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

Mental/Emotional Aspects of The Heart

The major responsibility of the heart in TCM is housing the mind and controlling the shen. “Shen” can be seen as the overall healthiness of the mind. When you look at a healthy person in good spirits, you know how you can see that in their eyes? There is a certain bright clarity and sense of health that shines

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Physical Aspects of The Heart

In Traditional Chinese Medicine, the heart is the organ most closely linked to emotion. Think about all the terms we use every day to describe our state of mind: “heartsick,” “heartbroken,” “heartache” The heart is not the director of subtlety; the emotions it encompasses seem to always be on the far end of the spectrum, either extreme sadness or extreme

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Auricular Acupuncture

Traditional Chinese Medicine is a medical system that dates back nearly 4,000 years. Auricular acupuncture was first mentioned around 500 B.C. in the Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine, which is the equivalent of the Bible for TCM practitioners. However, the method in which auricular acupuncture is practiced today is actually based upon discoveries that occurred in France in

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