1. “I hate needles! Can I still have acupuncture?”

    If you have a fear of needles but would like to try acupuncture, you’re not alone. It’s still common at both of our Loveland and Fort Collins offices to hear patients tell us they have a fear of needles when we recommend an acupuncture treatment for a specific condition. Needles are one of the t…Read More

  2. Physical Therapy for Runner’s Knee

    Runner's knee is a condition that is typically felt as pain around the patella, or knee cap. This pain can occur after increasing your mileage, changing the incline of your run, or even just as a new runner starting his/her training. When we treat this diagnosis in our Loveland or Fort Collins offic…Read More

  3. Acupuncture to Balance Your Moods

    If you or someone you know suffers from frequent irritability or mood swings, consider trying acupuncture. Acupuncture has been shown to stimulate emotional centers in the brain to help release serotonin, which will help to balance your emotions. Most people report feeling very relaxed and at ease a…Read More

  4. How Massage Helps Amputees

    Massage and Amputations An amputation of a limb or part of a limb is something that can affect a person's lifestyle greatly.  Even after the amputation, a person can suffer from phantom pain, residual limb pain, hypersensitivity, scar tissue, swelling and poor blood circulation.  These effects can…Read More

  5. What Is Sports Massage?

    What is sports massage? There are four different types of sports massage therapy. You have Pre-event, Post-event, Restorative and Rehabilitation. All four are performed at different stages of training. By breaking each one down, you will have an understanding of how massage benefits your overall ath…Read More

  6. Beat IBS with Acupuncture

    Are you tired of taking your Irritable Bowel Syndrome medication with little to no relief? Consider trying acupuncture as a safe and viable treatment adjunct! Acupuncture will help to relax abdominal cramping, reduce gas and bloating, and can reduce the severity of your symptoms. We've had some good…Read More

  7. Say “Goodbye” to Morning Sickness

    Are you suffering from morning sickness? We know how horrible it can be, and we are here to help. Acupuncture is a viable treatment option for nausea and morning sickness. Tiny acupuncture needles will be placed into specific acupuncture points that are know to help settle the stomach, decrease naus…Read More

  8. Increase your Chances of Conceiving

    Research states that women who are undergoing IVF treatments are 65% more likely to conceive when they integrated acupuncture into their IVF treatments. Acupuncture will help increase blood flow to the reproductive organs, as well as increase the thickness of the uterine lining. Acupuncture also hel…Read More

  9. Battle Depression with Regular Acupuncture Treatment

    If you or someone you know is battling depression, try Acupuncture! Many people don't like the side effects that come along with most anti-depressants, and acupuncture is a great, drug-free option to help control your symptoms. Most individuals with depression are advised to start out with about 4-6…Read More

  10. Calling All Athletes! Give Acupuncture a Try!

    Are you training for a big, upcoming race or athletic event? Acupuncture is a great tool to help assist you in becoming the best athlete that you can be! Acupuncture can help increase blood flow and circulation to your muscles, and help you if you've suffered from a strained muscle. Increased lung f…Read More