Let Acupuncture and Chinese Nutrition Support Your Digestion This Fall

Let Acupuncture and Chinese Nutrition Support Your Digestion This Fall

Digestion can be confusing. Many of us instinctively recognize imbalances as they creep up. We shift our lifestyle and are able to feel well again. It’s beautiful to experience this flow! Other times we struggle to recognize our bodies’ cues and discern what they mean.  Research into the gut-brain axis is young but has much […]

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 […]

Study shows Acupuncture effective in reducing allergy-caused skin irritation

Study shows Acupuncture effective in reducing allergy-caused skin irritation

A 2010 study showed acupuncture to be an effective treatment for allergen-caused itchiness and skin irritation in people with eczema. The study titled “Influence of acupuncture on type I hypersensitivity itch and the wheal and flare response in adults with atopic eczema-a blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial,” brought good news to eczema sufferers in the […]

DETOX Diet & 21 Day Challenge with Dr. Chikako Harper, ND

DETOX Diet & 21 Day Challenge with Dr. Chikako Harper, ND

Kick Off Lecture: 6-8pm Friday Sep 22, 2017 at Jade River Healing Arts Center Register today to receive Early Bird Special Price: Only $50.00! Shed summer BBQ, hotdog, beer and ice-cream indulging and prepare yourself to shine your way in upcoming holiday seasons! It’s the 7th round! Due to its popular demand, Dr. Chikako Harper has been […]

NEW! Pregnancy Massage, Massage for Women’s Health Care now at Jade River

NEW! Pregnancy Massage, Massage for Women’s Health Care now at Jade River

Please join me in welcoming Jenny Chapleau, LMT to Jade River! Jenny joins us with a specialty in Pregnancy Massage, and massage for women’s health care issues.  Jenny invites you to come to her table to celebrate you…at this time in your life, whatever phase of woman-hood you are in. She offers space for any woman […]

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) SUMMER DISCOUNTS for FALL!

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) SUMMER DISCOUNTS for FALL!

APPLICATIONS FOR FALL MBSR NOW OPEN! AND we are offering a SUMMER EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT! RESERVE YOUR SPOT! Learn how to manage stress, pain and achieve a deeper sense of well-being. We are offering a discount for signing up now for our fall program! Cost for the program: Summer Early Bird: $374 Early Bird $399 after […]

Acupuncture gives Allergy Relief according to new study

Acupuncture gives Allergy Relief according to new study

A new study, highlighted on CNN, has demonstrated what we’ve known for years: you don’t need to suffer with the symptoms of seasonal allergies. In the study, Acupuncture resulted in less use of anti-histamines, and lower incidences of symptoms. If you’ve been suffering with allergies, now is the time to get them under control. Our […]

Feeling Blue waiting for Spring? Vitamin D helps!

Feeling Blue waiting for Spring? Vitamin D helps!

Dr. Petra has some great tips on how to beat the Winter (or in Portland…Winter into Spring) Blues. Watch this clip for some great ideas!

Achieve a healthy weight!

Achieve a healthy weight!

Dr. Petra Caruso has some great ideas to help you achieve your healthy weight. In fact, she was featured recently on KGW’s Portland Today show! Every day we make countless decisions both on a conscious and subconscious level. Those decisions come from goals we explicitly set for ourselves as well from outdated beliefs or even […]

NEW: Introduction to Mindfulness 4 week series!

NEW: Introduction to Mindfulness 4 week series!

Step into Mindfulness… Are you sometimes feeling ‘out of control’, running from task to task, from distraction to distraction, without the feeling of having accomplished anything meaningful? Are you curious to learn about the mind-body connection and learn what role mindfulness can play in dealing with: Stress such as work, finances, illness, grief, uncertainty about […]

MELT for March! Let Spring in; say goodbye to Pain!

MELT for March! Let Spring in; say goodbye to Pain!

We’ve got fabulous MELT Method Workshops for March for low back/hip pain, neck and shoulder pain, and a great intro class for beginners! Starting March 7th, Tuesdays, 6:00-7:15 pm to start your week off right! Each of these workshops is one day. Take all of them to really feel GREAT! We are ALSO offering a […]