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Wellness insights from Acupuncture Center of NJ, providing holistic complementary mind-body-heart-healing since 1986, in Morristown, NJ!

Fertility Insights with Punita Jhangiani [Interview]

Peter Kadar

My own experience with infertility has made me very passionate about this medicine. I had no problems conceiving my first child. However, my second I took 4 years to achieve a successful pregnancy. After many visits to reproductive endocrinologists I came to the realization to take a step back and start at the beginning. With a diagnosis of unexplained infertility, I wanted to use natural healing and emotional centering to bring me back to balance. I stepped away from the ART and was able to get pregnant naturally with acupuncture, herbs and meditation. Read more...

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Ear Acupuncture + Auricular Therapy with Dr. Jonathan Holasek

Peter Kadar

ACNJ practitioner, Jonathan Holasek recently attended an acupuncture conference in Washington. We spoke with Jonathan to share some of the many unknown benefits of ear acupuncture and excited to share it with you below, enjoy. Ear or auricular acupuncture uses hundreds of acupuncture points in the outer ear region that connect with the body's organs and many systems to treat a wide variety of disorders and conditions...

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Get Out While You Can

Jared Brick

Today many parents and children are fearful of “outside”, uncomfortable in an environment that has uneven surfaces, soil, and, of course, mysterious critters.  Some of the fears arise from legitimate concerns, like Lyme Disease, yet a thorough tick check in the evening takes care of that. A body of knowledge of the benefits of outdoor and wild place play has developed since my children were little.  These benefits include (read more...)

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Getting to know Dr. Ted - Interview

Peter Kadar

Get to know more about our new practitioner, Dr. Theodore Treantafelles (Dr. Ted) as he joins the team at ACNJ. He is a talented young doctor in traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture with a sincere passion to support patient well-being. We are excited to have him on the team and believe he will be a great asset to our growing wellness community here in Morristown, NJ. 

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Jason’s Path from Anxiety + Depression to Wellness + Balance 

Peter Kadar

Acupuncture is an excellent alternative therapy for people suffering from anxiety, depression, panic attacks, mood disorders and physical symptoms related to these psychological conditions. In my 35 years of practice I have become alarmed by the increasing number of patients who present with these problems and symptoms such as insomnia, palpitations, headache and muscle tightness, irritable bowel syndrome and other physical manifestations. 

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A Student’s Journey into Acupuncture

Peter Kadar

My son, Lucas Kadar has grown up with acupuncture, traditional Chinese medicine, holistic health and living as a foundation his entire life. He's worked for several years in our Morristown acupuncture office and has seen first-hand how acupuncture has helped so many people get well and live a balanced life.

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Find Your Path: Taoism + Chinese Medicine

Jared Brick

One of the ways that Taoism is interpreted is in following the path of where your life and your actions are meant to take you. It’s possible to do anything in this life, but when we stray from the path life becomes more difficult. This concept can also be seen in many other philosophies and religions referred to as destiny, kismet, or divine will.

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Lyme Die-Off Reaction • Melinda's Patient Healing Story

Jared Brick

Recently I treated Melinda, a 28 year old woman who has been battling Lyme disease for more than 6 years. She is going to an integrative MD who uses powerful anti-viral, anti-fungal, anti-parasitic therapies along with fasting and detox diets. Melinda also follows a strict healing diet of no gluten, dairy, sugar and meat which can also cause die-off responses that contribute to Herx reactions. Read more about how we helped heal her with our latest patient healing journey.

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Dorothy’s Recovery from Tingling, Burning and Pain • Patient Healing Story

Peter Kadar

My training in Traditional Chinese Medicine focuses on the signs and patterns that will reveal the connections between symptoms and physical or psychological disharmony. With Dorothy her pulse, tongue and other diagnostic presentation pointed to patterns of excessive heat in the skin, deficiency of Yin which led to dryness, a restriction in the free flow of Qi from her Liver, and anxiety and fatigue caused by a disturbance of her Shen or spirit as a result of impaired sleep. - Dr. Peter Kadar L.Ac. D.O.M.

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Essential Oils + Acupuncture: Winning Combination for Healing + Wellness 

Peter Kadar

These are just a few of the MANY oils I learned about in my course, and I can truly say that the effect you will feel once these oils are applied to you will be immediate and intense. Now that I have learned so many different oil techniques to help my patients in restoring their health, I will begin to incorporate their use into my acupuncture practice.

