Chronic Pain Healthcare Cost Reduction Through Acupuncture

As healthcare costs rise each year, patient, and more importantly employee, health is declining. Of the chronic conditions recognized by the health industry, chronic pain accounts for 20% of them.  Acupuncture has been used for the treatment of painful conditions for thousands of years. Osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia, joint pain, and back … Read More

The 1-Part Recipe for Acupuncturist Success

The Integrative Medicine & Holistic Health Association is a new organization that aims to assist corporations in providing innovative employee healthcare benefits with an integrative twist. The Association is building a community of like-minded integrative practitioners including: Naturopathic doctors Acupuncturist & Chinese herbal medicine Chiropractor Functional nutrition practitioner Integrative MDs, … Read More

Easy way to create Optimal Health using the Nu Val #’s

Here is a fantastic and easy-to-use system so that you know how much nutrition is actually in your food.  It is a system that was created by Dr. Katz at Yale University to help people attain optimal health from the everyday foods you buy at the grocery store. The system … Read More

Obamacare is good and bad- Here’s why…

Today the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).  Therefore, unless things drastically change (in the next elections), everyone will be required to have health insurance or face a tax penalty. While the tax will most likely be minimal $ compared to the … Read More

Is the New System of Health Insurance in Massachusetts Saving Money?

On June 22nd, 2012 the Massachusetts Attorney General Office (AGO -Martha Coakley) published their report called “Examination of Health Care Cost Trends and Cost Drivers -Report for Annual Public Hearing”.  This report was an examination of health care cost trends and cost drivers in the Massachusetts health care market. In 2008, the Massachusetts … Read More

YOGA -50 Diseases Scientifically Proven to Help Heal

Dr.Timothy McCall M.D. a yoga teacher and proponent, has compiled a fantastic collection of OVER 50 scientific studies that have been done on the healing benefits of yoga.  He is the author of the book “Yoga as Medicine- The Yogic Prescription for Health & Healing”, and lectures across the country … Read More

Acupuncture- AOMSM Keynote Speaker Announcement

The Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Society of Massachusetts (AOMSM) announced that the keynote speaker at their annual meeting will be the Integrative Medicine & Holistic Health Association’s Executive Director Geoff DePaula Lic.Ac. The meeting will be on Sunday May 6th from 10am -2pm (with a free lunch & CEU’s for those in attendance!). The location … Read More