In Chinese medicine, diet and food choices are the most important actions we can take to maintain balance and health. Here are some tips for healthy eating! 1. Eat vegetables mostly cooked or gently steamed. An excessive amount of raw vegetables can weaken the digestive qi. 2. Drink room … [Read more...] about TCM Dietary Tips for Balance
Living in a world with Covid-19, almost everyone knows someone infected with the virus. While each person’s experience with the virus is different, a common question we ask each other about Covid-affected loved ones is “were they healthy”? This question seems to require a very black or white … [Read more...] about What Does “Healthy” Mean to You?
Traditional Chinese Medicine is a fully integrative & holistic way of viewing the body - acupuncture is just one method of treatment! Another common method of treatment is nutrition. Food is one of the medicine's most everyday tools of healing. Each food has it's own unique nature in … [Read more...] about Cucumber Salad ~ cooling for those hot summer days
https://open.spotify.com/episode/1Z823YxSNkOIQkCrTYcVMc From the moment I met Alyssa, I was excited to do this podcast! She's a certified Whole Life Healing Couch & Registered Yoga Teacher. Her mission is "To inspired healing for the younger generation through through mindfulness, empowered … [Read more...] about Aura Awakening Radio Podcast with Alyzza Alvarez & Monica Mae Leibson: How mental health can heal the body & learning about our inner pharmacy
Anyone else burning up?!?! I should get a t-shirt with this printed on it. It all started 4 years ago at the age of 46. Out of nowhere, constant hot flashes all day for a week in the dead of July. Then they were gone as quickly as their onset. … [Read more...] about These Hormones Are A Changing: How Acupuncture Can Manage Perimenopause/Menopause
(Recipe credited to Tiina Lemmik) Here’s an easy, healthy salad loaded with a bounty of hormone balancing vegetables and herbs like chickpeas, basil and mint to keep you cool on these steamy July days. And the best part: no cooking required! Take a look at how these ingredients support healthy … [Read more...] about Hormone Balancing Summer Salad