic contractions.  Many patients see an increase in after their first treatment . 2. Less pain.  Dry needling stimulates … Continue reading

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Thoracic Outlet Syndrom

 Dealing with Thoracic Outlet Syndrome/ Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Here is an abstract from the Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Sciences about treating thoracic outlet syndrome with dry needling.  Thoracic outlet syndrome can have the same symptoms as carpal tunnel … Continue reading

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Get Your Nutrition On!

Come in and meet Heather Colleran PhD RDN  and learn how you can control your inflammation by changing the foods that you eat! Have a great weekend!

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Tendon Injuries

Now that spring is almost here, it is time to start moving again!  This, for some, will bring on tendon injuries. This article give some treatment options including strengthening and Dry Needling. If you are suffering from tennis or golfer’s … Continue reading

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Neck pain and Dry Needling: Research

Here is a little more research on Dry Needling and neck pain! When we are dealing with unexplained neck pain that is interrupting our daily activities, Dry Needling and Acupuncture can help! Here is the  outcome from a study published … Continue reading

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Dry Needling the Upper Trapezius

Dry Needling the Upper Trapezius The pain in the upper trapezius is one of the most common complaints that I treat daily in my practice. Patients usually complain of headaches with pain on the side of their head and behind … Continue reading

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