How to Stay Healthy During Cold and Flu Season
It’s that time of year again. While you can get a cold or the flu at any time of the year, the peak season in the United States begins in November and runs through February. This year’s flu season is further complicated by COVID-19. By giving your immune system a much-needed boost now, it […]Read More
Can Acupuncture help treat PCOS?
As an Acupuncture Physician specializing in Women’s Health and Fertility, I consistently treat patients with hormone irregularities and infertility due to Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). These cases are growing exponentially by the year, with the affected age range becoming younger and younger. In 1980 the average age of onset of puberty and menstruation […]Read More
Harnessing Full Systems Health with Acupuncture
Hustle and bustle. Life is all about “busyness”, with constant going and doing. But what if we don’t feel like we’ve got enough gas in the tank? What if we can’t get our physical body to get on board with all the hustling and bustling we are supposed to be doing? What […]Read More
Jumpstart Your Fertility
As an Acupuncture Physician specializing in Women’s Health and Fertility, I see many patients each and every day looking to start a family. By the time patients even consider adding acupuncture to their journey, however, most are looking to be pregnant yesterday. Our Fertility Program is designed to help couples not only conceive, but […]Read More
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
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