Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine are Natural Treatments for Men’s Health
Statistically men are known to be more risk takers with their health than women. They are more likely to drink, smoke, use other vices, ignore health issues and ignore doctors. According to the United States 2013 survey the top 10 causes of death among men is heart disease(25%), cancer(24%), unintentional injuries(6%), chronic lower respiratory diseases(5%), stroke(4%), diabetes(3%), suicide(3%), pneumonia(3%), Alzheimer’s(2%), chronic liver disease(2%) and other causes(25%). The one underlying common element in all of the above is stress. Many deaths, even unintentional injuries could be prevented if the person was lead a less stressed life. Acupuncture is the best natural modality to reduce stress and can play a main role in optimizing a man’s health, ability to heal, and longevity. Your consultation at with Dr. Barrett at The Acupuncture Wellness Center will summarize three basic steps to a stress free life.
Dr. Barrett at The Acupuncture Wellness Center Will Teach You How to Eliminate Stress
In many cases the best approach to most health issues is to first and foremost live a healthy life style. This includes resolving emotions by writing down what could be possibly bothering you, what you can do about it and set a date for doing it. Sometimes just letting go is the best way to resolve an emotion. To prevent excessive pent up emotions one should practice daily quiet time which can be in the form of extensive exercise, meditation, doing something you are passionate about or simply expressing joy and laughter with friends. Men tend to have fewer close friends that they can confide in than women. Sharing problems with close friends can be a great outlet for emotional stress. Thirdly, in order to maintain optimal health, healing and longevity one should have a regularly scheduled diet regimen, have breakfast within an hour of waking and eat to support your planned activity level. Not too much, not too little with a balance of complex carbs from grains or vegetables, proteins and healthy fats. Your consultation and care with Dr. Barrett at The Acupuncture Wellness Center will focus on teaching you how to implement the above in your life.
Dr. Barrett Has a Strong Network of LA’s best physicians
Although a healthy lifestyle will help prevent many health problems it is also important to have regular exams in order to detect health issues in early stages when treatment can be simple. This can include blood tests, prostate exams and EKG’s for the heart. Dr. Barrett has a strong network of some of LA’s best physicians where he can get you a same day appointment in many cases if need be.
Reproductive Health Can be a Leading Cause of Stress for a Man
Although it may not be in the top ten causes of death as discussed above, reproductive health can be a leading cause of stress for a man. It should be noted that men are equally the cause of infertility in couples. The problem can be due to problems with sperm, ejaculation, erectile dysfunction or low testosterone. Regarding sperm, the problem can be due to low sperm count or poor sperm morphology or shape causing lack of penetration into the egg for fertilization. Stress, poor diet and recreation drugs can lead to all of these. Erectile dysfunction can be caused by stress; poor circulation due to either overall blood deficiencies, arteriosclerosis; varicoceles; low testosterone; and or weak pelvic floor muscles. A recent study in the UK demonstrated that 40% of men with erectile dysfunction can be cured by doing Kegel exercises. Regarding stress, circulation and low testosterone, acupuncture and traditional Chinese herbs are the best way to naturally and permanently decrease stress.
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Treating Your Reproductive Health with Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine Can Improve Your Overall Health and Enjoyment of Life
As with treating women’s infertility two main aspects of the treatments focus on stress reduction and increasing circulation to the sexual organs. It is the same for men. Again, it is documented that in addition to being the best natural way to reduce stress that acupuncture is the best way to increase circulation to the sexual organs and the rest of the body as well. A consultation with Dr. Barrett at The Acupuncture Wellness Center followed by a series of treatments with some follow up maintenance can restore your sexual powers and potency to where it once was. A program can be designed for you to naturally increase erectile function, healthy sperm production, more controlled and timed ejaculations, stronger orgasms and quicker recovery times. Additionally, such a program will synchronistically revitalize your overall health helping to avoid other diseases. Improving your reproductive health will improve your overall health and enjoyment of life. It’s a win:win!
For your convenience we are proud to present Treating Men's Health with Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine. Being trained in both Eastern & Western Medicine, Dr. Barrett is on staff at Cedars Sinai Medical Center and has a private practice at the Century City Medical Plaza in Los Angeles CA.
Dr. Barrett’s Testimonials for Treating Uterine Fibroids and Ovarian Cysts with Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine:
Troy, Age 36: “Dr. Barrett and his staff have been exceptional when it comes to facilitating the healing process. I've been in treatments with him for over 3 years. He has demonstrated concern and has been exceptionally diligent in his practice when treating my conditions. From pulled muscles to sinus inflammation to hair loss, he has tailored a treatment plan specific to my needs. With his assistance, I have gained trust in tradition oriental medicine and the practice of acupuncture. Additionally, knowing he is associated with a premiere medical facility in close proximity, if there were ever a need, leaves me at ease. Scheduling is convenient, billing is effortless and his trained and friendly staff are warm and welcoming. He differentiates his practice in many ways, but one I have to say is a nice touch...he even offers aromatherapy as a form of relaxation with every treatment. Overall a must try!!! Would recommend to anyone.”
Zack, Age 42: “Great professional that help me solved a bunch of health problem that no one else could solve before, in a very few sessions. I really appreciated to don't have to deal with the famous "you have to come to me every week for a year". Probably the best in Los Angeles on top of being very affordable.”