Common Conditions

Clearing Sinus Congestion

If you've ever had a treatment at Pulse, you've likely smelled the wonderful, clearing Kwan Loong or other oils we use during treatment. Besides soothing sore muscles the fragrances [...]

By | 2018-10-17T17:54:56+00:00 October 16th, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions|0 Comments

The Colon – The Official In Charge Of The Drain Ditch

The health of your Colon (or Large Intestines) is not something that should be overlooked. The organ holds the job of letting go of things it no longer needs, [...]

By | 2018-10-15T17:23:47+00:00 October 15th, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions|0 Comments

Warm To The Core

Baby, it's cold outside. Now that you have an ear worm to pester you for the day, let's talk about keeping the core of the body warm. The Asian cultures [...]

By | 2018-11-06T20:15:23+00:00 October 5th, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions, Seasons, Winter|0 Comments

Chew On This! Why Chewing Is So Important

I have made it a rule to give every tooth of mine a chance, and when I eat to chew every bite 32 times. To this rule I owe [...]

Fabulous Fiber

“Eat your muffin, it’s full of bran—it will make you move.”  I’m not sure which was more bothersome at 14, eating the dry, flavorless muffin being presented to me [...]

Autumn’s Energetics–The Season Of The Metal Element

Autumn's arrival shifts the Qi that had been expanding outward (Yang) in the Summer to begin to shift inward (Yin).  We glide through Late Summer at the equinox and [...]

By | 2018-09-14T14:53:51+00:00 September 9th, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, Autumn, BLOGS, Common Conditions, Seasons|0 Comments

Why I No Longer Use Moxibustion In My Practice

Moxibustion is a wonderful Traditional Chinese herbal therapy that's been in practice for thousands of years and is a common part of many Asian medicine (Korean, Japanese and Chinese all [...]

By | 2018-09-01T11:58:25+00:00 September 1st, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions|0 Comments

Addressing Hypothyroidism With Asian Medicine

Feeling burnt out or exhausted? Impaired thyroid functioning may be part of the problem. A little gland located in the neck, the thyroid produces hormones that play a role [...]

By | 2018-09-01T11:30:57+00:00 September 1st, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions|11 Comments

My Herb Cabinet Essentials

I recently had a client ask me how many herbs were in my personal cupboard. "A lot, but it's only one cupboard." Considering that I've been using herbs since I [...]

By | 2018-08-31T08:28:24+00:00 August 30th, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions|0 Comments