Acupressure Your Way To A Clearer Day!

Spring is full of so many amazing things as we start fresh into the new year, but one thing that isn’t on that list are the seasonal allergy and cold symptoms that so many of our patients experience. Today, we will be covering three important acupressure points that...

Herbs to Boost the Immune System and Lung Function

It is important to boost your immune system so it has a better chance of fighting off viruses that commonly circulate during the winter months. Chinese Herbal Medicine powerfully strengthens the body’s natural defenses with long term use while also helping reduce...

Seasonal Allergies in the Springtime

Allergies are not all one and the same. According to Chinese Medicine, allergies can come from deficiencies in several organs including the Liver and Lungs. For example, if you predominantly have sinus issues then the root may lie in treating your Lung. If you are...

Dry Skin From Within

    Dry Skin. Credit: Vogue Most people suffer from dry and flaky skin during the winter season and the majority will find that slathering on large amounts of lotion can be beneficial to ease the symptoms of dryness for a few hours. However, Chinese Medicine...

Sexual Dysfunction and its relation to the Kidneys

Chinese Medicine, including acupuncture and herbs, is largely used as an alternative therapy for several sexual dysfunction diagnoses. Whether it be vaginal dryness, low libido, or erectile dysfunction, Chinese Medicine is able to treat the issue at its root. The...

Boosting Kidney Function Through Herbs

The Kidneys are incredibly important for the natural process of aging but also the health of all other organs.There are several herbs that can assist the kidneys and improve their natural functons. In Chinese Medicine, the lungs cannot function properly without the...

The Kidney-Youth Connection: Western Perspective

There is scientific knowledge to back Kidneys governing the bones as well as being the driving force for health in the aging process. Poor Kidney function leads to low calcitrol levels, which are responsible for weak bone density. Fibroblast Growth Factors, or FGFs,...

The Kidney/Youth Connection: Eastern Perspective

The Kidneys are the gateway to youth according to Chinese Medicine. There are Chinese Medicine perspectives as well as Western Research backing this statement. In today’s blog post, we will be taking a deep dive into both sides of the connection between Kidneys and...