February20

Open up and say Ahhhh…..

Have you ever had a Traditional Chinese Medicine tongue diagnosis? The tongue has many connections and relationships in the body to meridians and internal organs. For instance teeth marks along the edges relate to damp retention in the body (individuals will usually feel sluggish, fatigue, digestive issues) Tongue colour shape and size along with tongue
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February18

Migraine/Headache Sufferers try acupressure at home. Massage the point with light pressure rotating your thumbs counter clockwise in a circular motion. This point lies exactly where the middle of your eyebrows meet nasal line and forehead. ‪#‎acupressure‬ ‪#‎yintang‬ ‪#‎migraine‬ ‪#‎headache‬ ‪#‎health‬ ‪#‎chinesemedicine‬ ‪#‎natural‬ ‪#‎acupuncture‬ ‪#‎healthtips‬
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February18

Are you feeling stressed? Do you feel like you’re coming down with a cold or flu? Drinking 2-3 cups of green or black tea can increase L-theanine an amino acid responsible for improving immunity and helping to calm the mind. ‪#‎health‬ ‪#‎healthtips‬ ‪#‎natural‬ ‪#‎tea‬ ‪#‎greentea‬ ‪#‎blacktea‬ ‪#‎flu‬ ‪#‎stressed‬ ‪#‎calming‬ ‪#‎sick‬ ‪#‎cold‬
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January20

Natural ways to boost your immune system!

Getting sick is the fastest way to slow down productivity, plans and motivation. Fortunately, there are easy ways to naturally boost your immunity, keeping you and your family healthy and happy. One of the easiest ways to avoid getting sick: WASH YOUR HANDS. It seems obvious enough, but washing your hands keeps germs out of
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May01

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria! SuperBugs are Here!

WHO (World Health Organization) has released important information regarding Antibiotic overuse, and how it has caused antibiotic resistant bacteria.  Antibiotic resistance occurs when bacteria change in some way that reduces or eliminates the effectiveness of drugs, chemicals, or other agents designed to cure or prevent infections. The bacteria survive and continue to multiply causing more
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February25

CTV News: Acupuncture looks “promising” as treatment for Sepsis

New research published in the journal Nature Medicine details a direct connection between acupuncture and the treatment of sepsis, a condition stemming from exposure to infection in hospital intensive care units. Read more: http://www.ctvnews.ca/health/acupuncture-looks-promising-as-treatment-for-sepsis-1.1702636#ixzz2uLmRlnUo
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February19

MRI Evidence of Vision Related Acupuncture Point!

The acupuncture point GB37 has been used for the treatment of eye related disorders for over a thousand years. The advent of functional MRI imaging has allowed for researchers to measure the specific regions of the brain activated by acupoint stimulation. Clear evidence from this study demonstrates that GB37 acupuncture needle stimulation activates areas of
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February12

As of today, Acupuncture exempt from HST!

Great News! 2014 Budget has exempted acupuncturists’ services from HST. Read more here (#6) http://business.financialpost.com/2014/02/11/canada-budget-2014-10-things-you-need-to-know/
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January27

What does your tongue look like?

What is Tongue Diagnosis in Traditional Chinese Medicine? Tongue diagnosis is an essential part of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). When looking at a tongue, a Chinese Medicine Practitioner/Acupuncturist will examine the colour, size, shape, colour of the coating and thickness. Different tongues reveal not only the overall state of ones health, but also reveal specific
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