Blog – Concord Center Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine

How Acupuncture Steps Down Pain

Acupuncture, Arthritis, Headaches & Migraines, Pain Acupuncture is a process. Like physical therapy or chiropractic care, it is very rare for acupuncture to be able to resolve a problem with just...
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Build Your Buffer Zone of Resiliency

Acupuncture, Autoimmune Disease, Digestive Problems, Emotional Wellbeing, Headaches & Migraines, Immune Support, Menopause, Menstrual Problems, Stress, Weight Loss Do you feel exhausted all the time? Does everything in life seem to trigger a migraine or a spike in blood pressure? Are you struggling...
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The Benefits of Grass-Fed and Pasture-Raised Broth and Meat

Book & Product Reviews, Nutrition We suggest making and drinking homemade bone broth to many patients. Sip a hot cup of homemade bone broth daily or eat it regularly in...
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3 Tips for Overcoming Anxiety Naturally

Acupuncture, Children’s Health, Emotional Wellbeing, Herbal Medicine, Men’s Health, Stress, Women’s Health If you struggle with anxiety, you know how hard it can be to relax and fully enjoy your life. You may have a lot of...
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7 Signs You Need Acupuncture This Spring

Acupuncture, Digestive Problems, Emotional Wellbeing, Headaches & Migraines, Herbal Medicine, Infertility, Menopause, Menstrual Problems, Pain, Stress, Women’s Health According to the historical Chinese calendar, spring begins in February each year, preceding the spring equinox by about a month and a half. In New...
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Bodyscan Relaxation Meditation

Allergies & Asthma, Autoimmune Disease, Emotional Wellbeing, Headaches & Migraines, Immune Support, Stress [siteorigin_widget class="WP_Widget_Media_Audio"][/siteorigin_widget] Stress is estimated to cause 80% of all illnesses. If stress isn’t the cause of the initial disease, it worsens whatever illnesses are...
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Getting the Upper Hand on Colds, Coughs and Flu

Acupuncture, Children’s Health, Herbal Medicine, Immune Support, Nutrition Are you tired of getting sick all the time? When you get sick do you end up on antibiotics for a sinus infection or on...
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Cultivating Gratitude

Emotional Wellbeing, Stress You are wired to focus on the negative aspects of your life because anticipating danger helps you survive. From the perspective of life preservation, this...
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Acupuncture Reduces Stress & Strengthens the Immune System

Acupuncture, Autoimmune Disease, Cancer, Digestive Problems, Emotional Wellbeing, Immune Support, Stress Most of us know that stress is not good for us. One of the many negative effects that stress has on our body is that...
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Acupuncture Reduces the Frequency & Severity of Migraine & Tension-Type Headaches

Acupuncture, Headaches & Migraines, Research There is now sufficient quantity and quality of evidence to show that acupuncture performs as well as, if not better than, the traditional pharmaceutical treatment...
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When you realize nothing is lacking, the whole world belongs to you.

Quotes - Lao Tzu
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Acupuncture Reduces Depression During Pregnancy

Acupuncture, Emotional Wellbeing, Infertility, Pregnancy & Postpartum Recovery, Research, Women’s Health Women suffering from depression, that are pregnant or wanting to become pregnant, may not know where to turn for help. Treatment with pharmaceutical antidepressants presents...
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Acupuncture Reduces Hot Flashes & Menopausal Symptoms

Acupuncture, Menopause, Women’s Health Many women suffering from hot flashes and other symptoms of menopause are searching for alternative ways of finding relief. A new study in theBritish Medical...
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Herbal Cranberry Sauce

Herbal Medicine, Recipes This delicious and therapeutic cranberry sauce is a staple at our Thanksgiving dinner each year. The negative effects of overeating can be greatly reduced by...
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Immune Boosting Chicken or Turkey Broth

Allergies & Asthma, Cancer, Digestive Problems, Immune Support, Nutrition, Recipes This broth is quite flavorful and can be eaten alone or it can used for any recipe that calls for chicken or turkey broth. Homemade...
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Acupuncture Reduces Fatigue, Depression and Anxiety for Women with Breast Cancer

Acupuncture, Cancer, Emotional Wellbeing, Research, Women’s Health Fatigue is a common and debilitating problem for many cancer survivors and for those undergoing cancer treatment. Conventional treatments are often insufficient in treating cancer...
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Miso Soup with Shiitake

Cancer, Digestive Problems, Recipes How can you get your miso soup to have the great depth of flavor that it does when you have it at a Japanese restaurant?...
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Black Bean & Quinoa Salad

Nutrition, Recipes This recipe is a staple in our summer meal planning. It is tasty and really quick and easy to make.  It is also a really...
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Improve Your Health with Acupoint Zusanli

Acupuncture, Allergies & Asthma, Cancer, Children’s Health, Digestive Problems, Immune Support Stomach 36 or Zusanli is a very important and effective point for building and maintaining health. This versatile acupuncture point has been used for thousands...
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6 Ways to Stay Healthy This Winter

Children’s Health, Herbal Medicine, Immune Support The more you are able to align yourself with nature, the greater health you will experience. If you watch and pay attention, you will notice...
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Acupuncture Tips for Staying Healthy during Autumn

Acupuncture, Immune Support Autumn has arrived in all its perfect glory this year. The cool crisp air, the rolling hills of apple orchards and pumpkins, the kite flying...
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Gluten Free Sandwich Bread

Digestive Problems, Nutrition, Recipes For those on a gluten free diet, finding good bread is an ongoing mission. The full line of overpriced and terrible prepackaged breads at the...
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Are Your Salads and Smoothies Sabotaging Your Weight Loss?

Digestive Problems, Nutrition, Weight Loss You wake up and throw together your usual morning power smoothie—kale, chia seeds, frozen berries, banana, almond milk, protein powder and some ice cubes. You...
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Ginger Scallion Tea for Colds

Immune Support, Recipes This is an excellent and effective remedy for very early stage colds with sneezing, chills or body aches. If you usually feel a winter cold...
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