Pelvic Floor Help for Women and Men Through Acupuncture
Dr. Selma Gladney, DAOM, L.Ac.
I had a wonderful opportunity to attend a continuing education class in Tampa Florida May 5-7 that focused on acupuncture for pelvic floor disorders.
Now, you may be asking what the pelvic floor is or you may be thinking, "I don’t have pelvic floor disorders." Well, chances are you do and may not know it.more
Cancer Treatment Support
Undergoing chemotherapy is a challenging process for many cancer patients and can result in debilitating symptoms like nausea, pain, and fatigue. At The Emperor's Medicine in Naperville, IL, we understand that chemotherapy can be painful, and our goal is to provide holistic support for patients who experience neuropathy from chemo, joint, and muscle pain after the treatment, as well as other side effects.
International studies support the idea that acupuncture therapy can aid in...more
Does Acupuncture Work For Nerve Pain?
At The Emperor's Medicine acupuncture clinic in Naperville, IL, we often receive inquiries from patients wondering if acupuncture can help alleviate nerve pain. In this blog post, we will explore the effectiveness of acupuncture as a treatment for nerve pain, and how it ties in with other branches of medicine like functional medicine, integrative medicine, and Chinese medicine. By understanding the various modalities available, patients can make informed decisions about their health and wellness journey. Read on to learn more!
How Can You Calm an Autoimmune Flare Up?
Autoimmune disorders can be debilitating, discouraging, and very difficult. Living with flare-ups caused by autoimmune disorders can feel hopeless, much like a mountain you can’t move. But there are many positive steps you can take to help calm your flare ups, and manage your symptoms. Yes, relief! Holistic, natural processes exist to help you move those physical mountains. Throughout this article, the experts at The Emperor’s Medicine hope to share insider tips to ease the unforgiving symptoms of the long list of autoimmune diseases.more
Can Acupuncture Improve Women's Health?
At The Emperor’s Medicine, we believe in the power of holistic methods to bring balance and natural healing to the body. We specialize in ancient medicinal practices, most specifically Acupuncture, that can provide relief from a variety of ailments.
We understand that standard western medicine practices are rooted in attempting to resolve symptoms, not the root cause of your condition, especially as a woman. If you are a woman who has tried other treatments and or been offered synthetic medicines for pain, indigestion, headaches,...more
Spring Clean Your Diet
Dr. Selma Gladney, DAOM, L.Ac.
Spring is finally here! Can you feel the shift in energy? The trees are budding, and the flowers are blossoming. Are you blossoming too? Or are you still feeling stuck in hibernation mode?
Now is the time to spring into wellness both mentally and physically.more
Acupuncture Treatment for Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune diseases are chronic conditions that cause inflammation and tissue damage when the body’s immune system goes into overdrive. The causes of autoimmune diseases are unknown, but there is evidence suggesting that stress, genetics, and environmental factors play a role.
At The Emperor's Medicine, we strive to provide women's health services through an integrative approach. As part of our holistic treatment for autoimmune disease, we offer acupuncture as an option for relief from symptoms associated...more
How Do You Treat Infertility?
The Emperor's Medicine is dedicated to helping couples with infertility issues. The inability to conceive after twelve months of regular, unprotected intercourse is referred to as infertility. There are several underlying causes for this condition in women. Our acupuncture treatments and functional medicine approach can help in many cases.more
How to Find the Right Acupuncture Care for Cancer Care
Finding the right acupuncture care for cancer is a critical part of managing your illness and symptoms. Acupuncture has been used to help reduce pain, fatigue, nausea, vomiting, and other common side effects associated with chemotherapy and radiation treatments.
At The Emperor's Medicine health clinic, we specialize in providing customized treatment plans to women and men afflicted by cancer. Our licensed acupuncturists are committed to helping patients find relief from the pain and discomfort associated with...more
Is Acupuncture Effective as a Pain Reliever For Women?
Acupuncture is an ancient practice that has been used for thousands of years to treat a variety of health issues. It involves the insertion of thin needles into specific areas of the body, called acupoints, which are believed to stimulate healing energy. Acupuncture is often used to relieve pain associated with injuries and chronic conditions such as arthritis, migraines, and fibromyalgia. Years and years of research have supported the use of acupuncture for treating acute and chronic musculoskeletal pain...more
Gluten Free Diet as Primary Prevention for Autoimmune Disease
Jean Macary, APRN, ANP-BC, Nurse Practitioner
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Why Is Acupuncture For Women's Health Important?
At The Emperor’s Medicine in Naperville, we believe in the power of acupuncture to heal the body and mind. Acupuncture is an ancient form of Chinese medicine that has been used for centuries to provide relief and healing to women of all ages. It is a safe, natural, and effective way to address various women’s health issues, from fertility and pregnancy to menopause and pain relief. This article will discuss why acupuncture is important in women’s health and how it can improve...more
What Does Functional Medicine Consist of?
Throughout the course of human history, we have always sought to better ourselves and heal from sickness or ailments. For years, humans have treated everything from the common cold to extreme sickness and broken bones with different medical approaches. Some schools of medicine promoted natural healing practices, while others turned towards a clinical approach.
These two approaches to medicine essentially define different cultural attitudes as well as different clinical techniques employed to study and treat ailments. At...more
What Are The Four Benefits of Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is the art of inserting needles into the skin at strategic locations to reduce inflammation, promote wellness and healing, and even treat a number of different medical conditions. At The Emperor’s Medicine of Illinois, we know a thing or two about how transformative acupuncture can be. Here are four of the top benefits of receiving acupuncture treatment from us!more
What Are The Benefits of Chinese Medicine?
Chinese Medicine has been used for thousands of years and offers many benefits. People who have struggled to access or who have not had the best results with Western medicine can really benefit from traditional Chinese medicine. The Emperor's Medicine offers a patient-specific approach to medicine and wellness. Our...more