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The Great Gua Sha
May 1, 2021
Last year was one of extraordinary changes. Our health and way of life are now the subject of intense scrutiny to not only our healthcare professionals but also to our families, friends and total...
Empowerment Through Integrative Medicine
December 1, 2020
To say this particular time in history is a stressful one for healthcare professionals everywhere is an understatement. Healthcare workers have experienced stress and emotional fatigue for decades, but the situation is only becoming...
The Mindful Side of Integrative Health
November 1, 2020
What led you personally to qigong and tai chi, and how long have you been practicing? I started tai chi while studying at the University of Liaoning Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1978 (42 years...
Practicing Musculoskeletal Health
October 1, 2020
Back pain and general muscle soreness are common problems for many people. Understanding correct force postures and maintaining your musculoskeletal system will help to both treat and prevent pain and disease.  What causes musculoskeletal...
What You Need to Know About Chinese Medicine for Stress Relief
September 1, 2020
How Stress Affects the Body The human body is hardwired to handle stress. However, over time, too much stress takes a toll on the body. When we feel threatened, the sympathetic nervous system is activated, causing...
Introducing AOMA and Integrative Medicine
August 1, 2020
AOMA’s name, AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine, echoes the movement toward an integrative, holistic approach to healthcare involving practitioners of both Western and Asian medicine. AOMA trains its students to be able to...
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