fermented foods and intestinal health

Intestinal Health and Fermented Foods

Try Fermented Foods for Greater 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. Our soil and water is […]

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Acupuncture for Crohn’s Disease – Acu News July 2017

Try Acupuncture for Crohn’s Disease Crohn’s disease is an autoimmune disease that affects nearly 780,000 Americans. People with Crohn’s disease can experience periods of severe symptoms followed by periods of what seems like remission. This seesaw effect can happen indefinitely, as there is currently no known cure for Crohn’s disease. Crohn’s disease was discovered in […]

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Sleeping in your own bed

Health Tips for Kids – Sleeping in Your Own Bed

Are you sleeping in your own bed? I’ve seen parents on the fence about whether to let their children sleep with them or have them sleeping in their own bed. Of course, getting sleep is a priority for health and any disruptions need to be limited but I think there can be special exceptions that […]

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boo boo kisses and band-aids

Health Tips for Kids – Boo Boo Kisses and Band-Aids

Boo Boo Kisses and Band-Aids are comforting and help form great family bonds. Here’s a fun tip! There are important moments that strengthen the bonds between parents and their children. Sometimes though, these important moments are overlooked and disregarded because there are so many other apparently important things to focus on in our stressful, fast-pace […]

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cancer survivors wanted

Cancer Survivors Wanted for Study

Cancer Survivors Wanted for Study on Well-Being The Vitality Project / Sponsors are Lifespan and Brown Women between ages 18 and 70 may be eligible. 10 weeks of classes on different wellness practices in Fall 2017 You will be compensated for your participation Call 401-863-6272 Email: SPREAD THE WORD! / Post the photo below […]

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Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

New Title! Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Rhode Island

There has been a change for the professional title of acupuncture in Rhode Island. The professional title of an acupuncturist practicing in Rhode Island was “Doctor of Acupuncture (DA)”. This has changed. Legislation and the Department of Health have updated the title to be “Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine” (DAOM). Trained DAOM’s offer a […]

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FDA Recommends Doctors Get Info About Acupuncture

FDA Recommends Doctors Get Info About Acupuncture

FDA Recommends Doctors Get Info About Acupuncture and Other Alternative Therapies for Pain “The Food and Drug Administration released proposed changes Wednesday to its blueprint on educating health care providers about treating pain. The guidelines now recommend that doctors get information about chiropractic care and acupuncture as therapies that might help patients avoid prescription opioids.” Read more here

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stress and chronic pain

Stress and Chronic Pain

A Link between Stress and Chronic Pain? Could stress be a factor in prolonging the chronic pain cycle? Chronic pain can be a sign that the body’s natural ability to restore and maintain health is being drained or blocked. Physical stress obviously can lead to pain but what about mental stress? Mental emotional stress is […]

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The Golden Rule and Encouragement

Health Tips for Kids – The Golden Rule and Encouragement

Do you remember the Golden Rule? Being a parent is such an important job. I believe parents are the most important pillars of support for a healthy society. Parents are responsible for raising the next generation. And having a Golden Rule or something to guide their parenting is healthful. It’s an awesome responsibility to be […]

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emotions and chronic pain

Emotions and Chronic Pain

Is There a Connection between Emotions and Chronic Pain? When we can’t find answers to chronic pain from conventional medicine, wouldn’t you say we need to find an alternative? Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) says a lot about the connections between emotions and chronic pain. TCM defines emotional imbalances as a common source for many health […]

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