Acupuncture No Better Than Sham for Knee Pain Recent Study Shows

Acupuncture No Better Than Sham for Knee Pain Recent Study Shows

Before people jump on board a “new” treatment for chronic pain, such as laser acupuncture, they should review both sides of the issue before spending any time and money to treat their problem. According to Acupuncture Today, laser acupuncture uses a type of low-heat laser that does not produce heat or cut open the skin […]

Massage Therapy Board of Georgia No Longer Accepts Energy Modalities

Massage Therapy Board of Georgia No Longer Accepts Energy Modalities

Georgia may be the first state in the U.S. that no longer accepts energy modalities and other “alternative” works as part their continuing education hours starting next month. On February 28, 2014, the Board “voted unanimously in favor of the motion to only accept continuing education that is within the scope of practice starting Nov.1, […]

National Contest Builds Endangered Language Awareness

National Contest Builds Endangered Language Awareness

Compared to most Europeans, many Americans are pretty much monolingual. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan was cited in Forbes two years ago that “only 18 percent of American reported” to speak another language other than English while 53 percent of Europeans can speak a second language. One of the reasons is that public and […]