Dear Patient, At my clinic, we recently posed this question to the staff for a social media post… If acupuncture could talk, what would it say? My coworkers got creative with their responses. Some were funny… Dude, I am about to rock your world Putting needles in you is like…
Dear Patient, Slowness. It’s an under-appreciated quality in a world of hyper-fast internet speeds, productivity hacks, and instant results. Slowness is…
Dear Patient, Last week I did something I hadn’t done in a long time: I got an acupuncture treatment. I nestled into my chair and told my coworker Ali…
Discussion thread! Why acupuncture?Hello readers! Today I’m trying something new…a Friday discussion thread! I’d love to hear from you and encourage more conversations among our c…
Dear Patient, Sometimes when you get acupuncture, you’ll feel a needle-like sensation in a spot where there’s not actually a needle. Similarly, a needle…
Dear Patient, Why does it always happen at 3AM? You like awake, exhausted yet fully alert, while every problem, every stressor, every regret of…
Dear Patient, Last week, Time magazine featured an article about the benefits and growing popularity of acupuncture in the US. It’s always exciting to…
Dear Patient, “That’s my favorite point,” a patient said as I inserted a needle at Large Intestine 11, a point at the crook of the elbow. “Really?” I…
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