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We’ll admit it: most Americans come to acupuncture as a last resort.  Elite MD is no different.  Many of our clients have had numerous surgeries or have tried an entire pharmacy of medications with little success.  Many are pregnant or are parents who want their families to utilize gentle, natural treatments whenever possible. Not too…

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The diagnosis is difficult enough to deal with.  The treatment shouldn’t be even more difficult.  Luckily, acupuncture has been shown to significantly reduce chemotherapy side-effects, such as: nausea vomiting pain poor sleep quality and anxiety (Tas, 2014). Further, it can reduce dependence on anti-nausea medications (Reindi, 2006) and even help with certain chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathies…

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Life wasn’t always like this!  Our ancestors could scarcely have imagined the sheer number and constancy of stressors that each of us deal with every day, and it never lets up!  Work and school don’t quit, children don’t raise themselves, traffic doesn’t move fast enough, and the demands placed on us, both voluntary and involuntary,…

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Peripheral neuropathy has become a way of life for many people—especially cancer survivors and people living with diabetes.  It often causes weakness, numbness and pain, usually in your hands and feet, but it can also affect other areas of your body. Luckily, study after study shows that there is a natural treatment for peripheral neuropathy, and we boast one of…

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We hear it in our clinic every day: “I always get allergies this time of year.”  But did you know that allergies are not an inevitability?  Allergies happen because your eager immune system overreacts to an otherwise benign substance, such as certain foods, chemicals, or plant matter like pollen, mold, or grass. Forceful sneezes, gushing…

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