Blog Archive

The Natural Aging Process through TCM Sep 5th, 2019

As early as 2,000 years ago, the Chinese described the physiological stages of men and women. These stages are found in Huang Di Nei Jing. Huang Di Nei Jing (HDNJ) is one of the “Bibles” of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and a classic that sets the pace for many of...

GET READY FOR FLU SEASON Aug 27th, 2019

NAET Boost Your Immune System Treatments   We can help prevent the flu this year using non-invasive, effective NAET and learn additional naturopathic and herbal prevention methods to prevent colds and flu this season! To help prevent flu this year, we will be having an NAET Boost Your Immune System...

Acupuncture and Rheumatoid Arthritis and Peripheral Neuropathy Jul 11th, 2019

Rheumatoid Arthritis, Peripheral Neuropathy case at Nirvana Naturopathics 6/12/19 72 year old female patient came in with pain and tingling in her legs and hips pain. She was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis and peripheral neuropathy in 2017. This is post-surgery. She  went into surgery for spinal stenosis. Patient got three...

Clinical Experience in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis with Chinese Medicine Jun 25th, 2019

Clinical Experience in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis with Chinese Medicine Journal of Chinese Medicine   Abstract : Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is the second most common form of arthritis after osteoarthritis and affects approximately one per cent of the population worldwide, manifesting with both articular and non-articular symptoms. Based on...

Traditional Chinese Organ Body Clock May 23rd, 2019

Chinese Medicine’s 24 hour body clock is divided into 12 two-hour intervals of the Qi (vital force) moving through the organ system. Chinese Medicine practitioners use The Organ Body Clock to help them determine the organ responsible for diseases. For example, if you find yourself waking up between the hours...

Effects of Chinese Calligraphy on Health: Lana Moshkovich May 17th, 2019

Today's society disregards the importance of calligraphy as an integral part of the modern Chinese language. Others claim it is merely a practice for old men. But this is unfair and unwise. Calligraphy, although considered to be dated in some circles, is about much more than simply passing the time;...

Successful treatment of headache Jun 22nd, 2017

Approximately 4% of adults experience headaches nearly every day. Migraine and tension-type headaches are common headache disorders in clinic and result in significant reduction in social activities and work capacity of the suffers (Woolhouse, 2005).                         According to the National Institute of...

Healing Colors Meditation Exercise Jun 15th, 2017

Find a comfortable position and allow your body to relax. Become aware of where you feel tension accumulated from the day’s activities. As you inhale let a color come to mind. Paint any areas of tension with that glorious bright color. Take your time. Inhale the color, allow it to...

Pain Management for Osteoarthritis Jun 8th, 2017

This week’s blog has been stimulated by a recent publication in The Journal of the American Medical Association evaluating the use of regular intra-articular corticosteroid injections for symptom management and cartilage volume in osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee ( McAlindon, LaValley, & Harvey, 2017). Previous research had suggested that the inflammatory process in...