Today I Received the Highest Compliment

A patient who is going through a metamorphosis in her life told me today that she has gotten more from our talking sessions (supported with acupuncture) than she has from regular sessions with a psychologist. I wasn’t surprised to hear…

Burn Out: Why It Happens

Burn out is a common thing. Usually people say they’re over worked, have too much responsibility. The body responds by creating symptoms like panic attacks, anxiety, depression, insomnia, heart burn, constipation, difficulty swallowing, lack of libido, cold feet and the…

Feeling Hormonal after Giving Birth?

It’s not unusal to feel anxious after having a baby. Some women also experience panic attacks which by definition, are scary. I find that women who go back to work shortly after having a child are more prone to hormonal…

The Holidays are Over and You’re a Butterball–What Happened?

You hear over and over, “calories don’t count during the holidays” and so you pig out on sugary desserts. It’s hard to pass up another chocolate especially the one with the coconut interior. Unfortunately your scale doesn’t agree with that…

The One Thing We Can Count On is the Dear Old Moon

There’s much controversy about the moon and how it can effect our moods. But for those of us who have practiced holistic medicine for decades, there is no debate–the full and new moon phases do have an effect on our…