How Veterans are Benefiting from Acupuncture & Why the VA is Reimbursing Acupuncturist for Community Care

A few years back, the VA began compensating licensed acupuncturists in the community for services. More recently, VA facilities began offering acupuncture on-sight and the military is rapidly incorporating acupuncture for all service members and qualified veterans...

Veterans Receive Acupuncture Treatments for PTSD as an Evidence-Based Therapy

I have treated countless veterans for PTSD with great results, but one such patient haunts me. About eight months ago, a good looking Marine in his late 40's came to see me. He lives down around Charlotte, NC with his wife and two tween girls. He returned from Afghanistan with tremendous neck pain and PTSD … Continue reading Veterans Receive Acupuncture Treatments for PTSD as an Evidence-Based Therapy

Opioid Addiction Recovery Does Not Stop With Withdrawal-Rebuild Your Health with Herbal Remedies! Part 1

This is the 1st of a 2-part series explaining herbal strategies that I use and prescribe to patients in clinic to allow for a full long-term recovery from opioid dependency. Part 2 explains how Chinese herbs are used for brain damage due to opiate use. Types of herbs used for opioid withdrawal are linked here. … Continue reading Opioid Addiction Recovery Does Not Stop With Withdrawal-Rebuild Your Health with Herbal Remedies! Part 1