TREATING YOUR HEALTH… NATURALLY!

“The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his (or her) patients in the care of the human frame, in proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.” – Thomas Edison

Acupuncture

(Diplomate of Acupuncture)

ATC / Sports Medicine

(athletic training/whole body health)

Functional Nutrition

(wellness & food therapy)

Acupuncture In Iowa City

Laura McCoy, MS, L.Ac., ATC

“To help the whole person,
you must be able to see the whole person.”

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Foods for the Winter Season

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Everybody knows that food is what gives our bodies the energy we need to survive. But not everybody is aware that certain foods should be consumed during specific times of the year. In areas like the Midwest, where fruits and vegetables are harder to keep on hand when the weather becomes colder, this principle is followed a little more

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Why am I so TIRED…and how to fix

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A very common complaint that acupuncturists hear from our patients is that they constantly feel tired. Sometimes this fatigue is related to lack of sleep, but sometimes no amount of rest seems to alleviate the sleepiness.

From an acupuncture and Chinese Medicine perspective, there are numerous imbalances in our bodies that can cause the constant fatigue. Here are some of

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Five Ways to Alleviate Insomnia

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Insomnia is a phenomenon almost everybody experiences at some point in their life. And most of us don’t know how or why it happens.  Insomnia is defined as difficulty falling asleep, despite being tired. Combatting insomnia may be easier than you think. Here are five simple ways to fall asleep faster and stay asleep all night.

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