Posts Tagged ‘joint pain’

Finding Relief with TCM: Acupuncture for Pain

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 by Sharon Sherman

When I think about the most common ailments my patients are battling, pain is definitely at the top of the list. Whether it’s migraines, neck pain, joint stiffness, arthritis or lower back pain, dealing with pain is an everyday occurrence for many. Pain is – unfortunately – extremely common. In fact, a national NIH survey […]


Could Acupuncture be the Key to Aging Gracefully?

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011 by Sharon Sherman

Growing older – we all do it. Some of us more begrudgingly than others. As time marches on, joints begin to ache, energy can fade and the face looking back at us in the mirror every morning can look…well…older. As we age, everyone wants to stay healthy and with September being Healthy Aging Month, I […]


Acupuncture for Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain: An Effective Alternative Approach

Friday, April 15th, 2011 by Sharon Sherman

Did you know that rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is the most common form of inflammatory arthritis? Researchers believe that, in 2016, nearly 1.5 million Americans will be affected by this painful autoimmune condition. And, women are two to three times more likely than men to have RA. RA is not just joint stiffness and pain, as any of […]