BY: JESS CLAYTON, M.AC., L.AC. – OCTOBER 10, 2018 – ACUPUNCTURE It is difficult in today’s world to find someone who hasn’t been personally affected by cancer in some way. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and according to the National Breast Cancer Center, 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in… Read More How Does Acupuncture Help Cancer Patients?
BY: JESS CLAYTON, M.AC., L.AC. – SEPTEMBER 24, 2018 – ACUPUNCTURE Like most people in our culture, you are probably not sitting around thinking about how to live in harmony with nature. Instead however, you may be thinking of ways to stay healthy as the weather is beginning to change and cold & flu season… Read More Staying Healthy in Autumn
BY: JESS CLAYTON, M.Ac., L.Ac. – SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 – ACUPUNCTURE As the seasons are changing, I am beginning to see more and more patients coming in with those pesky allergy symptoms. Runny nose, sneezing, itchy and watery eyes are all popping up causing much suffering for many. Most patients who are plagued with the… Read More Acupuncture and Seasonal Allergies
BY: JESS CLAYTON, M.AC., L.AC. – AUGUST 17, 2018 – ACUPUNCTURE Pain is a symptom that I am frequently treating in my acupuncture practice. In fact, I became an acupuncturist due to my own battle with chronic pain. Western medicine is a great modality when it comes to acute pain and other symptoms where there… Read More Acupuncture and the Opioid Crisis
BY: JESS CLAYTON, M.AC., L.AC. – AUGUST 1, 2018 – ACUPUNCTURE For over five thousand years, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been a body, mind, spirit medical system that has been rooted in nature. Many of the fundamental concepts of TCM are based on observations and studies of nature. In Five Element Acupuncture, the idea… Read More Staying Healthy in Late Summer
BY: JESS CLAYTON, M.AC., L.AC. – JULY 17, 2018 – ACUPUNCTURE With acupuncture becoming more mainstream as a complement to Western medicine, the thought may have crossed your mind to want to experience a treatment for yourself. Having never experienced acupuncture before, receiving an acupuncture treatment for the first time may feel intimidating for a… Read More What to Expect at Your First Acupuncture Treatment