Alison Born, L.Ac.

Posts by Alison Born, L.Ac.

Connecting the Dots: Taking the Time to Listen (& Be a Sleuth)

  Often when explaining how Oriental Medicine differs from standard allopathic (i.e. “Western”) medicine to a new patient, we acupuncturists like to use the metaphor of a tree with broken or diseased branches. Most are accustomed to going to a different specialist for each symptom they have, and more often than not the doctor only […]