My Dry Needling Experience

I’ll begin by saying I’ve never previously had any acupuncture or dry needling.  I’m not a skeptic, I’m just really busy.  The kind of busy that leaves you with a stiff neck, headache and sore shoulders.  My boss and some co-workers recently got certified to do a new technique called “dry needling”.  They came back…

Dry Needling Round Two

We decided to try the needles a little lower today; my last application was higher and focused around upper neck.  This treatment was a bit more intense than the last treatment in respect to my body’s response.  I had some slight discomfort, no pain, but I felt the needles.  Redness, slight swelling of one site,…

The Funny Bone Turned Serious

Third needling under my belt, or should I say under under my elbow? I must admit I had a much better effect from having an arm needled than I did a neck.  The humor has been restored to my funny bone…okay, so maybe that’s going to take more than a few needles.  Soreness in the…