Archive for Immune

Treating and Maintaining Autoimmune Diseases with Acupuncture

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My boyfriend was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis 15 years ago, and other than a somewhat strong flare up 5 years after that it has stayed pretty dormant. He maintained a vegetarian diet, limited alcohol intake, and stayed very active, all of which seemed to help keep this condition at bay. For 10 years he only dealt with the occasional, mild flare up that usually subsided on its own. Even so it was still something that…

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Acupuncture for Seasonal Allergies

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Spring is a time of renewal, and every year we watch with anticipation as the world reawakens. Animals emerge from their winter hiding places, and we witness seemingly dead plants burst back to life. The days begin to get warmer, and the dull and muted tones we see around us are replaced with lush and vibrant shades of every color. It is difficult not to feel inspired as you breathe in the fresh air and…

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Autumn is Here!

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With the cooler weather and beautiful changing leaves comes the start of pesky cold and flu season. We offer a variety of essential oils, diffusers, and herbs to keep you feeling healthy! Diffusing Essential Oils Did you know that diffusing certain essential oils can boost your immune system, and either prevent you from catching nasty cold and flu viruses, or help you get back on your feet quicker? Diffusers distribute the oils into the air,…

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