Welcome to The Emperor's Medicine! In this article, we will explore the fascinating world of integrative medicine's perspective on women's health in Naperville. At The Emperor's Medicine, we recognize the importance of empowering women with holistic approaches to achieve optimal health and overall well-being. With a focus on acupuncture and functional medicine in Naperville, we aim to provide valuable insights into how integrative medicine techniques can benefit women in this vibrant city.more
In the fast-paced and competitive world of sports, injuries are unfortunately a common occurrence. Athletes in Naperville, Illinois, are no exception to this. However, what if there was a natural, non-invasive treatment option that not only helps with sports injuries, but also aids in muscle recovery? In this blog post, we will explore the benefits of acupuncture for sports injuries and muscle recovery in Naperville and how you can set up an appointment at The Emperor's Medicine’s acupuncture clinic.more
Whether you suffer from a digestive disorder, or are looking to improve your overall gut health, contact The Emperor’s Medicine in Naperville to see how functional medicine can help you. We specialize in treating the root causes of diseases — not just the symptoms —so we can help heal the whole self with a patient-specific approach to medicine and wellness. Our bodies possess self-healing capabilities and our duty as physicians and health practitioners is to strengthen and improve these mechanisms of innate healing. So, in functional and...more
Acupuncture is a form of Traditional Chinese Medicine that has been used to treat a variety of ailments with the insertion of thin needles into specific points on the body known as acupoints. These acupoints are said to be connected to energy pathways, or meridians, that run throughout the body. Stimulation of these acupoints is thought to bring balance to the body and improve health.
Acupuncture has been used for centuries to help with...more
Living in a state of constant pain is debilitating and decreases your quality of life. If you experience chronic pain and are tired of living this way, acupuncture could be the solution. Acupuncture is known to be an effective and natural treatment for persistent pain. At The Emperor’s Medicine, we offer acupuncture treatment in Naperville to manage chronic pain allowing you to live a pain-free life.more
Are you seeking a natural and effective solution for pain relief? Look no further than The Emperor's Medicine in Naperville, IL. With our expertise in acupuncture, we offer a holistic approach to pain management that has been proven to provide relief for various conditions. Whether you're dealing with back pain, joint pain, or general discomfort, acupuncture may be the answer you've been looking for. Let's delve deeper into the question of how long it takes for...more
Are you seeking natural ways to support your immune system? Look no further than The Emperor's Medicine in Naperville, IL. With our expertise in acupuncture, we offer a holistic approach to healthcare that has been proven effective in calming the immune system. Acupuncture, a traditional Chinese medicine practice, has gained recognition for its potential to address various health conditions, including autoimmune diseases such as hypothyroidism and...more
Dr. Selma Gladney, DAOM, L.Ac.
Autoimmune diseases are conditions where the body's immune system mistakenly attacks healthy cells in the body. It can be debilitating, painful, and a life-long struggle for millions of people worldwide. Although conventional medicine has made significant strides in treating autoimmune diseases, many patients seek out alternative forms of therapy such as Chinese medicine.
Acupuncture, an integral part of Chinese medicine, has been shown to alleviate autoimmune symptoms, making it a popular choice for many. In Naperville, Illinois,...more
In the realm of healthcare, there has been a growing interest in alternative approaches that go beyond conventional medicine. Integrative medicine and functional medicine are two such practices that have gained prominence. While these terms are sometimes used interchangeably, it is important to understand that they represent distinct approaches. At The Emperor’s Medicine, we understand that care...more
Chinese medicine, with its rich history and holistic approach to healthcare, has gained popularity worldwide. In recent years, the ancient practices of Chinese medicine have been recognized for their numerous benefits, both physical and mental. One such practice is acupuncture. The Emperor’s Medicine specializes in integrative medicine and acupuncture. Explore the amazing benefits acupuncture has to...more
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
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
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!
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Jean Macary, APRN, ANP-BC, Nurse Practitioner
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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
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
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
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