National Institutes of Health reports that millions of adults have used acupuncture to treat variety of conditions from low-back pain to insomnia. However, many are not aware that pediatric acupuncture is on the verge of becoming mainstream treatment for childhood illnesses. National Health Interview Survey in 2007 revealed that 150,000 children in the U.S. used acupuncture.
You may wonder, how does exactly acupuncture work? In Chinese and Oriental medicine theory, pain and
Hi! My name is Morgan, and I’m Yumiko’s only child. I’m thirteen (Morgan is now 19 in 2022), and I love reading, sewing, drawing, swimming and trampoline-ing. I was born in a yurt behind my Grandfather’s house, where my parents were living at the time. I was breech, and if we were in the hospital, I would have been born by cesarean section. Luckily, my dad called our acupuncturist, and he came and needled my mom. I came right out! A lot of people ask me what I thought of acup