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"Are you tired of being in pain? Are you being told that drugs or surgery are your only options? Do you miss playing with your grandkids or participating in the sports you used to? Are you tired of hearing "oh, you are just getting older. ?" Pain and disease do not need to be a normal part of the aging process. Your body can heal itself, with a little help. We both have gone through a similar experience and you know what? It is amazing to have our lives back. We understand the frustration you are going through."
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"Are you tired of being in pain? Are you being told that drugs or surgery are your only options? Do you miss playing with your grandkids or participating in the sports you used to? Are you tired of hearing "oh, you are just getting older. ?" Pain and disease do not need to be a normal part of the aging process. Your body can heal itself, with a little help. We both have gone through a similar experience and you know what? It is amazing to have our lives back. We understand the frustration you are going through."

Acupuncture in Garrison Park, Austin - is it right for me?
Acupuncture is based on the concepts of oriental medicine or traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and is one of the oldest healing practices in the world. Garrison Park, Austin acupuncturists are health care professionals who evaluate and treat the many conditions, aches and pains that respond to acupuncture.

Acupuncturists insert very fine acupuncture needles into the body. The purpose of the needles is to stimulate acupuncture points or meridians. The needles do not inject any substance into your body and are so fine as to be virtually impossible to feel. In some cases, acupuncture may be accompanied by electrical stimulation or the burning of moxa, a form of heat therapy. Or use acupressure, where physical pressure is applied by hand or elbow to trigger points with the aim of clearing blockages in these meridians.

'Accupuncture' and 'Accupuncturist' are common mis-spellings.
Credentials for Garrison Park, Austin licensed acupuncturists?
A licensed acupuncturist in Garrison Park, Austin needs a minimum of two years college education and must complete three years of professional training and pass the State's approved licensing examination. The three year program includes both theory and hands-on clinical practice. Most States' professional training programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) and by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).