Category Archives: Health

Olympians use Awesome Chinese Cupping for Muscle Pain!

Happy Summer! Are you watching the Olympics? If so, maybe you’ve noticed the swimmers with round bruises on their backs and shoulders. They’re from cupping! People have been asking me … Continue reading

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The Natural Medicine Chest: Part 2

Epsom Salts Rock! I couldn’t resist having fun with the title. Epsom salts have been around forever. Many of us have the green carton under our sinks. And many of … Continue reading

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The Natural Medicine Chest: Part 1

The other night, I was cooking dinner and turning over a piece of chicken, when it dropped off the fork, and landed back in the pot. The boiling sauce splashed … Continue reading

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2016: Year of the Fire Monkey

Happy Chinese New Year! Learn what’s in store for 2016: the Year of the Red, or Fire Monkey. Each year the energy changes, and affects all of us. Find out … Continue reading

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Humidity and Health: Late Summer Video Blog

Humidity and Health Check out my first video newsletter, where I talk about diet, weather and health in late summer in the year of the Earth Sheep. Let me know … Continue reading

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The Challenges of Integrating Eastern and Western Medicine

The Pharmaceutical industry is a powerful and profitable $400 billion per year beast of an industry. While it has brought ground-breaking advances, one cannot overlook the corruption and harm this … Continue reading

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7 Ways To Alleviate Arthritis Pain

7 Ways To Alleviate Arthritis Pain Arthritis is a condition characterized by painful inflammation and stiffness in the joints. According to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 52.5 … Continue reading

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Alternative Treatment for IBS

Alternative Treatment for IBS Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a common disease suffered by an estimated 25-45 million people in the United States. Symptoms include chronic abdominal pain, bloating, excess … Continue reading

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Acupuncture for Pain

Acupuncture for Pain Many people suffer from chronic pain, whether neck pain, low back pain, sciatica, headaches, or any other kind of pain. Most people will try over-the-counter medications like … Continue reading

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Chinese Medicine Works!

Chinese Medicine Works! I know Chinese Medicine works, because as a San Diego acupuncturist, I use it every day to help patients and have great results. When patients come in … Continue reading

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