Acupuncture, Insomnia & Blue Light

What do Acupuncture,  Blue light, and Insomnia have in common? I hosted a massage student practicum and this is an eye opening piece written by Kelsey Eigler. Think about your day right now. Play it through your head. Do you check your phone first thing in the morning? Before you go to bed? Do you work in an office? On …

Tennis Elbow and Wrist Pain

Working in a gym setting, I see a lot of elbow, forearm, and wrist pain. This can occur from many ways: Lifting too heavy a load: increasing a load when the body is not ready can result in immediate injury. Lifting a heavy load improperly: Proper technique is something I leave to all the trainers, physiotherapists, and chiropractors at Evolve. …

Your Brain On Acupuncture

Let us look at your brain on acupuncture! I am frequently asked “Does acupuncture really work?”, “What’s happening when you put a needle in?” , and “Will it reduce my pain?”.  I’ve compiled a few resources that can help give a visual representation of the effects of acupuncture. Here’s an interesting video that addresses these questions and shows MRI results …