A Brief History of Chinese Acupuncture

As you probably know, Chinese Acupuncture has been in existence since before recorded times. Even before the Bronze Age, acupuncture existed in the New Stone Age, which lasted between 10,000 and 4,000 years ago! During this period of time, needles were made from stone, and Ancient Chinese people began to … Read More

The 7 Key Differences Between Chinese and Japanese Acupuncture

Acupuncture is one of the oldest forms of medicine and healing in the world. It has been around for thousands of years, and originated in China. Chinese medicine, and more specifically acupuncture, made its way to Japan through Korea in the 6th century, and has been practiced there since then … Read More

Chronic Pain Healthcare Cost Reduction Through Acupuncture

As healthcare costs rise each year, patient, and more importantly employee, health is declining. Of the chronic conditions recognized by the health industry, chronic pain accounts for 20% of them.  Acupuncture has been used for the treatment of painful conditions for thousands of years. Osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia, joint pain, and back … Read More

Acupuncture- AOMSM Keynote Speaker Announcement

The Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Society of Massachusetts (AOMSM) announced that the keynote speaker at their annual meeting will be the Integrative Medicine & Holistic Health Association’s Executive Director Geoff DePaula Lic.Ac. The meeting will be on Sunday May 6th from 10am -2pm (with a free lunch & CEU’s for those in attendance!). The location … Read More