It’s a mystery and a miracle: An acupuncture needle inserted in the thumb and shoulder pain that is so unbearable you can’t move your arm disappears. How is this possible? Since the 1970s, when acupuncture was first introduced into the U.S., Western researchers have sought to understand acupuncture through traditional scientific research. Yet, the American […]
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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 […]
“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?