Manual Lymphatic Drainage: what’s it good for?
Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage Within each one of us resides a silent system, the lymphatic system, whose only function is to remove toxic build-up and keep us healthy. How cool is that? The lymphatic system is a network of tissues and organs that carries lymphatic fluid with infection-fighting blood cells throughout the entire body. […]Read More
Birth Worker Spotlight: Acupuncture for Fertility By Dallas Arthur
A few months ago I was interviewed by my friend Dallas Arthur, of Dallas Arthur Photography, for her latest project producing the Birth Worker Spotlight Blog. Enjoy! DAP: ” I’m excited to announce a new little project of mine! We have so many excellent birth workers here in Jacksonville, from midwives and doulas to chiropractors […]Read More
Something You Can Really Sink Your Feet Into
The Power of Tibetan Foot Soaks by Miranda Cunningham Medicine has been practiced in many different parts of the world for over thousands of years. Although it was not as advanced as today’s practices, the clever and determined healers of years past sought any way possible to care for the ill and diseased. One […]Read More
Acupuncture for Harnessing Willpower
Ever had one of those days or weeks where you just can’t pull yourself out of bed in the morning? Or perhaps you just can’t say “No!” to the dessert tray. Regardless of the activity, willpower is what keeps some people disciplined. But it doesn’t make you a bad person if you have dessert […]Read More
Extending our massage therapy hours!
Exciting News! We, at Health Pointe Jacksonville, are very excited to finally be opening morning hours for massage therapy on Mondays and Wednesdays. Massages will now be available on Mondays from 9:00am – 7:00pm* and Wednesdays from 9:00am – 7:00pm*. Call or schedule your massage online today! (904)448-0046 www.hpjax.com *Last appointment can be scheduled […]Read More
LED low-level light therapy- what is it?
More and more these days I’m beginning to consider myself as a pupil of the biohacker age (thank you Dave Asprey for that coined term) and not “just” as an Acupuncture Physician. It’s whole systems health that I’m interested in obtaining AND providing to our patients. It is no secret that Healthcare is constantly changing […]Read More
Acupuncture for Menopause
Whether you suffer from insomnia, night sweats, hot flashes, fatigue, weight gain, or mood swings we can help alleviate your discomforts of menopause without the use of harsh medications. By combining acupuncture, herbal formulas, nutritional/lifestyle counseling and potential vitamin or mineral supplementation we can help arm you with the menopause essentials that will make the […]Read More
Chinese New Year 2018 – The Year of the Dog
~by Miranda Cunningham The Spring Festival, or more commonly known in the U.S. as Chinese New Year, is a celebration that has taken place for thousands of years in Chinese land and cultures (some say as early as 2300 BC!) (Wiki). As many years as this holiday has been celebrated, there are just as many […]Read More
My skin cancer journey ~1 year later
Well hello there! I know I promised regular posts on my healing journey from my facial skin cancer episode last year, but let’s face it sometimes life just takes you on an altogether different journey. For example, I got married last June and then immediately embarked on a trip of a lifetime honeymoon! With just […]Read More
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine for Musculoskeletal Issues
The musculoskeletal system consists of connective tissues including joints, ligaments, and tendons. Problems with the musculoskeletal system can result in inflammation and pain, and ultimately reduce the body’s overall health. Increasingly, people are looking for more natural approaches to help relieve painful musculoskeletal conditions instead of relying on medications. Well known for its effectiveness in […]Read More
My skin cancer journey, week 1
Hey there. How much did that last blog post leave you hanging?! Sorry about that. I received tons of such heartfelt messages from that post and am feeling so LOVED right now. So let me start this post by saying THANK YOU! I so appreciate all your kind words, thoughts and prayers. Good news: things […]Read More
My skin cancer journey
This year really started out with a bang. We just celebrated Chinese New Year which brings us the year of the Fire Rooster. According to astrologists this year will be “challenging” and and it will be a powerful one, with no middle of the road when it comes to moving forward. This year, impressions count. No […]Read More