Entries by theamericanwellnesssociety

Wellness Wednesday: Acupuncture

RAPID CITY, S.D. – For this Wellness Wednesday segment, NewsCenter1’s Monica Davis learns about acupuncture, its benefits, and misconceptions about the treatment. Acupuncture dates to ancient China when it was the only form of medicine and was used to treat everything. But they used fish bones instead of single-use needles. Nic Krueger, a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist […]

Enhancing Intelligence With Kids Yoga Stories

In the last decade, studies have been conducted that look into the benefits of Yoga; and several have concluded that with regard to children, consistent Yoga practice is linked to improved academic performance, decreased misbehavior, greater physical fitness, and better overall health. Use in Schools Some schools, public and private, across the United States, have […]

Wellness Coaches unveils new mobile technology suite

Onsite wellness coaching firm Wellness Coaches is set to unveil a suite of health and wellness applications that merges mobile technology with inspiration and motivational content with data analytics for companies that do not have access to live, in-person wellness coaches. The new solution will not only work with the coaches and the employees who […]

Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura – Could Sugar Be a Contributing Factor to Your ITP Disorder?

Could what you eat trigger your ITP disorder? There is a strong possibility, especially when it comes to Sugar. If  you have just found out you have Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura or have already run the gamut of conventional medical treatments, and have already exhausted some of the options of traditional ITP treatment, only to find […]