3 Essential Therapies to Offer in Your Holistic Practice 4.86/5 (7)

The truth is, just like we're always learning new things, many patients are learning new things about holistic medicine, too! We've heard of many patients interested in light therapy, non-needle acupuncture techniques, ear acupuncture or acupressure, and more. Are you offering any of these useful and popular therapies to your patients who need or request them? You should be! Read more

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Announcement: Now YOU Can Become an AcuGraph Certified Practitioner! 4.82/5 (11)

Hey there AcuGraph User (or future AcuGraph User!) We've got a question for you. Are you an AcuGraph Certified Practitioner? Well, of course, until now, the answer would always be, "No. How can I become one?" Because such a thing never existed...until today! After months of hard work completely reimagining our AcuGraph training process, we are overjoyed and excited to announce that AcuGraph Users can now become AcuGraph Certified Practitioners and attain an ACP (AcuGraph Certified Practitioner) certificate to show family, friends, colleagues and patients alike that you've been properly trained to use the AcuGraph system in practice. Read more

The Primary Channel Balance – Part 2 5/5 (1)

Relationships of acupuncture meridians (channels) have been mapped out since the Nan Jing (100 CE). The essential premise is that qi (life energy) flows through twelve channels in a continuous sequence. This energy nourishes and invigorates all tissues along each pathway, including designated organs (zang-fu), blood flow, muscle, bone, etc. Read more

Pain — The Bully in the Neighborhood 4.9/5 (10)

Pain is like the bully in the neighborhood. You have to know the right way to get rid of him, or he'll keep coming back to haunt you! In this blog post, learn from Dr. Kimberly, a specialist in Chinese Medicine treatments for chronic pain, about how to effectively eliminate pain and keep it from coming back. Read more

Want to Boost your Immune System? Acupuncture Can Help! 5/5 (7)

Modern science is catching up with the wisdom of ancient Chinese medicine. A study published by the National Institutes of Health compared several studies to evaluate the efficacy of acupuncture for stimulating or regulating the immune system using different methods of acupuncture. The conclusion? Traditional Chinese Medicine CAN benefit immune health. Read more

Chinese Medicine Changed my Life… Twice 5/5 (30)

Life so often manages to rip the rug out from under us. Bemused, it offers stunning new possibilities and revelations. It opens our eyes to a whole new world we had never considered before. And that's exactly what has happened to me. After 2 years of believing I would NEVER put myself through college again, I'm applying for acupuncture school. Here's what drove me to do it. Read more

Coronavirus — Acupuncture Can Make a Difference 4.92/5 (26)

This is a wonderful opportunity to better serve our patients and let our medicine shine by serving humanity. Whether you use one of these ideas or try one of your own, this is not the time for Acupuncture to step back! Let’s all step up, combat fear, help one another, and do good in the world! The good Karma will certainly manifest in future ways for each of us, and for our profession. Read more

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Can Acupuncture Support the Immune System? 4.95/5 (19)

Lately, with the outbreak of the Coronavirus, it seems the world at large is looking for options to strengthen the immune system. A healthy immune system is a crucial part of overcoming any type of infection. Those with a weakened immune system are the most susceptible to severe illness or complications—particularly during an epidemic. Here's the good news: Acupuncture is great for supporting the immune system! Read more