Invisible Toxins Inside Your Home

Here are a few of the common household items that contain chemicals linked to serious health risks: Flooring and windows, plastics, fragrances and food can linings Chemical: Phthalates and Bisphenol A (BPA) Health Risk: Endocrine Disrupters Health Impacts: Infertility; breast and prostate cancer; metabolic disorders; altered thyroid function; low birth weight Nonstick cookware, stain resistant […]

What is Chinese Herbal Medicine?

Chinese Herbal Medicine (CHM) is a complete system that seeks primarily to correct internal imbalances, rather than to treat symptoms alone. CHM is successfully used to treat a variety of conditions including: Skin disease, including eczema, psoriasis, acne, rosacea, urticaria. Gastro-intestinal disorders, including irritable bowel syndrome, chronic constipation, ulcerative colitis. Gynecological conditions, including pre-menstrual syndrome […]

Are Herbal Medicines Safe?

We offer a full line of both Chinese and Western herbal products that are developed by U.S. based companies. The herbs used pass government inspection and are tested by independent laboratories for pesticides, sulfide, bacteria or other contamination and have strict standards for purity and potency. If you have specific questions about any herbal products, […]

What is Holistic Medicine Anyway?

Even with the publicity and press given lately to holistic forms of medicine such as acupuncture, chiropractic and herbal medicine, I am routinely asked the question, “What does holistic mean?” The word holistic stems from Holism which according to Webster’s dictionary means ‘the view that an organic or integrated whole has a reality independent of […]

Can Oriental Medicine be Used to Treat Children’s Illnesses?

Oriental medicine is very effective in the treatment of many common childhood ailments, such as environmental and food allergies, asthma, acute and chronic ear, nose and throat infections, colic, diarrhea and other digestive disorders. Because a child’s system is more delicate, there are specialized techniques that have been developed to treat their different needs. Often […]

Oriental Medicine Theory

Unlike Western medicine, which focuses mainly on treating symptoms, Oriental medicine is a complete health care system capable of delivering both primary and specialized care to the body, mind and spirit. It gets to the root cause of health imbalances. Oriental medicine is based on principles developed approximately 2500 years ago and continue to evolve […]