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Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist

Silver Spring, Maryland
I am an acupuncturist and massage therapist in Silver Spring, MD.
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In Vetro Fertilization Aided by Acupuncture by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body In the February 8, 2008 issue of the British Medical Journal a meta-analysis (a study that combines and analyzes data from many studies) of seven studies that involved 1, ... Read on »
Stress in Your Workplace? by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body In an article published in the Business section of the Washington Post on February 19, 2008, author Vickie Elmer discussed the effects of stress in the workplace. In ... Read on »
Chinese Nutrition vs. Western Nutrition by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body Just last night I was discussing the topic of nutrition with a patient. This is a subject that comes up repeatedly during treatment sessions. It comes up because I ask ... Read on »
Do you have Stubborn Pre-Adolescent or Adolescent Children? by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body Now I don’t claim to have all the answers…but I have found that my pre-adolescent daughters are becoming more intransigent in the ways. They may wake up this way or come ... Read on »
Top Ten List to Avoid Low Back Injury While Shoveling! by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body Every Winter the snow falls and most people don’t think twice about grabbing that shovel and heading out the door to shovel the walk, driveway or dig the car(s) out. Eve ... Read on »
Have You Ever Treated…? by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body Have You Ever Treated…? I get asked this a lot and I guess I can understand the question, what with today being the age of specialists. People want to know if I am a ... Read on »
Acupuncture during Surgery by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body The Chicago Tribune in an article written by Jean P. Fisher, reported on Monday November 19, 2007 that acupuncture was used during surgery to control possible nausea and ... Read on »
Who Does Not Want to Have A Period? by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body Ugh! The Mess, the pain before, the pain during, the emotional roller coaster, being so tired, the bloating, the breast tenderness. Wouldn’t be great if you could just ... Read on »
Strengthening Ourselves in Fall and Winter. by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body I was recently doing research on how to best prepare my backyard for growing new grass and to help make the lawn stronger and the earth richer for next year. I found art ... Read on »
Maryland Governor Wants to Tax Massage by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body Dear Reader: Today begins a special session of the Maryland legislature in which the legislature will begin to debate Governor O’Malley’s proposals to close the State ... Read on »
It’s So Strange by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body The weather around here has been very strange of sorts.  The calendar says it is October but the weather outside feels like June.  The nights are cool and the days are ho ... Read on »
Fall Cooked Fruit Recipe by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body Try this great way to have fruit this fall. It makes a great dessert or a refreshing snack after raking the leaves. Plums 1/2tsp ginger Pears ... Read on »
Fall into Autumn by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body As you may have noticed, or you may not have as the weather has not changed much, it is now Fall/Autumn. The change of seasons in Chinese Medicine is more than an ite ... Read on »
Low Back Pain Study Proves Acupuncture Helps! by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body Yesterday in the Archives of Internal Medicine a study was published that was conducted in Germany. This study studied the efficacy of acupuncture’s ability to reduce lo ... Read on »
Hip Hurt? Trouble Crossing Your Leg? by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body Lately I have seen a spate of hip injuries. The patient usually comes in complaining of pain the starts on the upper part of the leg but on the side. The pain is usuall ... Read on »
It’s Been a While… by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body So I have not been writing or posting to my blog in a while. It has been the whole month of August without a post. Honestly that fact had been driving me a little crazy ... Read on »
Preparing Athletes for Injury by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body Just this week I saw an article in a local paper on a subject that I have wanted to write about for a while now. Finally I have the impetus. This article appeared in ... Read on »
Acupuncturists Without Borders by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body This past weekend I attended a training led by a group called Acupuncturists Without Borders. During this training I learned about Acupuncturists Without Borders efforts ... Read on »
A Highway Cop and His Headache by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body Recently an article appeared in the Middletown Journal – a newspaper in Ohio. The story was written about a 47-year old Ohio Highway Patrol sergeant, who is also a husb ... Read on »
What Happened? My back hurts. by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted in: Blog Posts in Mind-Body A lot of people who come in to see me come for muscular tightness in their lower or upper back. Many have pain; loss of mobility and all have a sense of frustration at t ... Read on »