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Categories: Cost-Effective Treatment, Herbal Medicine, La Curandera, Self-Care, TCM | Comments Off on Student Clinic

Guess who? If you have not yet met Stephanie, please meet my wife!   I am extremely excited to introduce Stephanie as our new herbalist.  She will be working Mondays and Wednesdays in the evening from 6-9PM.  She will be doing her own version of the same work I did at Holistic Herbal Health.  This […]

Categories: Diagnostics, Herbal Medicine, La Curandera, TCM | Comments Off on Fundamentals of TCM diagnostics
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By Stephanie Brochstein, community herbalist Since David introduced me two weeks ago as the new kid on staff, I have received several questions from friends about how Chinese medical specialists diagnose patients (i.e. how can you diagnose me)?  The following is a short-summary. Diagnostic Techniques:  Indo-Tibetan, Sino-Russian, Sino-Japanese medicines all use a refined system of diagnostic tools […]

Categories: Acupuncture, Cost-Effective Treatment, Herbal Medicine, Self-Care, TCM | Comments Off on Answer to a Patient: Can Chinese Medicine help recover from surgery?
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Chinese Medicine Can Help With: Surgery (recovery from) Bruises Wounds Scars Sports Related Injuries Post-partum healing Today’s post is inspired by a friend, Carl L. of Austin, who recently inquired whether Chinese medicine had anything to offer for recovery from surgery.  Well, Carl, in fact there’s quite a bit that can help you. Chinese herbal […]

Categories: Acupuncture, Herbal Medicine, Self-Care, Stress | Comments Off on Safer Treatment of ADHD

ADHD in Kids “My kid may have ADHD.  I’m concerned about the safety of treating my children with medicines.  What are my options?” In this article: What is ADHD? ADHD, kids, and parents. A Holistic View of ADHD. Pharmaceutical vs. Natural Treatments. Treatment Safety & Lifestyle Integration. Many parents are concerned for their childrens’ safety […]

Categories: Acupuncture, Cost-Effective Treatment, Herbal Medicine | Comments Off on $5 Herbal Consults: Jan 15-Feb 15

Dear Friends: Happy New Year! The year 2009 was a tough one for many people. I would like to take a few moments of your time to reflect on the past year, and to offer a New Year’s gift to all. This past year has been fantastic in many ways. I re-located my office from […]