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Sickness as the First Step Toward Optimal Health

For many people, relatively good health is something that is taken for granted. If you are physically and mentally able to function on a day-to-day...

Lindsay Christensen
May 28 2012

10 Sleep Tips From Chinese Medicine

Lack of sleep leads to a whole host of possible health problems - such as heart disease, obesity, depression, and ulcers. It also reduces how...

Robert Piper
May 21 2012

10 Reasons to Up Your Orgasm Quotient

Feeling down? Depressed? Low energy? Maybe you have a cold coming on? Find yourself irritable and flexing your road rage muscle? Not quite yourself...

Kim Anami
April 28 2012

Finding God Within

I grew up as a kid going to church every Sunday with my parents and brother. As I got older I realized my lack of connection with a religion that did...

Jeannine Walston
April 26 2012

Yoga Poses & Sequence for Fertility

My second round of Yoga for Fertility classes at the Reproductive Medical Associates started this past Tuesday evening. About 10 percent of...

Kristin McGee
April 24 2012

5 Superstar Spring Foods for Your Liver

According to Chinese Medicine, spring is the season flush toxins from your liver and to cleanse your body in general. Why? Because nature is already...

Kate Sciolino
April 18 2012

How Acupuncture Cures Spring Illnesses

The ancient Chinese observed their environment and noticed that the same basic energies that manifested in the world were also reflected in human...

Kate Sciolino
April 17 2012

Flexibility, Inside and Out

During my decade long daily practice of Ashtanga, yoga was so much a part of my existence that it never ever occurred to me one day life might change...

Carré Otis
April 11 2012

Why the Real Pain Relief Might Be Inside of You

I was browsing at a local bookstore when I received an unexpected call from my friend Stephanie. It was a surprise because of her private nature. A...

Dr. Emill Kim
March 15 2012

Lemony Chicken Quinoa Soup

It's flu/cold season and I just got a solid raging cold like everyone else. My acupuncturist has me on more herbs than I can name (or pronounce) and...

Kathryn Budig
November 22 2011

Overcoming Injury: Strengthening the Muscle in Your Mind

Life has a funny way of sending our body and mind messages, ones we don't fully understand until we are hit over the head with them.

Jessi Piha
October 10 2011

Soaking Up Argan Oil in Casablanca

Behold the skin-soothing miracle that is argan oil.

Derek Beres
August 1 2011

38 Million Americans Try Alternative Health Treatments

A new study conducted by Consumer Reports says that 38 million adults make more than 300 million visits per year to acupuncturists, massage...

Jason Wachob
July 23 2011

4 Things You Should Know About Acupuncture

Acupuncture is one of the oldest healing systems in the world, and is popularly used today to promote balance and healing. Treatments are relaxing,...

Antonia Balfour
August 27 2010

Acupuncture (Real or Fake) Eases Pain

A new study suggests that acupuncture, whether it's real or fake, can ease your pain. So is pain all in our minds?

August 18 2010

Acupuncture to Treat Stress

Today's Wall Street Journal has an excellent article about acupuncture -- providing a great introduction to the ancient therapy, its common uses,...

March 23 2010

Acupuncture May Benefit Pregnancy

In a new study, acupuncture designed to treat depression appears to improve symptoms in pregnant women, suggesting it as an alternative to...

February 24 2010

Meditation & Acupuncture a Staple for Model Daisy Lowe

British model Daisy Lowe has graced numerous magazine covers and has been the face of ad campaigns for brands such as Marc by Marc Jacobs and DKNY.

January 24 2010