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Courage

On January 18, 2018, Posted by , In Health,News, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on Courage

Life is challenging.  Do you agree?  I mean, come on, let’s be honest here.  I practice medicine, live on a farm and am surrounded by beautiful, hard working, honest people.  But it’s a tough world to stay sane in.  There is upheaval around every corner, both in the geopolitical arena and also in my own home. That’s why a regular practice to something, anything is critical for my emotional and physical well being.  It takes…

Chinese Medicine as the Bridge

On January 16, 2018, Posted by , In Health,News, By ,,, , With Comments Off on Chinese Medicine as the Bridge

How can Chinese Medicine assist the community with healthy living? For starters, it has a rich 5,000 year-old history. Typically things don’t last long if they’re not working. Chinese Medicine takes a systematic approach to finding a healthy balance with the use of acupuncture, herbs, exercise, nutrition, and mindfulness/meditation, to name a few. Acupuncture techniques include the use of acupuncture needles, cupping, scrapping, massage, moxibustion, electrical stimulation therapy and much more. The treatment and management…

In Between Summer and Fall: The season of Late Summer

On September 12, 2016, Posted by , In Health, By , With Comments Off on In Between Summer and Fall: The season of Late Summer

The Season of Late Summer: Have you sensed it?  Step outside in the morning and the air has a chill.  Take a walk outside and you may see a leaf or two fall.  Yet, the trees are still green and the flowers speak of life to be lived.  Fall has not arrived, but summer is undoubtedly coming to a close for 2016.  In Chinese medicine we actually have a name for this season, called late…