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!