What is Electro-Acupuncture?

By now, acupuncture is almost a household name; and, even if you haven’t personally tried the brilliant Chinese Medicine technique, you probably know someone who has. As we know, acupuncture works by stimulating specific points near or on the surface of your skin-...

What is Gua Sha, & Could You Benefit From It?

Gua Sha is an ancient healing technique employed by many Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners. This natural, alternative therapy is performed by a trained technician, and is done using a smooth-edged instrument to scrape the client’s skin—but don’t worry, Gua...

Why Choose Alternative Medicine

It seems that there are so many options for healthcare and treatment in the world we live in today. Some would almost say too many since not an hour goes by where we’re not seeing some new drug or prescription advertised and promoted as the next great thing in health...

Wholeness for A New You in a New Year

Many people look forward to the New Year as a time of new beginnings. They greet it with new promises and new resolutions, eager to find new ways to improve their lives. With that in mind, they set new goals and make fresh promises, with the goal of bettering...

5 Benefits of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Chinese medicine has been used to for centuries and has proven its effectiveness over the course of time. Modern medicine is beginning to merge with more traditional remedies in order to grant a more holistic approach to health. For those considering traditional...

Chinese Medicine – A Path to Life Done Better

While ignored and neglected for fare too long, Chinese medicine is seeing a comeback and is finally getting the attention it deserves. Medical experts and health practitioners are finding more and more evidence to support conclusions that Chinese medicine came to so...

Why Chinese Medicine is the Bomb.com

If you are a newcomer to the concept of acupuncture and Chinese medicine then we welcome you with open arms. We have served the Los Gatos, CA, and San Jose, CA. area for many years with our medical practice. There has been a debate for years over whether which medical...

Chinese Medicine: Everything Old is New Again

If you’ve ever heard the term, ‘Chinese Medicine’, you probably have an odd picture in your mind in which you see a mysterious looking herb shop filled with various trinkets and good luck charms. While this may be the stereotype that was propagated in recent years...
Cupping Therapy… What’s That?

Cupping Therapy… What’s That?

If you’ve ever seen an athlete with odd-looking circles on their arms or legs, there’s a good chance that they’ve recently undergone a session of cupping therapy. While it’s become trendy in recent years, cupping therapy is far from new. It dates back to ancient...