5 ways your acupuncturist is different than your MD

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By Mackenzie Kremer, student acupuncturist Acupuncturists utilize a variety of strategies when treating their patients. An acupuncturist’s approach is much different than that of a traditional Western medical doctor. Holistic practitioners believe in a different set of techniques to best aid their … Continue reading

IN BALANCE — Understanding our microbiome

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  Following some surprising discoveries over the last decade, the White House announced the National Microbiome Inniative(NMI) in May 2016. The NMI aims to advance understanding of microbiomes in order to aid in the development of useful applications in areas … Continue reading

Acupuncture: 3 questions everyone asks

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Acupuncture – the stimulation of specific points along the body, most often by insertion of tiny needles. Acupuncture has few side-effects, is relatively safe, and an effective form of treatment for both chronic and acute conditions. Acupuncture is a technique … Continue reading

8 tips to keep your cool this summer

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It’s the summer of festivals here in Milwaukee, but beware of over-indulging in sun, alcohol and heavy foods – all big parts of festivals. Take advantage of summer fun, but don’t forget, a healthy lifestyle is all about balance. 1. … Continue reading