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Uses of Ginger in Traditional Chinese Medicine

– Posted in: Chinese Herbs
ginger

Ginger is a plant that has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for centuries.  Oil taken from the ginger plant is used as an anti-nausea and anti-vomiting medication, with no known side effects and no interactions with other drugs or nutrients. Ginger stimulates the digestive tract and prevents irritation to the intestinal walls. It is [...]

Spring Allergy Season and Traditional Chinese Medicine

– Posted in: Acupuncture
Neti pot helps with sinus issues

The spring season is here and for many folks that means constant suffering from allergies. In Arizona we can get hit particularly hard with allergies in the springtime when the new blooms are coming out. Shrubs and trees on our hillsides and roadways, and in our yards are lovely with the spring blooms, but it [...]

Chinese New Year-2019 Year of the Brown Pig

– Posted in: Special Announcements
Year of the Dog-2019

According to Chinese traditions, 2019 is known as the ‘Year of the Brown Pig’. Chinese New Year arrives on February 5, 2019. This year, 2019, will mark the 4716th Chinese year. The zodiac sign of 2019 is the Pig. According to the Chinese Horoscope calendar, 2019 is the Female Earth Pig year. Brown is connected [...]

Holiday Season and Acupuncture

– Posted in: Health Concerns

The holiday season is here and while it is a season of joy, it can also be stressful for many. Does it always seem like there are more things to do than the time available to do them? Are the crowded stores causing you a headache as you rush about to handle holiday shopping? Maybe [...]