As an acupuncturist, I’m often asked “what can acupuncture be used for?” Before Covid I would have offered my practiced response of explaining Chinese medical theory, and then some of the main reasons people choose acupuncture treatment. However, Covid has provided an opportunity for everyone to … [Read more...] about Healthy Mindsets in the Age of Covid-19
Goodbye 2020, Welcome 2021! Despite the difficult year that 2020 had been, we are all looking forward with great optimism for a better year ahead. As we often do, so many of us start to make “New Year’s resolutions” to start new habits and create a “better you”. However, it is important to give … [Read more...] about Happy New Year to YOU!
Every year around this time, we begin to notice the transition from summer to fall. Cooler and damp weather can increase our likelihood of getting sick. Under normal circumstances, we are taking measures to get build a strong immune system and ready for the flu and cold season. With COVID, this … [Read more...] about Strengthening your Immunity during COVID
Chiropractic has always been one of my favorite alternative medicine modalities. Enter Emma Lockwood. Like me, she went to chiropractic school at a young age. I was 20 when I went to acupuncture school and the next youngest person there was 9 years my senior, but most folks were in the forties or … [Read more...] about Podcasting with Monica & Dr Lockwood
There are so many fun, interactive techniques that you can share with your kids to help support their immune system. Here are some easy, peasy tips to keep your kiddos healthy and calm. Pediatric Gua Sha Gua what?!? Gua Sha or scraping massage is a great technique to use on kids 4 years and … [Read more...] about What Can You Do To Boost Your Child’s Immune System?
Essential oils are a gentle and effective way to support both immune function and emotions. They have not only energetic, yet biological actions which can create shifts in mood and behavior, affecting the Central Nervous System and strengthening lung and immune function! Not all essential oils … [Read more...] about Essential Oils for Immune and Emotional Support