There is an old proverb that says, “It takes a village to raise a child”. Although the exact origin of the proverb is unknown, its meaning is clear. It takes more than one person to teach a child about life. This saying is especially apropos with children dealing with trauma. Do to their unique and […]
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“I’ve tried everything, how could acupuncture help?” Parenting is never easy and the stress of trying to find solutions that can assist you and your child can be overwhelming.
Summer is trying to move into the Northwest. Interspersed between the rains and cold are the bright, beautiful, hot days of summer where the grasses grow and the insect abound. In Chinese medicine, there are many different theories. Five Element Theory is one of the oldest, most improved, and most used theories to diagnosis and […]
Did you know the RDA or Recommended Daily Allowances were originally created during WWII to investigate issues of nutrition that might affect national defense?
In Chinese Medicine, Spring is the season of the Liver organ. When Spring comes, the Liver organ reaches its zenith. The energy of the Liver coalesces and expands encouraging new growth. Like the green of new shoots, the color that represents Liver is green.