One question that I get asked a lot is whether there is a particular formula that a person can take for colds and flu. Ultimately, it’s always best if herbs are prescribed by a practitioner trained in Chinese medicine, acupuncture and herbs, but there’s certain formulas that are pretty easy… Continue Reading Herbal Therapy in Traditional Chinese Medicine : Traditional Chinese Medicine: Cold & Flu Formulas

Hi. One of the things we do in Chinese herbalism is a little bit different from what people are always familiar with with herbalism. A number of people are familiar with taking echinacea for colds, where we use a single herb for a particular Western disease. In Chinese medicine, though,… Continue Reading Herbal Therapy in Traditional Chinese Medicine : What Is Herbalism?

One of the questions we oftentimes get is, people want more energy. And so, what we talk about is the tonic herbs in Chinese medicine. So, it’s a little bit different from what people know and are commonly used to, because we talk about qi, or energy tonics; and we… Continue Reading Herbal Therapy in Traditional Chinese Medicine : Traditional Chinese Medicine: Tonic Herbs

SARAH HAUER: Hi. I’m Sarah Hauer. SIG HAUER: And I’m Sig Hauer, and we’re professional practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine. SARAH HAUER: We’re here on behalf of Expert Village. SIG HAUER: And welcome to our video. SARAH HAUER: What we’re emphasizing here is an integrated approach of mind, body and… Continue Reading What is Chinese Medicine? : Acupuncture Approaches of Mind, Body & Spirit

SARAH HAUER: Hi. I’m Sarah Hauer. SIG HAUER: And I’m Sig Hauer, and we’re professional practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine. SARAH HAUER: We’re here on behalf of Expert Village. SIG HAUER: And welcome to our video. When a person comes to us for help, usually things have gotten so out… Continue Reading What is Chinese Medicine? : Types of Acupuncture Treatments

SARAH HAUER: Hi. I’m Sarah Hauer. SIG HAUER: And I’m Sid Hauer, and we’re professional practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine. SARAH HAUER: We’re here on behalf of Expert Village. SIG HAUER: And welcome to our video. SARAH HAUER: One of the questions we get asked quite frequently is “What does… Continue Reading What is Chinese Medicine? : What Acupuncture Does

SARAH HAUER: Hi. I’m Sarah Hauer. SIG HAUER: And I’m Sig Hauer, and we’re professional practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine. SARAH HAUER: We’re here on behalf of Expert Village. SIG HAUER: And welcome to our video. Let’s talk about what to expect during your initial office visit. The first time… Continue Reading What is Chinese Medicine? : Does Acupuncture Hurt?

SARAH HAUER: Hi. I’m Sarah Hauer. SIG HAUER: And I’m Sig Hauer, and we’re professional practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine. SARAH HAUER: We’re here on behalf of Expert Village. SIG HAUER: And welcome to our video. People can be concerned about how many needles we’re going to use and that… Continue Reading What is Chinese Medicine? : Number of Needles Used in Acupuncture

SARAH HAUER: Hi. I’m Sarah Hauer. SIG HAUER: And I’m Sig Hauer, and we’re professional practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine. SARAH HAUER: We’re here on behalf of Expert Village. SIG HAUER: And welcome to our video. A case I recently had with a gentleman in his early 60’s. Every morning,… Continue Reading What is Chinese Medicine? : Success Stories in Chinese Medicine

SARAH HAUER: Hi. I’m Sarah Hauer. SIG HAUER: And I’m Sig Hauer, and we’re professional practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine. SARAH HAUER: We’re here on behalf of Expert Village. SIG HAUER: And welcome to our video. We’re going to talk about the common disorders that are treated by acupuncture. And… Continue Reading What is Chinese Medicine? : The Healing Power of Acupuncture