Archives for October 2011

Acupuncture Helps Decrease Hot Flashes in Menopause

If you’re one of the millions of American women suffering from hot flashes, insomnia, night sweats, mood swings and other problems of menopause, two recent studies have demonstrated the effectiveness of acupuncture to relieve many symptoms.  The first study divided 53 women into two groups:  one who received acupuncture, and one group who received “sham” acupuncture.  […]

Chicken or Tofu Soup for Health in Cold and Flu Season

One of our favorite winter time rituals at Jade River is making soup with Chinese herbs to promote health in cold & flu season.  We obtain our packets of these tasty and nutritious herbs from the Institute for Traditional Medicine here in Portland.  They package pure herbs in an easy-to-use packet that you can customize […]

Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Day October 24th, 2011

Please join us on Monday, October 24th, from 4-7 pm for free acupuncture treatments in honor of National Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Day.  We will be offering free stress reduction acupuncture treatments, and answering questions about how Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine can benefit you.  We’ll have information about the many ways AOM is effective in […]