Healing Blocks

Inevitably, at some point in our healing journey we will come across something that will make us want to turn around. Like a huge boulder in the path, it feels impossible to move.  This is what we refer to as a block. In Chinese Medicine, we call it stagnation. It can feel so huge that it can feel impossible to work through. This is the point where we like to settle, give up and turn…

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Potential Energy and Acupuncture

In chemistry, you learn about something called potential energy. Potential energy is stored energy that is available for use at any moment, under the right conditions. For example, water behind a dam. Why am I writing about chemistry concepts on an acupuncture website? Because everything is connected. We are all made up of kinetic energy (motion) and of stored energy. Acupuncture helps to release of energetic blocks and facilitate the smooth flow of qi (energy)…

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