A classic. For when you’re just feeling the beginnings of a Cold
Yes, it’s okay to use some honey to taste. This is supposed to be a strongly flavored tea.
If you’d like to further support your immune system during this change of seasons, come in for a series of acupuncture. There are also herbal formulas for those of us who get sick often, to help get over a cold faster, or to work on that lingering cough. For a stuffy head and nose, patients are usually breathing better during their appointment.
Let us know what we can do to support you.
Today I want to share with you a wonderful immune boosting recipe that's easy to make at home!
Autumn Immune Vegetables
Are your friends, co-workers and family sick and you’re worried you might get sick? Have something delicious, healthy, and medicinal all at once! Can also be taken at the onset of getting a Cold
Serves 4, often with brown rice and soy sauce
Acupuncture is often called "alternative" medicine. Like an indie film, we're just not perceived as mainstream. For many people, we're not the first line of defense, and many think "Well, if acupuncture is so good, then why isn't it everywhere? If it were so good it wouldn't be just an alternative". One reason is that there's less money in acupuncture. Until healthcare isn't seen as a huge money-making opportunity for big business, we're going to continue. Acupuncture isn't an "alternative" to "regular" "traditional" medicine. We are traditional. We are normal. Side effects, addiction, and huge profits are not. Pain pills should be the new alternative
I'm excited to announce that I'll be open all day Tuesdays starting November 6th! Please visit Fairhaven Integrative Health to schedule!
This is the fascinating and diverse history of acupuncture for drug detox in the U.S. known as the "NADA" protocol. Its use for the opioid epidemic is relevant now more than ever.
Read more here.
I'm Matthew Stuckey, a licensed East Asian Medicine practitioner. I practice acupuncture in Bellingham and Burlington, WA. I'm passionate about sharing this ancient art of healthcare with you, and providing you the best treatments possible.