General Update

The Great Debate

 

On June 11th I got to participate in the 1st Annual Chinese Medicine Debate 2011 sponsored by the Pine Street Foundation.

I attended the training and became part of one of eight teams to debate seven topics in three rounds of debates.  Each team, through a lottery, was assigned a topic and a side to the […]

July 5th, 2011|General Update|

What to expect when you come in for your first visit.

Besides the warm welcome and  cup of herbal tea, be prepared to fill out the standard HIPPA form as well as our informed consent, along with your medical history and reason for your visit. This usually takes between 15 to 20 minutes.

Once you have filled the forms out, we will go into a quiet private […]

March 7th, 2011|General Update|

Menstrual Cycles Deconstructed

Menstrual Cycles Deconstructed:

What you need to know about your menstrual cycles and Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Part 1

It’s complicated. You have at least reached the first steps of trying to figure out what is happening to you every month around the same time. Or maybe you are trying to figure out why you aren’t having a menstrual […]

February 26th, 2011|General Update|

To Acupuncture or not to Acupuncture….

Its not unusual to meet people who are skeptical about acupuncture or even wonder if it works.  There are so many various styles of acupuncture and then there are the herbs.  It can be daunting to begin sifting through all the information from so many different sources.   As practitioners of this medicine, we try […]

February 24th, 2011|General Update|