May 26, 2020
Packages and New Patient Portal

In an effort to help you be and stay as healthy as possible, we are once again offering a bonus session if you purchase a pre-paid health package of 10 treatments through June 15th. As previously announced, we are operating on normal hours Monday through Friday. Some of you may be nervous about coming in […]

April 21, 2020
An Update: Back to Regular Hours

Hello! We hope you are all doing well, staying safe, and following social distancing and sanitation guidelines. As you are likely aware, Greg Abbott has loosened the restrictions on elective medical, which includes our clinic. With these new guidelines, we are looking forward to getting you back into your care plans, while responsibly maintaining protections. […]

February 5, 2020
Electroacupuncture & Pain

Electroacupuncture proven to help with a variety of conditions.

January 23, 2020
Is Your Gut Bacteria Causing Your Depression?

The first population-level study on the link between gut bacteria and mental health identifies specific gut bacteria linked to depression and provides evidence that a wide range of gut bacteria can produce neuroactive compounds. Jeroen Raes (VIB-KU Leuven) and his team published these results today in the scientific journal Nature Microbiology. Studies of the relation between gut […]

December 23, 2019
Traditional Chinese Medicine in Winter:

Traditional Chinese Medicine teaches that humans should live in harmony with the seasons. Following the natural rhythms of each season can help people stay healthy throughout the year and support the immune and organ systems to ward off disease. Winter is a time of repair and rejuvenation and is associated with the kidneys, which hold […]

December 6, 2019
Acupuncture and Depression

Acupuncture & Depression  A study published by BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine looked at the effects of acupuncture in the treatment of depression. For the study, rats were exposed to three weeks of chronic unpredictable mild stress, which put them into a state of depression. Once depression had set in, the rats were then treated […]

October 30, 2019
Acupuncture and Kids

Most kids, as well as a lot of adults, are afraid of needles. So the pairing of acupuncture and kids might not be an obvious one. However, more and more parents are seeking alternative methods of treatment for their children, because our conventional medical system is faltering a bit. Pharmaceuticals are proving to be more […]

October 2, 2019
More Insight into How Acupuncture Works

New research provides more insight into how acupuncture works. One of the theories scientists have held for many years as to why acupuncture works to alleviate chronic pain and other ailments is called the Vascular-Interstitial Theory. This theory describes the idea that acupuncture works by affecting the electrical system of the body, the network of currents […]

August 19, 2019
Acupuncture vs Morphine for Pain Relief

In 2016, the American Journal of Emergency Medicine published a study that looked at the efficacy of acupuncture in managing acute pain for patients in the emergency room when compared to intravenous morphine. The researchers studied 300 patients who presented to the emergency room with acute onset moderate to severe pain. Half of them were treated with […]

Hours

Mon:  9:00am - 12:00pm
Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wed:  9:00am - 5:00pm
Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Fri:  9:00am - 1:00pm
Sat:  8:00am - 12:00pm
Sun: Closed
Si Shou Acupuncture and Wellness, PLLC
5424 W Hwy 290, Ste #106
Austin, TX 78735
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