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Three Things No One Ever Tells You About Pregnancy

Peter Kadar

I am 25 weeks pregnant with boy girl twins. All in all I've been having a great pregnancy, however as I've been going through this process, I've realized that there are a few things that I've had to discover on my own. NOBODY TELLS YOU WHAT I’M ABOUT TO TELL YOU! Pregnancy is a wild and crazy ride that I feel privileged to be on, and I am here today to share with all of you some of the unspoken things I have learned along the way. Read more...

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Spring Detox: Simple, Safe + Effective Ways to Greater Health + Vitality

Jared Brick

Many of our acupuncture patients ask us for recommendations on dietary changes, nutritional supplements, and weight loss and detoxification programs. There’s so much information on the internet and media that it bewilders many people, including sometimes ourselves as we read through new medical literature and research that we encounter daily.  Read more...

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Kristina’s Recovery from Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Peter Kadar

An increasing number of women are turning to acupuncture for treatment of a common gynecological disorder called polycystic ovary syndrome or PCOS. PCOS is a complex hormonal imbalance that causes cystic inflammation on the ovaries and reproductive tissue. The cause of the hormonal disruption has been linked to many factors including genetics, birth control pills, environmental toxins such as plastics and air borne compounds, stress, early puberty, and artificial additives in food and drink.

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Top 3 Practices for a Healthy Pregnancy

Peter Kadar

Pregnancy is one of the most amazing yet difficult things I have ever been through. It's the coolest thing in the world feeling this little bean jump around inside of you (or in my case two beans) but as the days go on, it becomes increasingly difficult to live the same life you were living before pregnancy.  Ahh, the joys of almost motherhood! You're tired, your back hurts, you need a pickle immediately or the rest of your day will be ruined, oh and nothing fits the way it used to. But wait! There are a few things that I have discovered that you can do to help ease the angst of pregnancy! Some of these may sound basic, but I'm telling you they have made all the difference for me. 

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Acupuncture for Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD)

Peter Kadar

According to Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), acupuncture effectively treats the “Shen” or Spirit which controls our emotional and mental or cognitive balance. When healthy the Qi or vital energy that nourishes the Spirit will create a young person who is exuberant, has a healthy curiosity, is eager to learn and whose behavior is developmentally appropriate.

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Peter Kadar Attends Dalai Lama Teaching in India 

Peter Kadar

In his talk, the Dalai Lama emphasized the need for people in India to study their Hindu heritage and wisdom tradition, reminding everyone that Buddhism originated out of Hindu spiritual belief. He also emphasized that, at 82 years old, his time on earth is nearing its end, and what he wants people to take from his decades of teaching. 

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4 Safe Herbs for Fertility + Pregnancy

Peter Kadar

As an acupuncturist specializing in fertility I interact with many women who are trying to conceive or are pregnant. A very frequent question I get asked is what herbs or supplements they can safely take when they come down with a cold. Here at the Acupuncture Center of New Jersey we have a complete herbal pharmacy consisting mostly of Chinese herbal formulas and other herbal or nutraceutical products for a wide range of conditions.

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“But I’m Scared of the Needles!" How We Reassure New Acupuncture Patients

Peter Kadar

One thing I get asked when seeing a patient for the first time or when I meet people and tell them what I do is the question "do the needles hurt?" Many people tell me they’re really interested in trying acupuncture but they have a great fear of needles and think it may hurt like a hypodermic injection.

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My Path to Pregnancy by Rachel Specht

Peter Kadar

As many of my patients know, I am a first-time mom pregnant with twins!  Girl and boy?   That I'm not sure of yet. But what I am sure of us is that from the moment I peed on that stick, my life was forever changed. Although I'm terrified of all the changes going on in my body, my husband and I are very much looking forward to the craziness that lies ahead. As a 34-year-old woman, the path to getting pregnant was a very "interesting" one for me that I'd like to share with all of my ACNJ patients and acquaintances. Read more about my journey...

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Meeting His Holiness, the Dalia Lama in India

Peter Kadar

Dr. Peter Kadar and Lisa Brick, had the privilege of attending a public lecture by His Holiness, the Dalai Lama in New Delhi, India. Their son-in-law Akshat had participated in a 2-day teaching for young people and got us a pass for this lecture. Read more about the wisdom he passed onto us from this meeting, enjoy and Namaste from India.

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