February 16, 2020

Mary's Story

In October 2019, Mary, who is 75 years old, attended a holistic health retreat at Harkness Camp held by an organization called Prevent Heal Thrive Inc. Maggie was providing an ear acupuncture clinic in one of the rooms for the afternoon.

Prior to this back...

January 29, 2020

January 25, 2020 is the start of the Chinese Year of the White Rat (or Mouse). The Rat is the first animal in the Chinese Zodiac system and this is the beginning of a completely new 12-year and 60-year cycle and is therefore considered the beginning of a new era. It is...

January 22, 2020

Prevention of SARS (to take prior to ANY type of exposure)

1.         5 q       Jin  Yin Hua               Lonicerae Japonicae, Flos...

December 11, 2019

The holiday season is upon us – a time that should be filled with joy and celebration. However, this time of year comes with its own set of unique stressors.

Some of these stressors include the pressure to make the season perfect, overextending ourselves financially or...

December 1, 2019

Ling gu

Da Bai 

He Gu

These three points on the hand are probably the most famous for their relief of low back pain and sciatica. They can also help with menstrual pain, headaches, foot pain, knee pain, Bell's Palsy, TMJ, toothaches, and much more.

Pressing and knead...

December 1, 2019

Try this Turmeric Tea recipe for pain and inflammation of muscles, joints,and injuries.

Circumin, the bioactive compound found in turmeric, has been shown in many studies to help relieve anxiety, depression, pain and inflammation.

Turmeric Tea Recipe

  • 8 Cups of water

  • ...

Acupuncture's Significant Role in Treating Pain

and its Causes

Whether you have chronic or acute pain, there is a lot of evidence-based research to support the healing and pain-relieving effects of acupuncture for a wide range of issues.

How do we address your unique iss...



These are the two most commonly asked questions about Acupuncture.

Acupuncture is a form of medical treatment that encourages your body to promote and participate in its own innate ability to naturally self-heal. Acupuncture helps your b...

September 6, 2015


Oriental Medicine / Acupuncture for Headaches, Migraines & Cluster Headaches


Acupuncture is more effective than medication in reducing the severity and frequency of chronic headaches, according to a new analysis conducted by Duke University Medical Center researchers.


September 6, 2015

Numerous studies have demonstrated the substantial benefits of acupuncture in the treatment of stress, anxiety & depression.


Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine can significantly alleviate and even eliminate:
– Anxiety and anxiety attacks
– Depression
– Emotional distress

September 6, 2015

Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture and herbs can significantly relieve or eliminate symptoms by treating the root of your problem.


Why Heartburn Happens:  In people with frequent heartburn, the lower esophageal sphincter muscle may be weak, or relax too frequently, allowin...

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