Archives for September 2016

Acupuncture at Jade River: our philosophy of care

Acupuncture at Jade River: our philosophy of care

When you choose where to go for your care many things are important: location, fit with the provider(s), trust, cost of care, availability of appointments, and practitioner experience with your health issue. Recently, I was chatting with a patient about our philosophy of care in our Acupuncture group at Jade River, and realized I should […]

What’s all the buzz about cupping?

What’s all the buzz about cupping?

As many of you know, cupping was featured at the recent Olympic Games in Brazil. What’s the buzz? Why are so many athletes cupping? Cupping is an ancient method, taught in all schools of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine, and in many massage schools. Utilizing either glass cups and a flame to create a vacuum (note, […]

Fall is time to Boost Immunity

Fall is time to Boost Immunity

Fall is here…with crisp nights, sunshine mixed with rain…and the start of cold & flu season. For many, it is also a season of allergies, as molds start to return with the Fall rains. Acupuncture has a long history of helping the immune system function more effectively, and Fall is the ideal time to boost […]