Dangers of Artificial Food Dyes and Food Colorings
Food dyes and food colorings are intended to make our dishes look delish and appealing to eat. They make our cookies festive and our store-bought smoothies appear healthy. Like sugar, food dyes and food colorings are in everything and they are not good for us. Since 1955, an individual’s food dye consumption has increased five...
Adrenaline Dominance: The Significant Impact It Has On Your Health
Adrenaline is a hormone produced by the adrenal glands. There are two reasons for adrenaline to be released: one is in response to stress, and the other is to ensure that the brain has received enough sugar (glucose). The body uses adrenaline as an aid to create an increase in glucose from protein, as well as stimulate the release of...
Pediatric Acupuncture to Treat Developmental Delays in Children
While acupuncture is one of the methods of Chinese Medicine, it’s more often thought of as being used on adults. However, Chinese Medicine also offers pediatric acupuncture, traditionally called Shonishin, which translates as: Shonishin = Sho (“little”) + ni (“children”) + shin (“needle”) This Shonishin...
Acupuncture and Moxibustion: The Best Natural Anti-aging Systems
Facial acupuncture and cosmetic acupuncture has been a part of Chinese Medicine for ages. (Pun intended.) In fact, Mei Zhen, as it’s called, was first used by the Sung Dynasty empress around 960-1279 AD. The good news? You don’t have to be an empress (or emperor) to experience the full range of effects acupuncture can offer to...
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