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Our Product of the Month: Nervagesic

Thursday, July 25th, 2019
  Poppies Superbloom - Nervagesic

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Spring According to Chinese Medicine

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Ancient Chinese Practitioners believed that the best way to avoid getting sick and to live healthfully is to be in harmony with the seasons.

It is now Spring, which is the season of growth, expansion, and change.

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Winter According to Chinese Medicine

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Ancient Chinese practitioners believed it was necessary to live in harmony with the environment and to follow the patterns of Earth’s seasonal cycles.

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3 Traditional Chinese Medicine Therapies You Can Do at Home

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014
If you asked the average person how Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) keeps you healthy, they would probably answer that it uses acupuncture needles. That is a good start. TCM is a complex understanding of how Qi, or life force, affects your health.  Qi flows through meridians passing through points which can be used to regulate and control that flow.  When the flow of Qi increases, decreases or its quality changes, your health is affected.  The most common way to manage the flow of QiRead More....

The Surprising Truth about Migraine Triggers

Thursday, May 29th, 2014
migraineHow much do you really know about controlling your migraines? New research suggests you may not know as much as you think. According to Timothy T. Houle, Ph.D and co-auRead More....

Healthy Spring Acupuncture Practices

Monday, April 21st, 2014
Try these spring acupuncture recommendations, to keep your wood balanced and your liver healthy.

• Cleanse.

Cleaning your colon releases accumulated toxins, undigested food, parasites and fungi.  With a clean colon your digestion is more efficient and your body is healthier.

• Detox your liver.

Reduce or eliminate alcohol or drugs that are toxic to your liver.  Consider a detoxRead More....

Spring should be a happy time….

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
Spring is a happy time.  Bunnies hop about.  Flowers emerge in long forgotten corners of your garden.  The birds return and sing so loudly they wake you in the morning. This is not a time to be angry. But according to Traditional Chinese Medicine, being angry is exactly what you can expect if you don’t balance your wood element. In TCM, spring is represented by the element wood.  Wood represents birth anf<a href=Read More....