Dr. Petra offers a natural alternative to stay germ free in cold & flu season!

Dr. Petra offers a natural alternative to stay germ free in cold & flu season!

Our own Dr. Petra Caruso, N.D. was recently invited to be an ongoing guest contributor on Portland Today, a new program on KGW, Channel 8 News. Her most recent appearance had her discussing antibacterial soaps, hand sanitizers and natural alternatives. In case you missed the episode, here is some important information from her segment as […]

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, […]

Welcome Betsy Gordon to Jade River Acupuncture!

Welcome Betsy Gordon to Jade River Acupuncture!

We are very excited to welcome Betsy Gordon to the Acupuncture team at Jade River. A recent graduate of the esteemed Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, Betsy has a keen interest in helping those with digestive and autoimmune conditions, as well as women’s health disorders, chronic pain, infertility, anxiety, and sports and auto accident injuries. While we […]