Acupuncture is one of the most frequently used alternative medicine modalities in the world. In 2019 the United States of America passed legislation ensuring access to acupuncture for military members and military dependents. In Canada Acupuncture is a regulated profession in Alberta, B.C., Ontario, Quebec, and Newfoundland.
Today, more than ever, women come to us seeking an alternative approach when faced with specific health concerns.
At ACATCM College Clinic, we provide valuable insights, experience and expertise to help each woman at different stages in their life cycle.
The development of the food industry has deeply affected human’s dietary habit such as the increased consumption of food with a greater amount of fat and sugar. Along with a more sedentary work and lifestyle, chronic diseases such as obesity and cardiovascular diseases are becoming the main cause of disability and death all over the world.
Eczema refers to a group of dermal diseases involving rash-like inflammatory skin conditions, and the most common type of eczema is atopic dermatitis or atopic eczema. Atopic diseases have genetically inherited tendency to lead to the development of other allergic conditions, such as asthma and hay fever.
Gout is one of the most painful forms of arthritis caused by long-term purine metabolic disturbance. It is clinically characterized by high levels of uric acid in the body (hyperuricemia), repeated attacks of acute arthritis, chronic arthritis with deformity of joints, formation and sedimentation of uric acid deposits (trophi) under the skin, and pathogenic change of the kidney.