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Taking Control of Stress

If you look stress up in the dictionary, you are likely to find a definition somewhere along the lines of “A physical pressure, pull, or other force exerted on one thing by another”.   When I lecture on the topic I like to use a slightly different concept.  I define stress as circumstances, both real and […]

Acupuncture and PMS

By  Charles Yarborough, L.Ac. (Live Well Acupuncturist)

No one ever said being a woman was easy.  And for many women, one of the chief biological challenges is PMS.  Recognizing this fact centuries ago, the Chinese developed a highly specialized tradition of women’s medicine.  In fact, an often-repeated maxim of Chinese medicine is, “To treat one woman […]

Infertility and Acupuncture: A Traditional Chinese Medicine Perspective

For some women the issue of infertility can be a daunting task that may have occurred in a family from one generation to the next.  Traditional Chinese medicine has been offering balanced explanations and resolutions to the subject for over a thousand years!

Now, if I may compare a woman’s uterus to farming soil it will […]

By |August 28th, 2014|Acupuncture Los Angeles, Blog|0 Comments

Pilates, Acupuncture, Chiropractic and Soft Tissue Corrective Therapy at Live Well, Los Angeles / Spring 2014

Happy Spring! With Easter and Passover now done the time to spring into health is literally here. At Live Well we will be continuing to challenge you with Pilates classes and we have added additional class times to fit everyone’s schedules. To see the most up-to-date offerings please visit

If fertility […]

Rheumatoid Arthritis & Chiropractic Care

We often hear the term arthritis used in a very generic sense. But did you know that there are many different types of arthritis? Each has their own specific symptoms, manifestations of the disease, and treatments.

Rheumatoid arthritis or RA is actually an autoimmune disorder.  Unlike osteoarthritis which is more of a wearing down at joints, in […]

By |August 10th, 2014|Acupuncture Los Angeles, Blog, Chiropractor Los Angeles|0 Comments

Pilates Classes Now Offered By Instructor and Dancer Michael Crotty

If you’ve ever taken a Pilates class at Live Well Chiropractic, you know that several of our instructors have roots in the world of dance and theater. One of those instructors, Michael Crotty, will be featured in the upcoming season of the renowned L.A. Contemporary Dance Company, and we hope you’ll have a chance to […]

Peripheral Neuropathy and Acupuncture

If you experience numbness or bouts of tingling and burning in your hands or feet, you may have peripheral neuropathy. This condition is labeled “peripheral” because the pain doesn’t emanate from the brain initially but is instead located in the extremities. Peripheral neuropathy may be caused by a localized injury such as carpal tunnel syndrome […]

By |June 11th, 2014|Acupuncture Los Angeles, Blog, Chiropractor Los Angeles|0 Comments

Los Angeles Leads Nation in Stress and Managing with Acupuncture

Acupuncture for Stress: How Does it Work?
Los Angeles may be the entertainment capital of the world but it is also the most stressed-out city in America. And there are lots of reasons why. According to a 2011 Forbes Magazine study, Los Angeles offers not only the highest national ozone levels but the third-worst traffic congestion […]

By |April 27th, 2014|Acupuncture Los Angeles, Blog|0 Comments

Migraines and Natural Treatment Options (Acupuncture, Chiropractic and Massage)

Migraine Relief Without Drugs?
It may creep up on you in the middle of your day or it may arrive with lightning bolts and floating auras. Yes, it’s your migraine and it’s here for a visit. You’ve suffered through lots of these headaches and you know what to expect: hours of searing, unrelenting pain often accompanied […]