Acupressure for the Fall Season

Fall is finally here! Along with changes in the weather, we should also be mindful of the transitions taking place in our bodies. In addition to a healthy diet and regular acupuncture treatments, there are things you can do at home to stay in good health this fall! Self-acupressure can be used to relieve everyday… Continue reading Acupressure for the Fall Season


Massage Therapy, Now At Aquarius Acupuncture!

Massage Therapy, now at Aquarius Acupuncture! This September at Aquarius Acupuncture, we will be offering you massage with Jean Rim every Saturday. Over her 20-year career, Jean, a licensed massage therapist, has been practicing, healing and administering pain management through various techniques. She has attended the Polarity Institute, in Portland, Maine, and graduated from the… Continue reading Massage Therapy, Now At Aquarius Acupuncture!

Heal Your Acne with Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)

Being in practice for over 10 years, I have come across many patients suffering from chronic acne well into adulthood. Most have tried it all—salicylic acid, benzoyl peroxide, antibiotics, and even birth control pills. Although these medications often improve current breakouts, they do little to prevent future acne, so many end up in a relapse.… Continue reading Heal Your Acne with Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)

Veganism and Chinese Medicine

Veganism – is it for you? Veganism is somewhat of a controversial topic in Chinese medicine. The medicine itself is based on the principles of yin and yang, which emphasizes the importance of finding balance and equilibrium within the body. Chinese medicine is not so keen on anything that leans too far to one side, meaning… Continue reading Veganism and Chinese Medicine

Why Chinese Medicine Can Help Heal Your Hypothyroidism

Lately in my practice, I’ve been encountering an increased number of patients with hypothyroidism. This prompted me to write about this condition, especially since it can be well-managed with the combination of Traditional Chinese Medicine and conventional medicine.   What is hypothyroidism? Hypothyroidism is essentially an underactivity of the thyroid gland. This gland produces the… Continue reading Why Chinese Medicine Can Help Heal Your Hypothyroidism

Acupuncture is Covered by Insurance!

Aquarius Acupuncture accepts health insurance in-network from Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS). We are also out-of-network with many other plans including United Healthcare (UHC), Cigna, Aetna, and more! If you have a different health insurance, it doesn’t hurt to check if you are covered for acupuncture. Also, if it’s a new year and you weren’t… Continue reading Acupuncture is Covered by Insurance!