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Acupuncture for Prenatal Care

Pregnancy is an exciting and beautiful experience in a woman’s life. It is also a period of vulnerability for the expectant mother because of the many changes. Many women tend to accept the discomfort and issues as a “normal” part of pregnancy. Fortunately, acupuncture is safe and effective for dealing with these problems. It is […]

HCG: Not for Weight Loss

Every year there is always a new diet product being advertised as the cure-all for weight loss. This past year, the craze was for a homeopathic remedy containing HCG. Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG), a hormone produced by pregnant women and found in human placenta, is typically prescribed as an injectable to trigger ovulation in women […]