Category Archives: Natural Medicine Alpharetta

Acupuncture for Allergies!

Acupuncture for Allergies! Did you know acupuncture relieves allergy symptoms like stuffiness, headache, itchy eyes, and runny nose? Acupuncture reduces inflammation and irritation by strategically placing itty-bitty needles the size of a human hair on your skin.  Dr. Board is … Continue reading

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Efficient and Effective Digestion for the New Year

It’s that time of year again – when we strive to make sweeping changes for the better, often to see our resolve crumble in a matter of weeks.  As we’ve suggested before, try implementing smaller changes, and set yourself up … Continue reading

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Another Reason to Love Turmeric

We’ve long known that turmeric, the root-derived spice commonly used in curry, provides many surprising health benefits. It’s already widely used as an effective anti-inflammatory. Now we may begin to see doctors treating depression with turmeric as well. A recent … Continue reading

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Back to School!

It’s that time of year again.  While the lazier days of summer are nice, we actually thrive more on routine. A new school year is a fresh start and an excellent time to implement healthy habits such as daily exercise, … Continue reading

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Why I Like Acupuncture

When tending to our health, we come with entrenched belief systems based upon education, experience, cultural norms and the influence of people we trust. Many of us are dubious of “alternative” methods of healing. At Atlanta Functional Medicine, practitioners employ … Continue reading

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Spring Has Sprung!

Yes, here it is in all its glory — my favorite time of year! This is the time for fresh starts and rebirths as we see our perennial plantings returning like newer versions of old friends, and as we make changes … Continue reading

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Your Healthiest Self

You’ve probably seen the statistics — the rate of obesity in the United States is hovering around 30%. Even those of us who are not obese will find that the lifestyle of our youth no longer yields the same results. … Continue reading

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