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Treating Babies With Acupuncture

Sticking babies with needles may not strike you as soothing, but you’d be surprised! Acupuncture is used to treat babies and older children, often with great success. Acupuncture for babies uses far fewer needles and the needles are not left in place as they are with adults. Chinese Medicine also offers other alternatives for babies: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on August 14, 2018

A Preview of my Conversation with Mel Hopper Koppelman: Find out what Evidence Based Acupuncture Means

Mel Hopper Koppelman is an acupuncturist, who is well known for deep diving into both acupuncture and Western medical research. As the Director of Evidence Based Acupuncture, she is helping create a valuable resource for acupuncturists and patients worldwide. In this preview, Mel tells us what Evidence Based Acupuncture is and why it is important: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on August 3, 2018

A Chat With Rebecca Avern About Pediatric Acupuncture and Her New Book

I’m very excited to share that I have been working on creating videos, where I talk with some experienced and interesting acupuncturists who are leaders in our field. This video is the first of many to come. To see more videos and previews of conversations, click here to check out my youtube channel. Rebecca Avern is a: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on August 2, 2018

I'm Hosting #AcupunctureHour This Monday July 23rd! Please Join Me!

To learn more about #acupuncturehour watch this short video explanation

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Posted By: tcm007 on July 20, 2018

Summer, Fire, Joy, and Cooling Foods

The Chinese medicine element associated with summer is, not surprisingly, fire. The fire element is special because it provides that spark which inspires love for others as well as enthusiasm for new ideas and perhaps even an adventure. Summer is the season of the year that is most yang. High yang means heat, maximum activity,: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on June 22, 2018

This Week Marks The One Year Anniversary Of Our Office

It has been 1 terrific year since Morgan Leavitt and I moved into our new offices at 815 W. Superior. We are happy and grateful for your support, and in return, we want to celebrate with you. We have sweets in the office and as a grander treat, through June 1st, anyone who comes in: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on May 25, 2018

Delicious Vegan Chocolate Coconut Bars

Earlier this year I had the pleasure of meeting April Crowley a Registered Dietitian and Certified Health-Supportive Chef. Plus I got to eat several of these truly yummy chocolate coconut bars, so I asked April to share the recipe here. Try it out and let us know what you think Vegan Chocolate Coconut Bars A dense,: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on May 8, 2018

What Are Allergies And How Can Acupuncture Help?

Those with allergies suffer many unpleasant symptoms. Luckily, Chinese Medicine offers effective relief for Allergic Rhinitis. Including nasty symptoms like: itchy, red, watery eyes, digestive disturbances, itchy throat or skin, congestion, postnasal drip and sneezing. What Causes Allergies? Allergies are a great example of a misplaced immune response. Exposure to allergens elicits the release of IgE antibodies. IgE: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on April 20, 2018

The Road Not Taken

The Doctor is back! ~ Another thoughtful post from Dr. Linda Edelstein (otherwise known as mom) Many people have written about midlife, me included. My book ‘The Art of Midlife: Courage and Creative Living for Women’ was published in 1999. One of the most fascinating concepts came from psychologist Carl Jung.  Jung talked about the: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on April 4, 2018

A Sweet Dog Needs A Home in Chicago

This is not something I usually post about but I am an animal lover, plus it is the year of the dog. It has been brought to my attention that a very loving, adorable dog named Mark is looking for his forever home! He loves walking outside, cuddling and playing with his foster dog sister. If: Read More

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Posted By: tcm007 on April 2, 2018
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