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Use This Topical Product for All Your Aches and Pains

Pain can be a debilitating nuisance. It can prevent us from doing important things and even enjoying life. Alas, we have many natural solutions to…

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8 Reasons Herbal Medicine is Right for You

Tea is the elixir of life - Lao Tzu It’s no secret that herbal medicine or plant medicine is effective. Yet many people are hesitant…

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Working with Fear! A Fresh Perspective on Engaging with Fear

Working with Fear! A Fresh Perspective on Engaging with Fear In this article, Working with Fear, the emotion of fear is given a fresh perspective.…

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Prepare Your Body for Labor with Acupuncture

I’m so excited to share with you that I’m an aunt! Cecilia June was born on July 14, 2018 to my brother and sister-in-law. Cecilia arrived a healthy baby at 7lbs 2oz, and was 19 inches. I’m also honored to share that my skills as an Acupuncturist aided in the labor process. In this post, I’ll share why and how Acupuncture can help with labor. Before we dive in, here’s a picture of my

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Life on Autopilot, 3 Steps to Enhance Your Routine

Let’s go for a drive. Prepare to leave your home. Grab your keys, phone, and wallet. Get in your car. Once in your car, choose a destination that you frequent daily or weekly. This destination might be work, the grocery store, school, the park, or daycare. Got your destination? Great. Now, put your destination aside. You won’t need to navigate. Your subconscious mind already knows the way. You already know traffic patterns,

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Fatigue: There’s an Herb for That!

The days go by and you’re feeling fine. Then one day comes along, and you’re feeling fatigued. Completely tired. Your eyes lackluster and your body feels weak. Your motivation and creativity have decreased. You feel like a stick in the mud, literally. Fatigue can last for one day or even a year. It can also ruin your day, make you feel helpless and even a little loopy.  I Know Fatigue Well

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What’s Your Poop Story?

Let’s talk about poop! This topic has fascinated Chinese medical practitioners for thousands of years. Their theory is simple. Your health is determined by the state of your digestive system. When your digestive system is irritated, the rest of your body will be taxed. This taxation can lead to a short-term or long-term issues that lasts a lifetime. When it comes to your dairy air, consult your poop then your

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My First Experience with Acupuncture

Have you been curious about acupuncture, but have yet to try it? Or maybe you have had it, but you weren’t sure what was to come of it? In this post, I share with you the story of my first acupuncture treatment.   Click the image to watch or keep reading below.  Everyone’s Experience is Different It’s important to understand that your acupuncture treatments are unique to you. Each treatment can address

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3 Tips for Staying Cool & Healthy this Summer

Today, Thursday, June 21 is the first official day of Summer! This fiery season charges us like a battery. It keeps us warm and encourages activity. Yet, too much warmth and activity can burn our skin, cause dehydration, and even exhaustion. Alas! A balance can be attained and maintained. Use these three tips to stay cool and well this summer season. Enjoy Cooling Fruits, Vegetables & Teas Balance the seasonal

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Two Daily Musts for Health

One of the most common question I’m asked is, “Malerie, what’s your number one health recommendation?” This is a big question. My response is always the same, “It depends.” I know, I know, that’s not the answer you were hoping for, but it really does depend. It depends on several things. It depends on what you’re wanting to accomplish. It depends on which body – physical, mental, emotional or spiritual

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There’s an Herb for that: Digestive Distress and Heart Health

You ate too much and you feel like crud, now what? Are you concerned about your blood pressure and heart health?  Lucky for us, there’s an herb that addresses both concerns. Two for one! It’s hard to beat that bargain. This herb will ease digestive distress and aid in heart health. The magnificent herb in reference is Hawthorn Berry or Crataegus. It is known as Shan Zha in Chinese Medicine. Before we

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5 Truths About Essential Oils, What You Must Know

Essential oils are HOT HOT HOT right now. They are everywhere and everyone is using them. Before you continue using them or start using them, you’ll want to know these five truths. These truths are the foundation for essential oil use. They will provide you with what you need to know to be comfortable and confident in using this medicinal art. As part of the curriculum for my masters in

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