Yearly Archives: 2014

Acupuncture for Osteoarthritis

[tc-my-thumb] Osteoarthritis Osteoarthritis is a chronic condition in which the material that cushions the joints, called cartilage, breaks down. This causes the bones to rub against each other, causing stiffness, pain and loss of mobility.It is important to pay attention to your body because osteoarthritis symptoms usually develop gradually. At first, […]



Acupuncture For Pain Not Opioids

[tc-my-thumb]     One of the more difficult to treat conditions for me is one where a patient has been on Percocet, Codeine, Fentanyl for chronic pain.   It is my experience that the long term use of these opioids alter the pain response in such a way that it is difficult […]

Organic Foods Are Not Grown Equally

[tc-my-thumb]I first became acutely aware of “organic” produce in 1989 while in grad school at BU. I’d shop at the old Boston Food Co-Op on Cambridge Street Allston where they had a the display of organic vegetables and bulk dry goods. The truth is that the veggies did not always […]