LS 148 - An Eastern Twist on Western Medicine with Dr. Erin West

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Fernando Aires speaks with Dr. Erin West about the benefits of acupuncture treatement and the Chinese medicine approach to treatement.

Key Takeaways:

2:20 - An overview of acupuncture

7:52 - How stress can actually benefit you through motivation and necessity

9:48 - How acupuncture relieves stress and pain

12:17 - How acupunture and Chinese medicine in general can help with infertility issues

15:30 - The reason behind adding herbs to acupuncture

18:32 - Common sense ideas in Chinese medicine such as avoiding cold water

22:12 - How Dr. West's past experience as a vet and dealing with animals helps her with he current work with people

24:56 - The differences and similarities in medicinal approaches between the US and Canada

Websites Mentioned:

emendhealth.com

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