The Apex Blog

Why Every Busy Woman Should Try Acupuncture

2013-08-21T16:00:47+00:00

http://www.shape.com/blogs/why-every-busy-woman-should-try-acupuncture When I found out my new health insurance covered twenty-five sessions of acupuncture treatments in a calendar year, I thought to myself, why not try it? I've always been curious about the benefits from

Common Reactions to Acupuncture Treatment

2018-03-07T09:50:24+00:00

Everyone reacts differently to acupuncture treatment and it may take awhile for the body to become accustomed to the effects of treatment. By tapping into the body's Qi (translated as "energy"), we're trying to nudge

Acupuncture For Flu?

2011-10-23T08:10:54+00:00

A look into an alternative way to get through flu season. By Carol Haslam October 12, 2011 http://chestnuthill.patch.com/articles/acupuncture-for-flu-3cc7e234 Once again, flu season is upon us. In my last article, I examined the importance of taking

Yoga: Five Element Flow Workshop 10/22

2011-10-17T07:02:16+00:00

Just a quick reminder that I’m teaching another “Five Element Flow” workshop at Namaskar Yoga from 1pm-3:30 this Saturday, 10/22.  The first hour will be lecture / discussion about some TCM basics and specifics about

Needles and Herbs and Dogs (Oh My!)

2011-10-17T06:57:11+00:00

I attended a presentation given by the Dr. Brent Bauer of the Mayo Clinic (http://www.mayoclinic.org/bio/10328319.html) last Monday night.  The presentation was promoted with the title “Needles and Herbs and Dogs, Oh My!” and I mistakenly

Eating Healthy: Sautèed Greens with Leek and Garlic

2011-10-10T06:57:50+00:00

I made dinner for a few friends a couple weeks ago and promised to forward this recipe to them.  Figured that I would just share it here.  It’s from Terry Walter’s Clean Start cookbook. It’s

Apex Acupuncture Chicago Summer Update

2011-08-24T07:20:37+00:00

In the spirit of “back to school” week, I thought I’d drop a line about what I learned this summer… Nutrition / Cooking: Heidi Swanson’s Cookbooks. One of my yoga students brought one of her

As Medical Costs Rise More Americans Turn To Acupuncture

2011-03-13T16:42:14+00:00

By Bruce Kennedy Posted 7:00AM 04/02/11 See full article from DailyFinance: http://srph.it/hv2Lbc A year after President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law, many Americans are still struggling to get their

Acupuncture Goes Mainstream

2011-03-12T19:58:25+00:00

Acupuncture Goes Mainstream Why doctors are increasingly turning to acupuncture to help their patients. By Matt McMillen WebMD the Magazine - Feature Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD Complete article: http://www.webmd.com/balance/features/acupuncture-goes-mainstream?src=RSS_PUBLIC Tara McElroy, MD, is

Decoding an Ancient Therapy

2011-03-11T20:01:29+00:00

Decoding an Ancient Therapy High-Tech Tools Show How Acupuncture Works in Treating Arthritis, Back Pain, Other Ills By MELINDA BECK for the Wall Street Journal Complete Article: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704841304575137872667749264.html?mod=wsj_share_facebook Acupuncture has long baffled medical experts and