Archives for February 2015

Research Isolates Acupuncture Point to Ease Menstrual Pain

Research Isolates Acupuncture Point to Ease Menstrual Pain

Researchers have recently pinpointed a specific acupuncture point (Spleen 6) which they have linked to dysmenorrhea. Symptoms of dysmenorrhea include abdominal, lower back and hip pain and menstrua l cramps. Researchers have linked point SP6 to these symptoms and found that acupuncture at this point can help alleviate them. Researchers noted that “tenderness at Sanyinjiao (SP6) […]

Happy Lunar New Year!  Year of the Wood Sheep!

Happy Lunar New Year! Year of the Wood Sheep!

At Jade River, we have an annual tradition of celebrating the Lunar New Year with a day of cleaning the clinic, from top to bottom…to clean out the old stagnant energy of the past year, and welcome the new year, with fresh energy, and a clean building.  We play lots of great music, create a […]

Enhance your Endocrine Health with Acupuncture

Enhance your Endocrine Health with Acupuncture

The endocrine system is responsible for hormonal functions in the body and produces 30 distinct hormones, each of which has a very specific job to do. This system controls your physical growth, mood, hormone output, reproduction, mental functionality and immune system. When not working properly, you become more susceptible to disease and your ability to […]