Health News & Articles

We update our Health News and Articles section often to keep our patients, friends, and colleagues up to date on recent studies, new developments, and do-it-yourself techniques to stay healthy!

Most people are familiar with the use of acupuncture in managing pain, but it is also very effective for endocrine, circulatory, and systematic disorders. Acupuncture is recognized by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to be effective in the treatment of the following conditions, and is always undergoing continued […]

Download Acu News PDF Exerpt from: Winter Newsletter 2016 3 Indicators You Need an Acupuncture Tune-Up Here is a list of three signs indicating you should immediately come in for an acupuncture tune-up. Both your body and mind will thank you for getting tuned up as soon as possible.   1. Chronic Back and Neck Pain […]

Download Acu News PDF Exerpt from: Autumn Newsletter 2016 3 Simple Ways to Alleviate the Common Cold 1. Chicken Soup Ever heard the saying “feed a cold, starve a fever”? Well this actually has some validity to it. When the body is fighting off an infection, there may be a fever involved. However, typically with most […]

Download Acu News PDF Exerpt from: Summer Newsletter 2016  Natural Sunscreen Although sun protection is extremely important to protect against harmful UV-rays and to prevent skin cancer, next time you pick out your sunscreen, consider what you’re buying. Many common sunscreens actually contain chemicals that can be harmful to your body.   Meditation can help relieve symptoms of stress […]

Download Health WellNews PDF Excerpt from newsletter:Spring Newsletter 2016 Put Springtime Allergies to Rest Allergies, seasonal or year round, are an ongoing problem for many individuals. Seasonal allergies typically affect people during a particular season or time of year, most commonly in the spring.     What is Wei Qi?   The Chinese concept of Wei Qi […]

Download Health WellNews PDF Excerpt from newsletter: Right-brained activities are creative, intuitive and subjective. Left-brained activities are  linear,analytical and logical. It has been a popular myth that people prefer right-brained or left-brained activities because they have a dominant side of the brain. It turns out that while certain activities are wired on one side of the […]

Download Health WellNews PDF Excerpt from newsletter: 3 Ways to Prepare For Seasonal Changes As the transition from summer to autumn begins, changes start to happen externally as well as internally. The days become shorter and the air gets cooler; our bodies change to adapt as well. Here are three ways to prepare for the fall […]

In today’s society the normal treatment for Depression is by means of pharmaceuticals. While Doctors tell you that they are completely safe, have you ever read in retail the warnings and side affects on the label of that bottle? In Reality the pills your Doctor gave you seem to add more problems to your list […]

The basic structure of weight loss is structured around being able to stay committed to nutrition health, daily exercise and lifestyle changes. While these basic principles can work well, they are temporary “solutions” at best. There is not a miracle cure for weight loss like most of us would love to think, but any truly […]

Feelings of anxiety, worry, and fear related to significant and challenging events are justified and very common. Anxiety becomes a problem when emotional reactions are out of proportion with what might be “normally” expected in a situation, and when symptoms interfere with a person’s daily functioning or sleep patterns. Mild anxiety leaves a person feeling […]

“I had been suffering with severe migraine headaches on a daily basis before coming to see Robin. I was very skeptical about acupuncture when I started treatment, but now I am a believer and would recommend acupuncture to anyone that has migraine headaches!” –N.S. Over 50 million of us experience some form of a severe […]