6 December

Acupuncture for peripheral neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy describes damage to the peripheral nervous system, which transmits information from the brain and spinal cord to every other part of the body. Peripheral means ‘situated on the edge.’ Neuropathy breaks down into two separate words, both of which originate from the Greek language. Neuro means ‘relating to nerves or the nervous system,’ […]

31 May

Acupuncture for pain

At All and One Acupuncture, body pain is the most common reason patients come in. We work with a myriad of issues tied to musculoskeletal pain including: sports injuries, repetitive stress, overuse, neuropathies and chronic pain. The first step in treating body pain is to differentiate the cause of pain. We determine whether the issue […]

23 July

Protect Your Hands and Wrists from Repetitive Stress Injuries

Do you sit at a computer for most of your work day? Do you perform tasks that require you to do the same hand movements over and over? Hey, I’m talk to you musician, cashier, carpenter, or programmer. The following are a few minor changes you can implement to protect your hands and wrists from […]

25 May

Acupuncture as Effective as Prednisone for Carpal Tunnel Pain

According to a randomized, controlled study published in the May 2009 issue of the Clinical Journal of Pain, acupuncture is as effective as the corticosteroid prednisone for the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). The study investigated the efficacy of acupuncture compared with steroid treatment in patients with mild-to-moderate carpal tunnel syndrome as measured by […]

23 March

Acupuncture for Repetitive Stress Injuries

Repetitive stress injuries (RSI) are the most common job-related injuries and are responsible for the highest number of days lost among all work related injuries. One of the most well-known types of repetitive stress injury, carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) accounts for over two million visits to physicians’ offices and approximately 465,000 carpal tunnel release operations […]

2 February

Acupuncture for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

One of the most common job-related injuries, carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is responsible for the highest number of days lost among all work-related injuries. With more than two million visits to physicians’ offices and approximately 465,000 carpal tunnel release operations each year, it is the most frequent surgery of the hand and wrist. Acupuncture is […]

26 January

Treatment of Neurological Disorders with Acupuncture

A neurological disorder refers to a problem with the nervous system, which is a complex, sophisticated system that regulates and coordinates the body’s activities. Nerve pain can arise from trauma, inflammation, stroke, disease, infection, nerve degeneration, exposure to toxic chemicals, and nutrient deficiencies. Nerve pain is usually a sharp shooting pain or a constant burning […]