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

Let's warm your core up! The Asian cultures have a long tradition of dressing to protect the abdomen and the lower back and with good reason - the Kidneys [...]

By | 2018-12-03T23:39:02+00:00 October 5th, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions, Seasons, Winter|0 Comments

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

Long story short - Moxibustion creates smoke and in my modest 24+ years of Amma practice I've seen Lung pulses decline and Lung pathologies sky rocket. Weighing the options, [...]

By | 2018-12-04T14:58:20+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

Windy Conditions

My brief visit to Ireland reminds me of how lovely or problematic a blustery day can be. Never mind doing your hair, it's going to [...]

By | 2018-09-30T17:05:19+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions, Seasons, Spring|2 Comments

Treating Heartburn, Acid Reflux and GERD (Gastroesophogeal Reflux Disease) with Asian Medicine and Holistic Nutrition

Heartburn, acid reflux and GERD (gastroesophogeal reflux disorder),  are very common complaints among Americans, with nearly 1 in 10 adults suffering at least once a week.  Ouch! That's a [...]

By | 2018-07-09T15:59:21+00:00 July 8th, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, Common Conditions|3 Comments