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HEALTH ADVISORY ALERT UPDATE 3-16-2020: CORONAVIRUS AND SEASONAL INFLUENZA

Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine Associates of Nashua, PLLC is committed to your health and safety. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have implemented updated policies to ensure the health and safety of the population we serve, including:

Pre-screening of patients prior to office visits, completion of enhanced infection control procedures daily, taking additional precaution for […]

By |March 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Natural Thirst: The Instinct You Didn’t Know You Lost

Don’t get thirsty? Don’t like water…or forget to drink it? Sick of having to visit the bathroom constantly when you do try to drink more water? If you answered yes to any of those questions, please read this article. You are not alone, but you are at risk. And fixing it is easier than you think.

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Ho, ho, ho…’Tis the Season for Lyme Literacy! How much do you know?

Just look for the rash, right? No – this is not always present! Read on:

Lyme Disease Symptoms Checklist

Hepatitis A is on the Rise. Learn Your ABC’s Now.

Protect your liver. You’re going to need it well into your later years.

Hepatitis A is always out there, but it is making itself known – right here and right now – in our neighborhood. NH DHHS recently identified one case here in Nashua, and five others have been identified within Hillsborough County. So now is […]

By |February 28th, 2019|Infectious Disease, Lifestyle|

Local Mindfulness Classes in Nashua! Fall 2018

Interested in learning how #mindfulness practice can help with stress, anxiety, pain, or improving your health? Attend a quick class, or a longer series of classes:

“Mind-Body Healing”, a 2-hour, one-day course, will be offered by St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua on Wednesday 11-14-18 from 4:00 – 6:00 PM (register here: https://reg126.imperisoft.com/StJosephHospital/ProgramDetail/3337323032/Registration.aspx).

“Mindfulness Fundamentals Stress Reduction”, a […]

The FDA is actively seeking patient input about non-pharmacologic treatment of chronic pain. If acupuncture and Oriental medicine has helped you deal with chronic pain in your daily life, please take a moment and submit your comments here. And please share this post! Comments are due by 9-10-18. Thank you in advance for taking the time to educate […]

“Sorry, I can’t eat meat. I’m allergic.” C’mon…really? “Yes. Ever since that tick bite.”

Most of us aren’t fond of ticks. Now there’s a new reason to protect yourself (if the threat of lyme disease, erlichiosis, babesiosis, and the myriad of other tick borne illnesses were not enough). Read the story behind how a tick bite can facilitate an allergy to meat. 

Specialty Care: What is a Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncturist?

Dr. Theroux-Jette recently earned the distinction of becoming the first and only licensed acupuncturist in the state of New Hampshire to obtain specialty certification as a Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncturist, offered through the National Association for Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncturists (NAHPCA).

As a Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncturist, Dr. Theroux-Jette offers a specialized protocol […]

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Should you moderate your drinking?

On March 17, 2018, the New York Times reported an ongoing study by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, part of N.I.H., and funded by the alcohol industry is researching the effects of a daily drink as part of a healthy diet.

The study aims to prove that individuals without a negative predisposition (anyone with a […]

By |March 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Doctors, Revolt!

Bernard Lown, emeritus professor of cardiology at Harvard, reminds us to resurrect the lost art of healing in our daily interactions with patients in this inspiring article.

Rich Joseph, of the NY Times, writes: “He called for a return to the fundamentals of doctoring — listening to know the patient behind the symptoms; carefully touching the […]

By |March 1st, 2018|Care, Western Medicine|

Can I buy my Chinese Herbs on the Internet?

Purchasing Chinese herbs on the internet poses significant risk. Read here to learn more. Know your supplier!

By |February 27th, 2018|Herbal Medicine, Safety|