Research Update: Acupuncture & Lung Cancer

Acupuncture – Another Tool in the fight against Cancer In a study conducted and published by the National Center for Biotechnology Information and in conjunction with the National Institute for Health, patients suffering from lung cancer showed improvements in several areas after being treated with acupuncture. Pain was decreased, appetite … Continue reading

Relief for IBS

Summer Heat have you and your body Irritated? Irritable Bowel Syndrome, otherwise known as “spastic colon,” is a common disorder that affects the colon and causes many disruptive symptoms. Many of these symptoms can be managed with a simple change in diet and lifestyle. Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture may … Continue reading

The Many Dimensions of the Heart

The Heart – the Universal Energy of Summer The heart is an energetic system we often treat in Traditional Chinese Medicine. According to Chinese Medicine theory, there are many systems of energy within the body. Each of these systems corresponds to certain physiological and psychological functions. So when we talk … Continue reading