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Back Pain (testimonials)

Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
Back pain: Yelp Review #8-  I’ve had back pains/tightness on and off for the past ~8 years.  The acupuncture + cupping treatments from Zen really helped loosen my tight back and instantaneously relieved a lot of the pain.  In addition, Zen is a very attentive listener, easy to talk to, and provides a client-centered approach to her practice.  For those wanting to try out acupuncture for the first time or looking for a higher quality acupuncturist than pRead More....

Osteoarthritis (testimonial)

Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
Osteoarthritis  -  I found Zen Tuan 2 years ago after a long search for a reliable, licensed acupuncturist to treat my osteoarthritis. I am delighted with her ability to relieve my pain and improve my mobility as well as treat other problems as they arise. I have referred several friends and neighbors to her for help with various problems and plan to continue to use her services and refer others to her. – Susan D. – 6/28/19    Read More....

Pregnancy & Post-Partum (testimonials)

Friday, August 16th, 2019
Pregnancy & Post-Partum: Yelp Review #36- Acupuncture helped greatly with my nausea, back pain and headaches throughout my pregnancy. I continued to go to Healing with Zen post-partum because I was having neck pain from breast feeding and having issues with low milk supply. Healing with Zen offers such a serene and tranquil space for mommies to relax and heal, both physically, mentally and emotionally…because let’s face it, being a mom is tough and soRead More....

Chest Pain, Heartburn, Palpitations, Dysphagia & Shoulder Pain

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019
80 year old male diagnosed with lung cancer in right lung. Removal of portion of upper right lung lobe in 2016 however tumor resurfaced Jan. 2018. He underwent radiation therapy March 2019. Since radiation, he feels fatigued and difficulty swallowing (dysphagia) that is continuing to worsen. He has difficulty eating and needs water to swallow. Patient's initial concern was left shoulder pain that has been worsening. He sleeps on his left side because right side lung and back area is painfRead More....

What is Ear Acupuncture?

Thursday, November 15th, 2018

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Ear acupuncture is often incorporated into acupuncture treatments due to its efficacy with communicating with the nervous system. It is done by inserting needles into specific points on the ear to encourage healing in other areas of the body. ThRead More....

Acupuncture for Neck Pain: Does It Work?

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
[caption id="attachment_664" align="alignright" width="300"]neck-pain-600x340 (1) Image credit: http://www.transforminghealth.org/[/caption] Chronic neck pain is one of the most common pain issues faced by students and office workers. Often times, spending hours at a desk each day, combined with poor postural habits, is the root cauRead More....

5 Stretches to Do at Your Desk Every Hour to Make Your Workday Better

Friday, May 23rd, 2014
Many people, without realizing, spend most of the day slouching over desks and sitting on the couch, which can lead to back pain, neck pain, headaches, and weakened core muscles. By taking just a few minutes each seated hour or two to do stretching exercises,  you can reap the benefits of better posture, improved circulation, and clearer  mental functions. Breathe long and deep while in each stretch, the belly expanding with each breath in, and shrinking toward the spine with each exhale. Read More....

What the Heck is “Cupping”, Anyway?

Monday, May 5th, 2014
5DM34640“Cupping” may sound strange, but practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine have healed people with this method since 300AD (4). According to Dr. Kaleem Ullah, secretary of the British Cupping Society, “Cupping Therapy is an ancient medical treatment that relies upon creating a local suction to mobilize blood flow in oRead More....