I’ve been working hard to get ready for the class I’m teaching on Chinese Medicine Nutrition. Learning how to see food differently, looking at language I use all the time in a different way, revisiting the basic principles of Chinese medicine, has been, well, mind blowing. So many things to share with my patients and […]
Monthly archives for September, 2012
here’s the rap
I’m getting pretty good at this – let’s say I’m at a gathering of people, maybe a business breakfast. Or maybe a couple of people stop by the community clinic when we’re having an open house. Or maybe I’m doing some taster acupuncture for first responders. Someone will ask the question: can acupuncture help my […]
why did I choose those points?
Some people find acupuncture confusing. They want to know why I use points in their feet to treat their headaches – or the pain in their elbows or hands. And what’s with that really weird point that is on the inside of the calf that makes a shoulder (!) feel better. I’ll put a needle […]