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Acupuncture

5 Reasons You Should Try Acupuncture

Years ago I watched Kiiko Matsumoto treat a hemiplegic patient who two years prior was knocked on her head by an ocean wave and lost sensation in the...

Nancy Allen, LAc
May 30 2013

How To Manage Asthma Naturally

Asthma is a chronic inflammation of the tiny pockets in your lungs, called alveoli, where oxygen and carbon dioxide are exchanged as you breathe. An...

Peter J. Braglia, D.C.
April 23 2013

Using Acupuncture To Treat Addiction

Even before I became a Licensed Acupuncturist and Reiki Master I believed in the powerful energy medicine of acupuncture and Reiki. I always knew I...

Margarita Alcantara, LAc
April 20 2013

Lower Back Pain: 10 Methods To Find Relief

Did you know that one of the most common reasons to visit the doctor is lower back pain? It makes sense, considering it can be pretty unpleasant,...

Karen Sherwood
March 11 2013

How Acupuncture Can Heal You

"Psst… What’s the deal with acupuncture? Can it really help you get to sleep at night? Without using prescription drugs? And you even fall asleep on...

Phil Veneziano, M.S., LAc
February 15 2013

8 Natural Ways to Stay More Alert and Improve Your Memory

If you are struggling with a drop in alertness, attention span, or memory retention, you may want to try some of these natural remedies:

Amber Scriven, M.S., LAc
November 26 2012

How My Birth Control Pill Almost Killed Me

I knew that there were some risks associated with birth control pills. But I was healthy and active and have never smoked, so I didn't think I was in...

Colleen Wachob
October 25 2012

How to Stay Balanced as the Seasons Change

Many of my acupuncture clients are feeling the transition from late summer to fall right now.

Kate Sciolino, LAc
October 11 2012

4 Health Perks Of Lotus & Reverse Prayer

From an acupuncture perspective lotus pose (Padmasana) is one of the best poses for the mind and the body. Add in a reverse prayer (Pashchima...

Amber Scriven, M.S., LAc
September 18 2012

10 Tips to Reduce Stress From Chinese Medicine

Stress causes severe muscle pains, shrinks the size of our brains, and even causes heart disease. Traditional Chinese Medicine works as a great...

Robert Piper
September 2 2012

What's the Difference Between Eastern & Western Medicine?

Every once in awhile someone will ask me the difference between Eastern and Western medicine. The common answer given is that Eastern medicine is...

Emill Kim, LAc
August 20 2012

Why Ginseng Is the Ultimate Body Booster

Ginseng is a well-known herb that looks like a twisted little old man, but makes you feel like a smooth skinned 20-year-old. It’s twiney appearance...

Amber Scriven, M.S., LAc
August 10 2012

4 Yoga Poses That Pair Perfectly with Acupuncture

Ever wondered if blending acupuncture and yoga would be a benefit? Here’s what certain yoga poses are doing to help your acupuncture treatments!

Amber Scriven, M.S., LAc
August 3 2012

How to Know if Your Fire Element Is Out of Balance

Summer is officially underway. The sun is shining, and it’s time to be out and about, to visit with friends, go to concerts and parties, to enjoy the...

Kate Sciolino, LAc
June 21 2012

Food Energetics: Traditional Chinese Medicine's Best Kept Secret

Why do we eat? Have you given it much thought? I know why most people skip breakfast... if you were stuck in rush hour, attempting to devour a pastry...

Michelle Moore
June 6 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

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, RYT-500
April 24 2012