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Category: Traditional Chinese Medicine

Chinese Medicine Is More Than Just Acupuncture - Video

Did you know Chinese Medicine has several treatment modalities? Traditional Chinese Medicine includes: acupuncture, cupping, herbal medicine, tui na, moxibustion as well as lifestyle and dietary suggestions. In the short video below, I make the point that Chinese Medicine is more than just acupuncture. I also give brief descriptions of herbal medicine and cupping. Please enjoy: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on January 23, 2019

Winter Squash Soup

Winter Squash is a wonderful food for Winter. The abundance of this tasty squash peaks in early Fall and is available to early winter. During cold weather, I suggest that you switch from cold, raw foods, such as salads, to warmer, cooked foods, such as soups and steamed vegetables. This brings us to Winter squash: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on January 14, 2019

3 Tips To Improve Your Fertility

I’m very pleased to share another video featuring acupuncturist and teacher Naava Carmen, a specialist in the treatment of infertility, with 20 years of experience. Getting pregnant is not always easy and Chinese Medicine can do a great deal to improve your chances of conceiving and carrying the baby to term. However (as Naava so eloquently: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on November 20, 2018

Learn How Acupuncture Works And The Research Behind It

I’m very excited to share this video with you. If you have read my blog before, you know I am a fan of Mel Hopper Koppelman, the Director of Evidence Based Acupuncture. During this part of our conversation (here is Part 1 and Part 2) Mel addresses three of the most common questions people ask: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on October 12, 2018

Female Power And Chinese Medicine With Naava Carman

Are you ready? I am posting a portion of the powerful conversation I shared with Naava Carman. One of the more provocative topics we covered was feminism and her personal experiences over the past year after blogging about misogyny and female power in our field of Chinese Medicine. I think whether you‘re an acupuncturist or: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on October 3, 2018

Rebecca Talks About Treating Children with Food Allergies, Complex Cases And More

Rebecca Avern’s new book ‘Acupuncture for Babies, Children and Teenagers: Treating both the Illness and the Child’ came out September 21st! Her book emphasizes internal causes of disease in children and the importance of treating the whole child as well as the illness. I was lucky enough to read the book before its publication and was delighted: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on October 1, 2018

Acupuncture Works For Stress Relief

These days, it feels like everybody is suffering from stress and anxiety. Stress is real. It harms the body and exacerbates previously existing conditions. Oprah’s favorite doctor, Dr. Oz, says that the, “major agers,” the activities that age us the quickest, include a diet high in fat and sugar, not getting enough exercise, lack of: Read More

Posted By: tcm007 on September 23, 2018

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

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

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

Posted By: tcm007 on August 2, 2018
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