Blog Posts in June, 2010

Acupuncture and Miscarriage Prevention

by Pamela Policastro, L.Ac. Miscarriage is the result of many possible factors during pregnancy. These include genetic factors, environmental factors, circulatory factors, and immunologic factors. ...
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Food and Mood: Coping with Loss

By Breea Johnson, MS RD LDN Going through a loss can have a huge impact on our nutrition. We know that the mind and body are intertwined, with an even closer connection between the brain and the gut ...
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An Energetic Remedy for Loss

Last Friday I was riding home from work with our wise-beyond-her-years Chicago admin/receptionist Jenny when our conversation turned to coping with loss. This had not been an easy winter for Jenny, ...
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Electrifying Acupuncture Tools

by Pamela Policastro, L.Ac. It sounds a bit scarey, but there’s a good chance that at some point in your fertility acupuncture treatment your TCM practitioner will pull out “the ...
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Is Your Prenatal Nutritionist a Specialist?

By Breea Johnson, MS RD LDN We tend to think of our genetics as a hereditary "gift" from our parents - one that can keep on giving. Depending on the cards dealt by nature, we may have a life-long ...
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