Acupuncture & Chronic Pain Part 1: Experience the Difference

From the North Carolina Society of Acupuncture and Asian Medicine’s (NCSAAM) webpage: View the above video of 2 state employees suffering from chronic pain. One is using prescription drugs to manage pain. One is using acupuncture. Patients Deserve the Choice of Their Medical Treatments. … Continue reading

Cleaning Out and Letting Go

by Austin Dixon, Licensed Acupuncturist In Chinese Medicine the seasons play an important role in our health and wellbeing. Our body and mind is better when we eat seasonally appropriate food, wear seasonally appropriate clothing, and follow sleeping patterns that … Continue reading

The Mother of all Elements

  Rice fields at the base of the Himalayan Mountains in Central Nepal 3-week trek in 2011 LESSONS FROM OUR SPLEEN and Stomach, the organs of the Earth Element Excerpted from Helping Ourselves: A Guide to Traditional Chinese Food Energetics Organ … Continue reading

Fire/Water Solstice Balance

 By Licensed Acupuncturist Austin Dixon Am I the only one feeling like there is too much happening and too many places to be right now? Probably not. This feeling is typical for this time of year. There is a lot … Continue reading