Gut health

Can My Symptoms Actually Be a Food Intolerance?

July 6, 2019

    Can My Symptoms Actually Be a Food Intolerance? Food intolerances or “sensitivities” can affect you in so many ways. They are actually becoming more common as well. Before we dive in. It is best to differentiate between intolerances and allergies. Food allergy vs. intolerances With food allergies it can be an immediate reaction…

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Seasonal Allergies

Research Update – Acupuncture and Seasonal Allergies

April 14, 2018

What does the research say about acupuncture and seasonal allergies? The American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy published research that found acupuncture effective for the treatment of allergic rhinitis. Allergic rhinitis is also known as hay fever. The researchers compiled the results from 13 quality studies, which followed 2,365 participants. The various studies confirmed acupuncture…

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IBS Relief with Acupuncture

IBS Relief with Acupuncture

June 5, 2017

What is IBS? Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), otherwise known as “spastic colon,” is a common disorder that affects the colon and causes many disruptive symptoms. Many of these symptoms can be managed with a simple change in diet and lifestyle. Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture may be able to help. What are the symptoms? IBS…

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dairy and lactose intolerance

Lactose Intolerance: What You Need To Know

November 3, 2015

Lactose Intolerance What is lactose, and why are some people intolerant to it? Lactose is a sugar composed of glucose and galactose, which—because two sugars are combined—is more commonly called a disaccharide. The enzyme that breaks down the two-sugar molecule for digestion is called lactase. In essence, lactose intolerance is the body’s inability to digest…

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