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The Art of Self-Care

On March 19, 2015, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on The Art of Self-Care

The Art of Self-Care by Allison & Callan Welder Many of us spend a fair portion of our day thinking about and caring for others. You may work in the health care profession where it is literally your job to care for others. Perhaps you manage employees in your work…

The Power Of Qigong

On February 8, 2015, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on The Power Of Qigong

The Power of Qigong! By Callan Welder              I began practicing qigong (pronounced chee gong) about five years ago when I began acupuncture school in Asheville. I had heard about this mystical form of self-healing exercise before and was very excited about it being in…

‘Tis the Season!

On December 17, 2014, Posted by , In News, With Comments Off on ‘Tis the Season!

‘Tis the Season! Isn’t it funny how busy schedules, party planning, and gift buying often take precedence during a time of year that is meant for slowing down, reflecting, and rejuvenating? In Chinese medicine, winter is associated with the Kidneys, the most yin of the five elements. Yin is a…

Tips on Staying Healthy this Fall

On October 13, 2014, Posted by , In News, With 1 Comment

Fall and Chinese Medicine Fall has arrived and though some warm days still grace us, the air is starting to become crisp, clear and cool.  As these temperatures fluctuate, our body does the best it can to accommodate.  This change of season is often the most difficult time for people…

Chinese Medicine as Preventative Medicine: What does that mean?

On September 9, 2014, Posted by , In News, With 1 Comment

“The enlightened doctor intervenes before physical disease manifests.” – Hur Jun, 16th Century Korean physician  Troubling symptoms My long-distance friend recently called me and, knowing I’m a practitioner of medicine, had a question that had recently been troubling her about her health.  She told me that within the past couple of months…

We’re open for business!

On September 3, 2014, Posted by , In News, With 1 Comment

Hello Madison county and surrounding WNC! We are now open for business right in downtown Marshall. Callan Welder, L.Ac., and Jennifer Blatnik, L.Ac., are excited to be the first to offer private and community acupuncture sessions, as well as Chinese medicinal herbs in the Marshall area. Check out our pics,…