Acupuncture for Endometriosis

Acupuncture for Endometriosis

Acupuncture received a nod from the New England Journal of Medicine recently, citing research showing that acupuncture treatment is linked with a decrease in symptoms due to endometriosis. This condition can be frustrating to patients and practitioners, because...
Meet Acupuncturist Ashley Flores of Four Flowers Wellness

Meet Acupuncturist Ashley Flores of Four Flowers Wellness

Today we’d like to introduce you to Ashley Flores. Ashley, please share your story with us. How did you get to where you are today? I began my exploration of Eastern Medicine as a way of dealing with my own health challenges. In my late teens and early twenties, I...

Moxibustion

Moxibustion Moxibustion, also know as moxa, is a traditional therapy used in Eastern medicine to warm points or areas of the body. Moxa is made from the herb artemisia (called Ai Ye in Chinese). The artemisia is made into many different forms, from tiny cones the size...
Chinese Medicine and the Art of Letting Go

Chinese Medicine and the Art of Letting Go

Are you feeling pissed off? Angry? Upset? Irritated? Frustrated? Agitated by things that are beyond your control? It’s a good time to Let Go. We choose to let go, not because we are detached and unfeeling (or apathetic), but because we make a conscious choice to...

Acupuncture for PCOS

Effective Natural Treatments for Women with PCOS  “Rhythm is something you either have or don’t have, but when you have it, you have it all over.”                -Elvis Presley   Despite affecting nearly 2 in 10 women, PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) is still...