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Digestive Health Exam & Our Favorite Digestive Aids
Licensed Acupuncturist Zen Tuan demonstrates a quick exam we do @Healing with Zen to evaluate our patients' overall digestive health.
Facial Acupuncture 101: The guide for glow getters (Part 1)
Learn how you can naturally reduce the signs of aging without botox or lasers in our Facial Acupuncture Series with out Dermatology Specialist!
Women’s Health Support using Acupuncture
Acupuncture can be very effective in helping with things like infertility, turning breech babies, inducing labor and clearing up infections. Read more here.
Acupuncture 101: Everything You Need to Know
Curious about how acupuncture works or what it can do? Read this post for all the basics on how acupuncture can benefit you.
FAQs About Herbal Therapy, Answered
Curious about the benefits of herbal therapy? Learn more about how herbs work, what forms they can take, and how you can help improve your health by trying herbal medicine.
Postpartum Care and TCM
It is essential during the first 30 to 40 days after birthing, called the Golden Month, for the mother to take care of her body & mind, in order to better care for her newborn infant. Women who have made their recovery a priority during this Golden Month have great experiences with fully restored health after their birthing process. They regain energy and vitality that is long-lasting because they allow their body to fully heal. Traditional Chinese Medicine has long used many healing practices in order to ensure the best recovery for the mother.
What the Heck is “Cupping”, Anyway?
“Cupping” may sound strange, but practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine have healed people with this method since 300AD..... “Cupping Therapy is an ancient medical treatment that relies upon creating a local suction to mobilize blood flow in order to promote healing” ...Cupping can provide relief for migraines, muscular tension, respiratory diseases, digestive diseases, and chronic pain, among other conditions.
Case Study: Myasthenia Gravis (difficulty swallowing and speaking, plus fatigue)
Breathe Deep: Asthma, COPD, and Acupuncture
From asthma to hay fever, COPD to emphysema, it seems that everyone these days has some issues with their lungs. And if your lungs aren’t working properly, you’re going to feel miserable no matter what you had planned. Learn how acupuncture can help!
Tinnitus & Hearing Loss
Tinnitus and hearing loss can be a serious problem. Zen Tuan of Healing with Zen gives a case study from her personal files, and explains how treatment with traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture and herbs cleared the ringing in a patient's ears that had plagued him for over a decade.
Acupuncture for Fertility and Pregnancy
Sometimes, starting a family can be easy. Sometimes, it can be very difficult. For all points along this spectrum, acupuncture can be of great assistance.
Treating Hair Loss with Traditional Chinese Medicine
Hair loss may be a fact of life but the effects of hair loss at almost any age – especially young women and men – can be traumatic. For anyone experiencing hair loss, especially hair loss due to stress or poor diet, Chinese medicine and acupuncture may be the way out.
Echinacea, The Immunity Powerhouse
Echinacea has been known for centuries to give the immune system a boost and give added protection to the upper respiratory tract – a fine ally to have in your corner as we come out of flu season and run right into allergy season.