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31 Oct

Eating Right For Your Body Type - Five Elements

Eating Right For Your Body Type - Five Elements

Traditional Chinese Medicine, a medical system that has been around for nearly 3,000 years, views the body differently than modern medicine. When the body is broken down to its core, its tiniest molecules can be classified as energy. This means every element of the universe resides within the hum [...]

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28 Aug

Acupuncture and Cervical Health

Women’s health is a big part of the healthcare industry.  And acupuncture can be very beneficial in caring for the overall health of women.  Acupuncture has been especially effective in helping with things like infertility, turning breech babies, inducing labor and clearing up inf [...]

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10 Jul

Fermented Foods and Intestinal Health

Fermented Foods and Intestinal Health

Fermented Foods and Intestinal Health The modern world is changing every single day. Because of this constant state of change, our bodies are frequently having to adjust.  We have a food supply being degraded and depleted of nutritional content, which in turn, causes our bodies to become [...]

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14 May

ACUPUNCTURE: NOT JUST NEEDLES

ACUPUNCTURE: NOT JUST NEEDLES

Most people have heard of the field of acupuncture by now, but did you realize the scope of the practice encompasses Chinese medicine, which includes so much more than needles? Let’s explore this ancient therapy. First of all, the practice of Chinese medicine starts with a diagnosis. Th [...]

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11 Apr

Acupuncture for Addition

Acupuncture for Addition

Addiction is defined as the compulsive physiological need for and use of a habit-forming substance, which means addiction can come in a lot of different forms.  People can be addicted to illicit drugs like heroin just as easily as they can be addicted to sugar. But for the purpose of this ar [...]

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11 Jan

Why am I so TIRED...and how to fix

Why am I so TIRED...and how to fix

A very common complaint that acupuncturists hear from our patients is that they constantly feel tired. Sometimes this fatigue is related to lack of sleep, but sometimes no amount of rest seems to alleviate the sleepiness. From an acupuncture and Chinese Medicine perspective, there are numerou [...]

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19 Dec

Nutrition for heart Health

Nutrition for heart Health

Oriental medicine (OM) nutrition combines ancient wisdom with modern science. OM nutrition is a holistic approach, which aims to balance all five flavors within most meals with one or two flavors being emphasized for therapeutic purposes. OM nutrition for a hypertension emphasizes bitter flavors, [...]

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07 Nov

Five ways to Alleviate Insomnia

Five ways to Alleviate Insomnia

Insomnia is a phenomenon almost everybody experiences at some point in their life. And most of us don’t know how or why it happens.  Insomnia is defined as difficulty falling asleep, despite being tired. Combatting insomnia may be easier than you think. Here are five simple ways to fal [...]

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29 Sep

7 Reasons to Seek Out Acupuncture

7 Reasons to Seek Out Acupuncture

Do you ever feel your life's a ride that won’t ever stop? How many nights do you wait for Mr. Sandman to magically appear? How often do you truly take time for yourself? Do you have aches and pains almost daily? Are over-the-counter or prescription medications controlling your life? Whe [...]

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14 Sep

Spring and Chinese Medicine

Spring and Chinese Medicine

When diagnosing a person for any kind of condition it is important that we take into account the season as this may have a profound influence on the person being treated. Different constitutional types may be affected more easily in one particular season. If you are a person who suffers f [...]

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