Category: Seasonal Changes

Spring Flower in Snow

Bye-bye Winter?… Not quite!

Bye-bye Winter?… Not quite! March 2022 By Anjalee Patel, LAc, DACM, Dipl. OM, PTA It’s easy to get excited when the weather begins to turn, and spring is just around the corner. It provides the chance to be outside in the sun, wear lighter clothes, eat all the fruits that are starting to grow and […]

Candle and Pine Branches

Peace and Health During the Holiday Season

Peace and Health During the Holiday Season November 2021 By Patty Jones, LAc, MSTOM, Dipl. OM, DCCM, PharmD., RPh and Anjalee Patel, LAc, DACM, Dipl. OM, PTA The holiday season is a time of year that inspires fun and excitement. Activities like putting up holiday decorations, parties, shopping for gifts and holiday baking can bring […]

Fall leaf

Falling For Autumn

Falling For Autumn October 2021 By Patty Jones, LAc, MSTOM, Dipl. OM, DCCM, PharmD., RPh Autumn/Fall is the season of maturing and harvesting. This is the time when crops, our nourishment, are gathered and stored for the long winter ahead. Leaves change color and fall to earth, and animals gather nuts and other food to […]

Spring Leaf

Spring Has Sprung!

Spring Has Sprung! April 2021 By Patty Jones, LAc, MSTOM, Dipl. AC, DCCM, PharmD., RPh In Chinese medicine, spring is the season that is characterized by growth and upward movement. It is the time of year in which our Yang Qi rises up and begins to spread upwards and outwards. Trees form buds and leaves, […]

Acupuncture figure head

Pain and Cold Weather

Pain and Cold Weather February 2021 By Michaela McClintock, LAc, DAc Chances are, if you ran into your acupuncturist outside of the office this time of year you may not recognize her. But it is not because she is trying to go incognito. She is bundling up to stay warm to preserve and protect her […]