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At the Kokin Healing Center, we're all about education. We love to empower our patients to learn how to take good care of their bodies; and we're always learning ourselves. In that spirit, the Healing Blog is a place for us to teach and to learn. We hope you enjoy these posts and share them with friends, family and colleagues.

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    Five foods you should be eating this Spring

    Spring is a time of renewal, regeneration, growth and energy. The plants and animals awaken from the slumber of the cold winter months. The vital nutrients that have been stored in the roots of the plants and the bodies of the animals, comes to the surface and life becomes more vibrant and fluid.   Read More...

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    Five Acupuncture Points for Spring

    Spring is the season of growth, regeneration, increased activity and new beginnings. During the season of spring, people experience many changes. Allergies, high blood pressure, headaches, sinus pain and congestion, anger, irritation and tendon problems are just some of the issues common to the spring months.   Read More...

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    Building Protective Qi with TCM

    Everybody gets sick at some point in their life. For some, it’s just a quick weekend thing.  For others, it can last for several days and even weeks.   Read More...

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    The Brief Guide to Massage Therapy for Anxiety

    The downward spiral of anxiety can feel impossible to escape. You can find yourself overwhelmed and feel like there is nowhere to turn. That is when you need to explore massage therapy for anxiety. Massage therapy has a variety of benefits that make it a safe, effective alternative to prescription medications.  Read More...

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    Five Ways to Increase White Blood Cell Count with TCM

    Leukopenia is a term used when there are less than adequate white blood cells in the bloodstream. This condition may make those suffering from it susceptible to infections. Leukopenia is often seen in diseases such as AIDS, cancer and lupus, as well as in common occurrences like the flu or a cold.   Read More...

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    Acupuncture and Alcohol Detoxification

    Alcoholism affects nearly 16 million adults in the United States, yet only approximately 1.5 million Americans actually seek and get help to deal with their addiction. According to the National Center for Statistics and Analysis, nearly 88,000 people die from alcohol-related deaths every year, which makes alcohol the fourth leading preventable cause of death in the United States. After all the research that has been done on alcohol, people in the United States are still dying from something completely preventable.  Read More...

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    Why Should Your Drink Herbal Tea for Anxiety?

    Chinese medicine offers us many great and natural ways to manage anxiety. Discover essential information about how a simple cup of herbal tea can help.  Read More...

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    Acupuncture and Cervical Health

    Women’s health is a unique segment of the healthcare industry, and since January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, I'd like to talk about how acupuncture can help with this important piece of women's health.The cervix is just one small part of the uterus, specifically the lower part of the uterus that opens to allow passage between the uterus and the vagina. The cervix widens during childbirth to allow the baby to pass, it also allows the passage of menstrual fluids from the uter...  Read More...

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    3 Amazing Hot Stone Massage Health Benefits

    Have you ever thought about getting a hot stone massage, but never got around to it? If you haven't tried it yet, you're missing out on some great benefits! It can work wonders for both your body and your mind.Read on to find out the three main benefits of hot stone massage. Three Things Hot Stone Massage Does for YouLoosen Your MusclesHot stone massage uses techniques that penetrate deep into the muscles. This makes it great for relieving muscle soreness and stiffness of the j...  Read More...

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    Negative Ions and Positive Health

    In a study published by the National Institute of Health, researchers found negative air ions had a positive effect on the physiological parameters of blood pressure and heart rate, as well as neuronal activity, when applied to a group of rats. It was observed that the negative air ions significantly decreased heart rate and the blood pressure. These findings suggest negative air ions can influence health through the inhibition of neuronal activity.Negative ions may sound like something unhealth...  Read More...

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