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Not only is licensed acupuncturist Sharone Franzen a San Francisco native, she also stayed in the area to study. After earning an undergraduate degree from San Francisco State University, she received a master’s from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in San Francisco, where she is now an instructor. Armed with a wealth of knowledge in traditional Chinese medical practices, she treats patients with acupuncture and herbal medicine to help induce the body’s natural healing processes. By combining these techniques she treats a variety of maladies, working to prevent disease, control pain, calm the mind, and strengthen the body more effectively than eating salads made of free weights.