Author Archives: Amy

Amy is a holistic health care practitioner with a passion for helping others heal their digestion and their hormones naturally.

How to approach and navigate Menopause naturally

Menopause.

 

What comes to mind when you see this word? It has a lot of connotation doesn’t it?  I think for many women, it conjures up horror stories from their moms and aunts about hot flashes and insomnia.  But I want to turn the tables and make this time of life less dreadful and more embraceable!

 

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Endometriosis Signs and Symptoms and Treatment Options

March is Endometriosis Awareness Month!

Endometriosis is a disease that affects around 11% of women worldwide.  But the kicker is it can often take years for women to receive the diagnosis.

 

What is Endometriosis?

Endometriosis is when the cells that normally line the uterus are found outside the uterus.  When during a woman’s menstrual cycle those cells are shed

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Herbal Medicine for Kids – keys to unlock their own healing power

Beyond Acupuncture

As Chinese Medicine is a system of 8 complimentary modalities, acupuncture is not always the one and only therapy I use for kids.  Another super effective and important solution is HERBS!  I don’t prescribe herbs for every kid I see, however, we will discuss whether this approach is the right approach for your child depending on his or

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Treating Kids – Overcoming Misconceptions About Acupuncture

Before parents decide to bring their kids in for treatment, they may encounter some obstacles.  Let’s talk about it so we can clear up some myths and misconceptions and get on to healing!

Objections and Gaining Trust

Your kids might say something like this:

“No way! I hate needles! They hurt!” – Most kids in the US are vaccinated from

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Treating Kids with Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine

Do kids get acupuncture and take herbs? You bet they do!  Here’s an intro to Chinese medicine for children.  It’s the first in a series of blogs on this topic.

*The beauty of choosing Chinese Medicine as a treatment modality for your kids is that they get better fast! The key is to bring them in at first signs of

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