Entries by Lokahi Acupuncture San Jose

The Year of the Wood Dragon

Exploring Chinese Astrology and the Wood Dragon Chinese culture boasts a rich tradition of astrology that has been utilized for centuries to determine individual personalities and predict future events. This system comprises 12 zodiac animals, each representing a year of the 12-year cycle. In this blog post, we delve into the Chinese zodiac and specifically the […]

Auricular Therapy: Significance of the Ear in Chinese Medicine

by Susannah Lee, LAc In the realm of Chinese medicine, the ear holds profound significance as a microcosm of the entire body, reflecting the interconnectedness of organ systems and serving as a canvas for holistic treatments. Auricular Therapy Delving into the captivating world of auricular therapy, we unravel the beauty and significance of the ear, […]

Male Infertility: 5 Tips for Boosting Fertility Naturally

Facing male infertility can be challenging for men and their partners. You are not alone in your struggle. It is essential to know that matters of male fertility are treatable and manageable. In recent years, infertility rates have significantly increased. Fortunately, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) provides treatment for individuals experiencing infertility. This extensive practice takes […]

What We Say Versus What We Mean – Part III: Arthritis

Arthritis is a common condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It’s a condition that causes inflammation and stiffness in the joints, which can be painful. However, the way we describe this condition differs depending on whether we’re using Western or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) terminology. In this blog post, we’ll be exploring the difference […]