Decreased estrogen brings decreased bone density

Osteoporosis is characterized by decreased bone density of normal bone. Lowered estrogen, often associated with menopause, can increase your risk.

Normally we think of calcium has the only one way to increase bone health and if you do take calcium supplements remember it is essential to also take Vitamin D, magnesium, and vitamin K for calcium to work.

But do you want to use herbs instead? Black Cohosh is a traditional herb for female hormonal balance of estrogens and osteoporosis. Alfalfa, Silica, and Horsetail are also known to slow down osteoporosis.

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COVID-19 Announcement

To Our Acupuncture Atlanta Community

As Georgia starts to reopen, Acupuncture Atlanta is committed to providing quality care and helping you stay healthy in this environment defined by a new normal. Acupuncture at its core is a preventative modality and our practitioners are here to work with you and design a treatment plan that is suitable for your specific needs.

The clinic will resume treatments on May 7th with limited hours and new guidelines. Please check the Book Appointment page for available days and time slots, or call us. 

We will also be taking extra protective measures to ensure the safety of our patients and staff:

·      Provide disinfectant wipes and hand sanitizers

·      Practitioners will wear protective masks and gloves

·      Use disposable paper sheets

·      Treatment tables and other surfaces will be sanitized after each patient.

·      Appointments will be spread out to allow time for sanitizing treatment rooms

·      Minimize the number of people waiting in the front lobby

 

Please check your appointment confirmations for specific instructions. Our commitment to keeping everyone safe and healthy is our top priority.