Archives for January 2015

Super Bowl Fans: Which of Your Favorite NFL Players Uses Acupuncture?

Super Bowl Fans: Which of Your Favorite NFL Players Uses Acupuncture?

The 2015 Super Bowl will provide a bright spot in our gloomy winter, and many fans are preparing for Sunday by enjoying fantasies about “their” team winning, deflated balls, the crazy new commercials that will be introduced, and how much beer can be consumed on one Sunday afternoon. I admit, I don’t really get it, […]

How to End Seasonal Affective Disorder and Start Loving Winter

How to End Seasonal Affective Disorder and Start Loving Winter

Many people feel down as winter approaches. It’s dark. It’s cold. The holidays can be stressful. But for some people every winter is unbearable. They’re tired and depressed. They don’t want to get out of bed. They snap at their families and binge on junk food. These people have seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Our moods […]

Scrape Away the Pain: The Ancient Art of Gua Sha

Scrape Away the Pain: The Ancient Art of Gua Sha

The Healing Art of Gua Sha Gua Sha is an ancient healing technique of that is gaining widespread attention in recent years for its powerful pain-relieving effect. This manual therapy has a long history of practice in East Asian Medicine dating back thousands of years, and has today become an indispensible treatment tool for Acupuncturists […]

We’re in Portland Magazine’s 2015 Top Doctors!

We’re in Portland Magazine’s 2015 Top Doctors!

Two of our providers, Daivati Bharadvaj, N.D., and Yarley Nystrom, L.M.T. have been featured in Portland Monthly Magazine’s 2015 “Top Doctors” issue!  Dr. Daivati has been recognized as one of Portland’s best Naturopathic Physicians, and Yarley has been recognized as one of Portland’s best Touch Therapists.  Join me in congratulating them! Having worked side-by-side with both […]