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Traditional Chinese Medicine


Acupuncture: Recovery from Surgery

  Are you facing surgery? Worried about your recovery after surgery? Did you know that acupuncture has been scientifically shown to reduce post-operative pain and to diminish the need for post-op pain medication? Surgeries can be intimidating, scary and even...

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Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) & Gastritis

If you suffer from gastritis, a cluster of conditions that are caused by inflammation of the stomach lining – Traditional Chinese Medicine might be part of an excellent treatment plan! It’s never fun when your stomach is inflamed but, when you suffer from chronic...

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The Mind – Body Connection: Meditation

      Thrive Acupuncture and Wellness love to celebrate wellness practitioners who foster the mind/body connection for the citizens of Rapid City. The work we do often involves sharing information with many partners in the care of a single patient and...

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Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) & Weight Loss

  If you’re looking for a quick solution for weight loss, you’re not going to find it here! In fact, you’re not going to find it anywhere! Weight is such a tricky subject for so many people. We are often judged by how we look and how we are able to perform. As a...

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Acupuncture For Migraines

We are seeing a rising number of patients suffering from migraines. In the past, migraines were generally thought of as more intense headaches, but a migraine is something quite different. Did you know that there are certain foods that have been...

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Yoga and Qigong

Yoga and Qigong Thrive Acupuncture and Wellness are not only Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners, using modalities like acupuncture, cupping and herbal medication to treat our patients. We also practice Medical Qigong! Qigong (formally known as Tai Chi in the...

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