Acupuncture In Medford, MA

Lisa M Blake MAOM, Dipl. O.M. (NCCAOM), Lic.Ac.

Welcome to Blake Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine
Located in Medford Square, I am committed to providing you with compassionate care through your wellness journey.

Acupuncture can help many different conditions by stimulating the body’s own innate healing systems with the added benefit of helping to maintain health and well-being for the future.

I have a special interest in treating conditions such as anxiety, depression, stress, PTSD, painful periods, PMS and insomnia, but also work with many people with a wide range of other conditions such as back pain, acid reflux, hot flashes, night sweats, TMJ, trigeminal neuralgia, plantar fascitis and Bell’s Palsy.

Please explore the site and if you have any questions please contact me via email or by phone.

I look forward to meeting you!

Lisa M Blake MAOM, Dipl. O.M. (NCCAOM), Lic.Ac.

 

When health is absent, Wisdom cannot reveal itself, Art cannot manifest, Strength cannot fight, Wealth becomes useless, and Intelligence cannot be applied


5 Acupoints to Help You Navigate Your Stress This Winter

There are several acupressure points that are known to treat stress and stress related symptoms. It’s important to understand that acupressure is not the only form of treatment and having a balanced diet, exercise regime and lifestyle will also decrease the chances of stress being a factor in your life.

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Stay Healthy This Winter with a Balanced Qi

Winter’s element is water and is associated with the kidneys, which in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is considered the source of all qi and energy within the body. Winter is also associated with the bladder and adrenal glands.

Focusing on inner reflection, rest, energy conservation and storage during the winter months is when it’s most important as

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Winter Acupuncture: Governing Vessel 14

Governing Vessel 14 is called The Great Hammer. This point is located below C 7 on the spine. C 7, the seventh cervical vertebrae is the one which is the most prominent. Traditionally the vertebrae were referred to as hammers because of their resemblance to the tool. This point is great because it is the intersecting point for

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