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Update: Our continued response to COVID-19

Update: Our continued response to COVID-19 March 2020 As everything changes around us, we are working to make changes to best serve you and your needs.  We had hoped to re-open A Touch of Ginger today, Tuesday, March 31st, but we have made the difficult decision to remain closed for the rest of this week. However, […]

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COVID-19 Update from A Touch of Ginger

COVID-19 Update from A Touch of Ginger March 2020 Effective March 19, 2020, A Touch of Ginger has suspended in-office treatments through March 30th based on the recommendation from the Illinois Society of Acupuncturists. Closing the office was a difficult decision to make, but your health and safety is my highest priority. As COVID-19 continues to impact […]

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Acupuncturist Ginger Michels Speaks at Local School’s Career Day

Acupuncturist Ginger Michels Speaks at Local School’s Career Day December 2019 On November 20, 2018, Homestead Elementary School, Aurora, IL, hosted its 8th annual Career Day in celebration of American Education Week.  The school had 27 speakers representing 21 different professions attend this event.  Some of the professions that were represented include attorney, dietitian, physical […]

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Back to School: Help Facilitate Your Child’s Transition

Back to School: Help Facilitate Your Child’s Transition August 2019 As summer winds down and fall approaches, families are preparing to send their children back to school. Typical school preparations include everything from buying school supplies, shoes and clothes, to checking school and bus schedules. But did you know there are steps you can take to […]

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Seasonal Changes Can Cause Imbalance in the Body

Seasonal Changes Can Cause Imbalance in the Body November 2018 In Chinese Medicine, it is believed that our bodies are a microcosm of the world around us. As the season shifts from fall to winter, the environmental changes affect our bodies. Just as there are places on our planet that are dry (deserts, Arizona, the Sahara), damp (rainforests, Florida), hot (deserts, places […]