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Acupuncture for Immune Deficiency

There are more than 80 chronic illnesses that are immune related including rheumatoid arthritis, type 1 diabetes, thyroid disease, inflammatory bowel disease, lupus, and celiac disease.

Autoimmune diseases result when the immune system mistakenly attacks its own body’s tissues. Immune deficiency is more common than most people think; around 20 percent of the population suffers from some form of an

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diagnosed with Crohn’s disease

I found Dr. John Nieter’s through his podcast on iTunes about 2 years ago. Being diagnosed with Crohn’s disease 12 years ago, I had struggled with my health and had not been able to find much relief at that time. Doctor’s put me on strong medications, and I eventually went off them due to the side effects and reactions

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Auto-Immunity – An Integrative Medical Perspective CEU

Course Summary

In this one day seminar, Dr. Nieters, L.Ac., DAOM will lead a discussion and investigation of the pathogenesis and manifestation of autoimmune disorders, as seen through the lenses of both Traditional Chinese Medicine and Biomedicine. Students will learn to refine their diagnoses using the most useful tools from various disciplines, including specific blood work, tongue and pulse

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Acupuncture for Autoimmune and Endocrine Disorders

In This Issue – August 2013
– Treating Autoimmune Disease with Acupuncture
– Enhance your Endocrine Health with Acupuncture
– 6 Food Tips for Autoimmune Disorders
– Cultivate Optimal Endocrine Health

Treating Autoimmune Disease with Acupuncture
Over 50 million Americans suffer from autoimmune disease; an autoimmune disease occurs when the body’s immune system attacks healthy

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Vitiligo treatment

Dr. Nieters,
I heard about you through a friend and heard that you have past success in treating auto-immune diseases. I have a auto-immune disease called vitiligo where I lose pigmentation in my skin. I have been getting treated for this condition with light therapy at Kaiser for many years now with limited success, but recently, the condition has

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