The Basics of Acupuncture Part 4 (Berkeley Acupuncture) What conditions or imbalances can we treat with Acupuncture/Chinese medicine? Chinese Medicine has been used for thousands of years to keep people physically and mentally healthy. We have had a lot of success with many different symptoms and syndromes. Patients are astounded to learn of the many
The Basics of Acupuncture Part 3 (Berkeley Acupuncture) The Basics of Acupuncture Part 3 (Berkeley Acupuncture) What can I expect during an acupuncture treatment? In addition to asking many questions, the acupuncturist will take your pulse at several points along the wrist. Unlike Western medicine the last thing we are concerned about it the rate.
The Basics of Acupuncture Part 2 (Berkeley Acupuncture) How does Acupuncture work? In Chinese Medicine, each organ has a set of symptoms (ie. headaches, insomnia, anxiety, low energy, etc) that will manifest when that organ is “out of balance”. Each organ also has a meridian or pathway. Acupuncture is the insertion of fine needles along
The Basics on Acupuncture Part 1 (Berkeley Acupuncture) Acupuncture is based on ancient Chinese theories of the flow of Qi (Energy/Oxygen) and Xue (Blood) through channels or meridians that run throughout the body very similar to the nervous and circulatory system. Acupuncture itself is the insertion of fine needles into the body at specific
Something to warm you up and boost your fertility at the same time! A little chilly outside? Here’s a fantastic recipe that I got from Integrative Fertility who heads the acupuncture program at Pacific Fertility Center in San Francisco. A yummy little twist on Mom’s chicken soup! Sweet Potato, Cilantro Chicken Soup INGREDIENTS: Serves 4
Bay area based app to predict FERTILITY launches today! The BUZZ in the fertility world today isn’t about acupuncture or some new-old ancient technique. It’s all about GLOW today, the fertility app that Bay area based and PayPal co-founder Max Levchin has created (and has sunk $1million of his own dollars into, by the way). Glow