The understanding of the myofascial network has increased in the past decade and is showing such an important bridge for understanding how acupuncture works. Fascia is a type of connective tissue that wraps around all muscles, bones, and organs to provide support and stability to the body. These fascial networks form a web of connective tissue that provides structural stability, flexibility, communication, and coordination between all parts of the body. This article explains the importance of the fascia and how to utilize this knowledge within your acupuncture practice.[Read more…] about The Importance of the Fascia
This article goes through the necessities for a travel acupuncture kit. Travel kits are great to have on hand in the case of home visits, on-site sessions for corporate lunches, yoga classes, or even events. Make sure your malpractice insurance covers you outside of your office![Read more…] about Curating Your Travel Acupuncture Kit
Working as Acupuncturists or healthcare practitioners, we are expected to know the answer to a plethora of things at our fingertips, especially if the question is as basic as how does this work. This article dives into various theories and mechanisms of action behind Acupuncture and will hopefully equip you with a few talking points when confronted with this question.[Read more…] about Explaining How Acupuncture Works
The best place to look for information about your licensure, the scope of practice, and other information regarding practicing acupuncture is your individual state’s acupuncture association website (or the state you wish to practice within).[Read more…] about Acupuncture State Association List
Acupuncture is not as respected as it should be within the realm of Medical Professions. With weak and inconsistent legislation national wide, the profession faces challenges to move forward and gain the recognition it deserves. This article hopes to shed light on some of the ways you can support the profession, whether a practitioner or general supporter.[Read more…] about How to Advocate for the Acupuncture Profession.