Treating Internet & Gaming Addiction with Acupuncture, Q&A with Diana Yang, DACM Graduate

Ever feel like you’re constantly glued to your phone or computer? Scrolling through Instagram for hours? Candy crush got your hooked? For many, Internet addiction is a…

New Study Explains the Physiology of Acupuncture in Migraine Treatment

According to epidemiological research, severe headaches or migraines affect one in six Americans [1], and headaches in general were “reported to be the third-largest cause of years…

Can Acupuncture Treat Cancer?

An Interview with TCM Oncology Specialist Dr. Erlene Chiang For years, cancer patients have sought out traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) to help counteract the harsh side effects…

Q&A with Dr. Jung Kim: Assistant Director of Clinical Education at ACTCM

To get to know our teachers and supervisors beyond the classroom and the clinic, we’re sitting down with a different faculty member each month to ask them…

Dr. Kim Jung talking with two American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) students.

Ultimate Guide for Choosing an Acupuncture School

In short, the decision to expand your education is huge–one that takes careful and considerable thought. Whether you’re seeking a new journey, embarking on a second career,…

Dr. Steve Given Featured on Everyday Acupuncture Podcast

November 3, 2017

The ACTCM Associate Academic Dean, Dr. Steve Given, was recently interviewed on Everyday Acupuncture, a podcast that features experienced practitioners speaking about how you can apply the principles…

ACTCM in China: Where the Grass is Greener…

April 29, 2015

This week we feature a story from Melissa Coats one of our six students who is in China completing a three month scholarship at Henan University. By Melissa Coats There…

Acupuncture Proves Effective Treatment for Headaches

June 1, 2010

San Francisco, CA – National Headache Awareness Week is June 6 – 12, 2010. This annual event aims to gain recognition of headache pain as a real…

Men’s Health Week: June 14-20, 2010

June 1, 2010

San Francisco, CA – Celebrated every year during the week leading up to Father’s Day, Men’s Health Week aims to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems…

Salaries for Acupuncturists and Massage Therapists On Rise

May 27, 2010

Acupuncture has gained significant popularity in mainstream society as a natural and effective means to treat a number of illnesses, including respiratory disorders, digestive issues, food allergies,…