Sharon Pruss, L.Ac., Dipl. Ac., MSOM

Acupuncture in Torrance, CA

For thousands of years, practitioners of Chinese medicine have believed that blockages in the body’s life energy – qi – are responsible for illness and disease.   Acupuncture and other traditional Chinese treatments seek to restore the natural flow of qi and return the body to harmony.

The Secrets of Acupuncture for Children: Getting Kids to Love Acupuncture Needles


Acupuncture is great for children. Children are very responsive to the acupuncture needles and often show great improvement after a treatment.   Acupuncture is fantastic for many childhood illnesses like coughs, fevers, ear infections, bed wetting, digestive issues, colic, allergies, ADD and ADHD.  And more and more research proves that acupuncture is safe for kids. But many parents worry that their […] » Continue reading

Honest Answers to Your Top Acupuncture Questions


A few weeks ago, I asked for your most pressing acupuncture questions.  I’ve compiled the most common questions and I noticed one distinct trend—there are a lot of questions about the needles.  Some of you must be nervous about getting needled! If these acupuncture answers don’t put your fears to rest, call me for more information.  Acupuncture brings good health, […] » Continue reading

The Best Home Gym Equipment for Less than $50


Don’t you love how great you feel when you work out regularly? You’re alert, you sleep better, and it’s easier to stay calm and optimistic.  Once you get in the routine of working out and keeping a healthy routine, it’s fun. But there’s always something that stops you.  For most of us, it’s either time or money.  We don’t have […] » Continue reading