Featured Acupuncturist – Arden Yingling

We’re pleased to introduce this month’s Featured Acupuncturist Arden Yingling! Arden is is gifted acupuncturist and herbalist, so please read below and find out more about her and her practice, Song Bird Acupuncturist. Arden Yingling, L.Ac., MAcOM, is a board-certified acupuncturist and herbalist in Austin, Texas. Arden loves working with babies and kids to help them…

Featured Acupuncturist – Acupuncture by Devon

We’re pleased to introduce this month’s Featured Acupuncturist Devon Vernetti! Devon is a truly inspiring clinician and gifted healer, so please read below and find out more about her and her practice, Acupuncture by Devon. Dr. Devon became a healthcare professional to work with people, be an educator and make a difference in her patient’s lives…

Acupuncture for Kids Even Safer Than Study Findings

    I believe acupuncture for kids is even safer than the study findings due to the rigorous clinical training, safety standards and certifications that modern American acupuncturists go through before becoming licensed.  After reviewing the study I found that these standards were not reflected in the systematic review because much of the data for the…

Reader Question: Any Tips for Earaches and Ear Infections?

We love to keep in contact with our readers, and it’s your questions that inspire us to keep providing relevant and useful information to help keep kids healthy. Recently, one of our readers reached out with a question: I need a home remedy for an ear infection that is safe for my baby. My baby will…

Controlling Childhood Asthma Better through Acupressure and Acupuncture

Most of the time children’s asthma can be managed adequately with medication, but what if medicine is not enough or it’s not well tolerated by your child? Parents don’t always think about bringing their kids in for acupuncture, but they are increasingly turning to this ancient medicine to help their children find relief. Acupuncture and…