Assisi Loop

Targeted Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields (tPEMF) [Image property of https://www.assisianimalhealth.com/] As a part of an integrative medicine approach to pain management in our veterinary patients, tPEMF therapy can be an important tool. This therapy method can be...

Moxibustion

Photo linked from the Chi Institute Instagram page! Follow them @chiinstitute or http://www.tcvm.com/home/instagram Moxibustion, or Moxa, is the Traditional Chinese Medicine practice of burning specific herbs (mugwart) to strategically warm the body. This treatment is...

Acupuncture for Cancer

Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine can be beneficial in treating many conditions. Today we’ll talk about how our pets diagnosed with cancer can benefit from acupuncture. Chemotherapy is very important for treating most types of cancer in our pets....

The Five Elements and Constitutions

(image courtesy of The Way of Least Resistance) In Traditional Chinese Medicine, the natural world is divided into five systems, known as the five elements. The elements are an important component of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Each element correlates to a season,...

Yin and Yang

   As the symbol represents, the universe is divided equally between the Yin and Yang. However, the division is not straight – Yin and Yang merge in a continuous cycle. The control and become each other while maintaining a precise balance. As represented by...