Deepest Health Podcast 29 – Structural integration and acupuncture : An interview with Cintain 昆游龍

The main event for this week’s podcast is digging into the similarities and differences between the theories underlying acupuncture and structural integration. We explore what this might mean for Chinese medicine practitioners, how we classically informed practitioners can or should integrate Western anatomical understanding, and so much more. Is the jingmai system the same as […]

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Deepest Health Chinese Medicine Podcast 28 – Why should you care about acupuncture professional associations like the AAAOM?

Chinese Medicine Central Podcast 28 is chiefly taken up by my conversation spurred by this Acupuncture Today article concerning the disorganization and recent organizational dysfunction of the American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM). In that section, I believe I make a fairly compelling case for why you SHOULD care about national professional organizations, […]

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Comprehensive review of the digital versions of Peter Deadman’s manual of acupuncture

It’s no surprise to anyone who reads Chinese Medicine Central regularly that I’m more of an herbs guy than an acupuncture guy. I deeply respect the modality, however, and do seek to extend my understanding of it with each treatment I give. My time devoted to study of acupuncture is minuscule compared to the time […]

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