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Acupuncture and Type 1 Diabetes

Acupuncture and Type 1 Diabetes Many people may not be aware there are multiple types of diabetes. Type 2 diabetes is the most common and most frequently talked about. However, type 1 diabetes is also very prevalent and one that can be very dangerous for those that have it. Type …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 20, 2017

Type 1 Diabetes
Type 1 Diabetes

Acupuncture and Type 1 Diabetes

Acupuncture and Type 1 Diabetes Many people may not be aware there are multiple types of diabetes. Type 2 diabetes is the most common and most frequently talked about. However, type 1 diabetes is also very prevalent and one that can be very dangerous for those that have it. Type …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 20, 2017

{Research Updates}– Superfoods for Diabetes

Superfoods for Diabetes: (Part 1 of many)… A recent article published by Sepalika.com provides information from multiple research studies that confirm the best way to manage diabetes is through proper diet. More specifically through the use of “superfoods.” The multiple studies showed various superfoods such as oily fish, broccoli, blueberries, …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 15, 2017

Superfoods for diabetes
Superfoods for diabetes

{Research Updates}– Superfoods for Diabetes

Superfoods for Diabetes: (Part 1 of many)… A recent article published by Sepalika.com provides information from multiple research studies that confirm the best way to manage diabetes is through proper diet. More specifically through the use of “superfoods.” The multiple studies showed various superfoods such as oily fish, broccoli, blueberries, …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 15, 2017

What you need to know about WA State Health Insurance 2018

Health Insurance 2018: What you need to know It’s that time of year again. Signing up for health insurance. If you do not get health insurance from your employer this post is really relevant to you. With all the new changes in insurance coverage; it can often be quite confusing …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 11, 2017

Health Insurance
Health Insurance

What you need to know about WA State Health Insurance 2018

Health Insurance 2018: What you need to know It’s that time of year again. Signing up for health insurance. If you do not get health insurance from your employer this post is really relevant to you. With all the new changes in insurance coverage; it can often be quite confusing …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 11, 2017

Ways to increase nutrient absorption

Acupuncture, the small intestine, and ways to increase nutrient absorption The small intestine is part of the gastrointestinal tract. Up to 90 percent of the digestion and absorption of food occurs in the small intestine and its main function is the absorption of minerals and nutrients from the food we …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 8, 2017

ways to increase intestinal absorption
ways to increase intestinal absorption

Ways to increase nutrient absorption

Acupuncture, the small intestine, and ways to increase nutrient absorption The small intestine is part of the gastrointestinal tract. Up to 90 percent of the digestion and absorption of food occurs in the small intestine and its main function is the absorption of minerals and nutrients from the food we …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 8, 2017

Positive Effects of Acupuncture

What to expect from your first session: Positive effects of acupuncture During an initial session of acupuncture, most practitioners began with an extensive health intake that goes over all of the systems in the body. We use this to determine certain patterns of imbalance, allowing us to treat the root …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 1, 2017

Positive effects of acupuncture
Positive effects of acupuncture

Positive Effects of Acupuncture

What to expect from your first session: Positive effects of acupuncture During an initial session of acupuncture, most practitioners began with an extensive health intake that goes over all of the systems in the body. We use this to determine certain patterns of imbalance, allowing us to treat the root …

Post by Ellie Heintze on November 1, 2017

Fermented Foods and Intestinal Health

Role of fermented foods and intestinal health: The modern world is changing every single day. Because of this constant state of change, our bodies are frequently having to adjust.  We have a food supply being degraded and depleted of nutritional content, which in turn, causes our bodies to become depleted. …

Post by Ellie Heintze on October 31, 2017

fermented foods and intestinal health
fermented foods and intestinal health

Fermented Foods and Intestinal Health

Role of fermented foods and intestinal health: The modern world is changing every single day. Because of this constant state of change, our bodies are frequently having to adjust.  We have a food supply being degraded and depleted of nutritional content, which in turn, causes our bodies to become depleted. …

Post by Ellie Heintze on October 31, 2017

{Recipe}: Warm Winter Congee

Congee: Easy Comfort Food For The Whole Family Congee, or rice porridge, might be a new and savory surprise for your kids, but this healthy and simple dish has been served for many years in Asian cultures. Let’s take a look at how this breakfast alternative might delight your whole …

Post by Ellie Heintze on October 25, 2017

Congee
Congee

{Recipe}: Warm Winter Congee

Congee: Easy Comfort Food For The Whole Family Congee, or rice porridge, might be a new and savory surprise for your kids, but this healthy and simple dish has been served for many years in Asian cultures. Let’s take a look at how this breakfast alternative might delight your whole …

Post by Ellie Heintze on October 25, 2017

{Research Update}: Acupuncture and lung health

Acupuncture and lung health: A study published by the Natural Health Research Institute suggests acupuncture can improve the breathing ability of COPD patients. COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) is a progressive disease that gradually decreases lung function. The patients in this study received daily acupuncture treatments for twelve weeks using …

Post by Ellie Heintze on October 10, 2017

Acupuncture and lung health
Acupuncture and lung health

{Research Update}: Acupuncture and lung health

Acupuncture and lung health: A study published by the Natural Health Research Institute suggests acupuncture can improve the breathing ability of COPD patients. COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) is a progressive disease that gradually decreases lung function. The patients in this study received daily acupuncture treatments for twelve weeks using …

Post by Ellie Heintze on October 10, 2017

Building Protective Qi with Acupuncture

Building Protective Qi with TCM Everybody gets sick at some point in their life. For some, it’s just a quick weekend thing.  For others, it can last for several days and even weeks. Why do some people always get sick whenever there is a bug going around and others don’t? …

Post by Ellie Heintze on October 1, 2017

Building protective qi
Building protective qi

Building Protective Qi with Acupuncture

Building Protective Qi with TCM Everybody gets sick at some point in their life. For some, it’s just a quick weekend thing.  For others, it can last for several days and even weeks. Why do some people always get sick whenever there is a bug going around and others don’t? …

Post by Ellie Heintze on October 1, 2017

IBS Relief with Traditional Chinese Medicine

Get to the root of your IBS: Irritable Bowel Syndrome, otherwise known as “spastic colon,” is a common disorder that affects the colon and causes many disruptive symptoms. Many of these symptoms can be managed with a simple change in diet and lifestyle. Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture may be …

Post by Ellie Heintze on September 4, 2017

IBS Relief Naturally
IBS Relief Naturally

IBS Relief with Traditional Chinese Medicine

Get to the root of your IBS: Irritable Bowel Syndrome, otherwise known as “spastic colon,” is a common disorder that affects the colon and causes many disruptive symptoms. Many of these symptoms can be managed with a simple change in diet and lifestyle. Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture may be …

Post by Ellie Heintze on September 4, 2017

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