Acupuncture and Wei Qi: Understanding the Connection for Optimal Health and Wellness

Chinese Medicine believes that strengthening wei qi, the body’s protective energy, is key to overall [...]

The Winter Solstice, Water & Nurturing the Kidney Channel

The winter solstice this year is on Tuesday, December 21st. The first official day of [...]

An Interview with Dr. Arlen McClellan, Licensed Acupuncturist/Herbalist at Jen Becker Acupuncture

Dr. Arlen McClellan is just joining the practice this summer, and we are thrilled to [...]

Herbs for Stress & Anxiety

With over 9 years as a practicing acupuncturist, I can say that probably 85% of [...]

Five Flavors Herbs: The Herbal Pharmacy Now At Your Fingertips

It’s been a year of incredible growth for my practice, moving permanently to our lovely [...]

Natural Lyme Treatments and Prevention

Lyme disease is one of the most pervasive and yet under-diagnosed and misunderstood diseases out [...]

Chaga: The King of Mushrooms

The concept of using mushrooms as anything other than delicious additions to an omelet, pasta [...]

Rhodiola to the Rescue!

You may have heard people talking about the amazing benefits of an herb called Rhodiola. [...]